Graduate Admissions Checklist

We're excited that you've applied with us! Evaluating an application means assessing the academic, intellectual, spiritual, and personal contributions a student can make to our University and mission. 


When completing the application you will be asked to list names, phone numbers and emails of two references not related to you. We suggest that one of these be an academic, professional, or pastoral reference.


Submit your official transcripts via certified pdf to or mailed to:

Piedmont International University
Office of Admissions
420 S. Broad St.
Winston-Salem, NC 27101


Submit your 500 word Autobiographical Essay - The essay should include:

  • Aspects of your Christian experience
  • Relevant work/ministry experience
  • Personal and professional interests
  • Capacity for academic initiative and discipline
  • Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.) applicants must include a statement of call to ministry.


Additional Program-specific Requirements (if applicable) should be submitted electronically to your assigned Admissions Counselor.


Do you have questions? Feel free to call 336.725.8344, or email to receive assistance.