Thank you for your interest in applying to CTU. Academic programs at CTU are open to all qualified students who wish to prepare for ministry or desire to study theology for personal or professional growth.
Can I apply online? Yes. In an effort to make applying to Catholic Theological Union (CTU) convenient and user-friendly, we’ve moved to an online application system.
How do I start? It’s easy. To begin your application to CTU, visit www.ctu.edu/apply.
CTU welcomes those enrolled at other institutions to study with us. Many times visiting students are interested in taking a class/es at CTU to supplement their experience elsewhere.
Members of the Association of Chicago Theological Schools (ACTS)
If you are taking classes at an ACTS institution, you can register for CTU courses through your Registrar's Office. ACTS member schools include:
The international character of CTU is one of the school’s strongest features. International students add greatly to the culture and spirit of CTU, as well as to the classroom experience. CTU invites international students who are interested in a CTU continuing education, certificate, and/or degree program to apply.
Information for international students wishing to apply:
As you navigate through all of the places that are listed in your Hyde Park directory, please see the CTU faculty, staff, and student picks. Members of the CTU community have shared why they love to visit these places, whether to, eat, shop, meet, or just relax. These are places that the CTU community have chosen to share with you their experience and why they love to visit theses places,’ whether to eat, shop, or relax at.
All applicants to degree and certificate programs at CTU are to demonstrate English language proficiency.
The English Language proficiency requirement can be met by:
- undergraduate or graduate studies from an institution in which English was the instructional language.