Convocation – Updates from Concordia Seminary, St. Louis – Wednesday 10.25.17

All Are Invited! Financial Aid and other updates.

Please plan to attend, or view at, a convocation TOMORROW (October 25) to hear exciting news and updates from the recent Board of Regents meeting. The convocation will be 10:30 a.m. (Central Time) in Werner Auditorium and will be broadcast live.

Information shared will include updates from the recent meeting of the Board of Regents. Of special interest to prospective and incoming students will be information about financial aid.


Pastor Wrede


Recruitment Travel – Texas


Rev. Scott Holder, Admissions Officer

Texas Itinerary – October 23-26, 2017

Please call Rev. Holder at 314.505.7225 or email him at to make an appointment.

Monday, October 23

Crown of Life Lutheran

19291 Stone Oak Parkway

San Antonio, TX  78258


3:00 – 8:00 pm

Tuesday, October 24

Concordia University Texas

11400 Concordia University Dr.

Austin, TX  78726


3:00-7:00 pm 

Wednesday, October 25

St. Paul Lutheran Church

1301 Hogan Lane

Waco, TX  76705


8:00 am – 12:00 pm 

University Lutheran Chapel

315 College Main

College Station, TX 77840


3:00 am-8:00 pm

Thursday, October 26

Pastor Holder is available in the

San Antonio  area in the morning.

Please call/text 314.502.1479 or email for an appointment.

Cross Lutheran Church

2171 Common Street

New Braunfels, TX  78130


3:00-8:00 pm



Specific Ministry Pastor Application Deadline

The application deadline for the spring 2018 cohort of the Specific Ministry Pastor (SMP) program is October 31, 2017. Your application and all supporting documents must be received by the Admissions Office from your district by October 31.  Applications received after October 31 will be considered for the fall 2018 cohort.  Entry-Level Competency Exams (ELCE) must be passed by November 30, 2017 for the spring 2018 cohort.  For additional information about the SMP program, go to or contact your district office

Application Fee Increase

Attention all 2018 applicants to Concordia Seminary, St. Louis

Application Fee Change

Effective immediately, the Board of Regents has raised the application fee to $100.

Applicants who are current students at a Concordia University System school or Valparaiso University will have their application fee waived if their application is received by October 31, 2017.

If you have any questions, please contact your Admissions Counselor or call 314.505.7200 or

Recruitment Travel – Wisconsin

Rev. Bill Wrede, Director of Admissions

Wisconsin Itinerary – October 16-17, 2017

Please call Rev. Wrede at 314.750.5151 or email him at to make an appointment.

Monday, October 16 and 17

Concordia University Wisconsin

12800 N. Lakeshore Drive

Mequon, WI  53097


10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Alumni Heritage Room

Tuesday, October 17

Saint Paul Lutheran Church

701 Washington Street

Grafton, WI  53024

262.377.4659 X339

5:00 to 8:00 pm

Conference Room in Office

Recruitment Travel – Southern California

Rev. Jaime Nava, Admissions Officer

Southern California Itinerary – October 17-20, 2017

Please call Rev. Nava at 314.505.7224 or

 email him at to make an appointment.


Tuesday, October 17

Pastor Nava is available in

the San Diego area from

10:00 am to 1:30  pm.  Please

call/text 314.371.9314 or

email for an appointment.


Grace Lutheran Church

3967 Park Blvd.

San Diego, CA  92103


3:00-8:00 pm


Wednesday October 18

Pastor Nava is available in the

LaVerne area from 12:00 pm to

1:00 pm.  Please call/text

314.371.9314 or email for an



University Lutheran Chapel

10915 Strathmore Drive

Los Angeles, CA  90024


2:00 – 8:00 pm


Thursday (8:00 am – 4:00 pm)

Friday 8:00 am – noon)

October 19 and 20

Concordia University Irvine

1530 Concordia West

Irvine, CA  92612


8:00 am – 4:00 pm


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