Ready to Apply?

HGST-App-HandsWhen you are ready, the simple steps below will guide you through the application process. Be sure to check out the admission requirements page for more information about applying to HGST. If you have any questions, please contact a member of our Admissions Team at (713) 942-9505 or


Click below to access our applications. Both are available as fillable PDF files. Please save the completed application and email it to us at or print your application and mail it to: HGST Admissions Office, 4300-C West Bellfort, Houston, TX 77035.

Master’s Application
DMin Application

Application Fees

In order to process your application, we must receive your application fee. You can pay your fee online here. You may also mail a check to us (made payable to HGST) or stop by campus to pay with cash or check. All application fees are non-refundable.

  • Master’s Fee: $50 before deadline or $100 after deadline
  • Doctor of Ministry Fee: $100 before deadline or $150 after deadline

Upcoming Application Deadlines

Visit our dates and deadlines page for a complete list of upcoming deadlines. If the deadline has passed for the upcoming semester, please contact the Admissions Office so we can discuss your options.

Master’s Programs:

Summer I May 15, 2015
Summer II June 17, 2015

Doctor of Ministry Program:

 Semester I
(Fall 2015)
 April 15, 2015

Additional Admission Forms

Visit the admission requirements page for a complete listing of paperwork necessary to complete your application.

Master’s Programs:
Reference Form

Admission Questions:

Master of Arts in Counseling
Master of Arts in Missional Leadership
Master of Arts in Spiritual Direction
Master of Divinity
Master of Theological Studies

Doctor of Ministry Program:
Reference Form
Church Endorsement Form
Admission Questions