Application Management

All applications for Harvard Divinity School are managed through this application portal. To apply to any HDS program you must first create an account, or log in as a returning user. Once you log in, please be sure to select the appropriate program application.

The fall 2019 Graduate Admissions Application to apply for the Master of Divinity, Master of Theological Studies, Master of Theology, and Special Student programs is no longer available as the application deadline has passed. Returning applicants, please log into your application here.

The application for entrance in Fall 2020 will become available via our website beginning in September 2019.

If you are interested in applying to the PhD program (jointly offered with the Committee on the Study of Religion at the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences) please go to the Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences website for further information.


Please Note:  We are unable to accept applications for the Ho Scholar Program for the 2019-20 academic year. If you are interested in applying to this program in the future, please check back with our office in September 2019 to learn if we are accepting applications for the 2020-21 academic year. 

Returning users:

Log in to continue an application.

First-time users:

Create an account to start a new application.