Bexley Seabury is committed to providing the highest quality theological education to all program participants. Through the substantial support of donors and our historic endowment funds, we are able to provide some financial aid for students with demonstrated need. We also offer the St. Marina scholarship for LGBTQ, students, funded by an anonymous donor. Click here for more information about this scholarship.
Future students are strongly encouraged to submit their financial aid application at the same time as their application for admission. Current students who are in good academic and financial standing with the seminary may apply for financial aid at any time.
Current students who are in good academic standing with the seminary may apply for need-based financial aid at any time.
- Financial aid may be available for students in the following programs: Master of Divinity (MDiv), Doctor of Ministry students in the program in Congregational Development and the program in Preaching (DMin), and Diploma on Anglican Studies (DAS).
- MDiv students matriculated at Bexley Seabury who wish to be considered for a particular scholarships under the Bexley Seabury Scholars program, such as the St. Marina Scholarship, have additional documentation required. You can click here to find out if you are eligible for these scholarships and for instructions on how to apply.
- Aid is not available to students who cross-register from a school other than Bexley Seabury (such as ACTS students).
Application for financial aid is made by submitting a financial aid application. Students requesting aid must also complete a FAFSA assessment as part of the application process, our school FAFSA code is G37473. Financial aid will not be finalized until all requested documentation is received. If you are submitting your application prior to April 15th, please submit your FAFSA information for the same school year. If after April 15th, please submit your FAFSA information for the following school year.
Continuation of financial aid is always dependent on available funds and upon meeting need-based eligibility requirements. Read here our Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) policy.
Federal Student loans are subject to return under title IV policy (R2T4) BSSF-FSA R2T4 Funds Policy available here.
Bexley Seabury will not take any of the four following actions toward any student using U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Post 9/11 G.I. Bill® * (Ch. 33) or Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (Ch. 31) benefits, while their payment from the
United States Department of Veterans Affairs is pending to the educational institution:
• Prevent their enrollment;
• Assess a late penalty fee to;
• Require they secure alternative or additional funding;
• Deny their access to any resources (access to classes, libraries, or other institutional facilities) available to other students who have satisfied their tuition and fee bills to the institution.
However, to qualify for this provision, such students may be required to:
• Produce the VA’s Certificate of Eligibility by the first day of class;
• Provide written request to be certified;
• Provide additional information needed to properly certify the enrollment as described in other institutional policies (see our VA School Certifying Official for all requirements).
* GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at https://www.benefits.va.gov/
- To learn more about financial aid at Bexley Seabury, please contact Lynn Bowers at firstname.lastname@example.org or (773) 380-7052.