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Please send all materials to:
Moody Bible Institute
Admissions Office
820 N. LaSalle Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60610


Contact Admissions at:
(800) 967-4624 or
(312) 329-4400 or

Application Requirements


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To be considered for admission, you must have been a Christian for at least one year and actively participate in a Protestant church. In addition, the following items are required as part of the application process:

Applying for Admission

1. Complete and submit online application
2. Support doctrinal qualifications for students
3. Write autobiographical essays
4. Two references
5. Nonrefundable application fee

If you are a:

Future Student
6. SAT/ACT (for Elementary Education program only)
7. High school transcripts
Transfer Student
6. SAT/ACT (for Elementary Education program only)
7. High school transcripts
8. College transcripts
Homeschool Student
6. SAT/ACT (for Elementary Education program only)
7. Official transcripts or GED
8. Home school verification form
International Student
6. TOEFL or IELTS or Duolingo
7. Official transcript evaluation



Autobiographical Essays


Doctrinal Qualifications


Homeschool Students


International Students


Music Students (Chicago only)


Non-Academic Requirements






Application Deadlines

Listed below are dates by which applications must be submitted and all required credentials must be on file in order to receive equal consideration with other applicants. Allow sufficient time for the processing of transcripts and reference requests so that they arrive at the Admissions Office prior to the stated deadlines.

To ensure your application can be considered for the semester of your choice, please have all reference forms and transcript(s) postmarked by the following dates:

Undergraduate–Chicago Application Deadline
Fall Semester (We are still accepting applications on a space-available basis) Dec. 1 (Early decision)
Mar 1. (Regular decision)
Spring Semester Oct. 1


Undergraduate–Aviation Application Deadline
Fall Semester June 1
Spring Semester Dec. 1


Online Session Application Deadline
Fall Semester 1st eight-week term July 24
Fall Semester 2nd eight-week term September 25
Spring Semester 1st eight-week term December 7
Spring Semester 2nd eight-week term February 19
Summer Semester eight-week term April 22
Independent Study and Online Self-Paced Students Applications should be submitted two weeks prior to desired registration

Title IX Policy/Sexual Harassment and Sexual Violence Response Policy

Moody expects all members of the Moody community to comply with Moody’s Sexual Harassment and Sexual Violence Response Policy (“Title IX Policy”). We strongly encourage you to contact the Title IX office regarding any conduct that potentially constitutes sexual harassment or sexual violence involving a student or employee. The employee responsible for coordinating Title IX compliance efforts is:

Mark Griffin

Director, Title IX Coordinator

820 N. LaSalle Blvd. Chicago, IL 60610
(312) 329-2113

Please review the Title IX webpage at the following URL to contact the Title IX office, access the Sexual Harassment and Sexual Violence Response Policy, and for more information/resources related to sexual harassment or sexual violence: