WE WELCOME APPLICANTS FROM AROUND THE WORLD. Students come to the seminary with a variety of educational, career and spiritual backgrounds. Some acquaintance with The Christian Community or anthroposophy is expected. In most cases, applicants over the age of 28 should have a college degree or vocational training.

SEMINARY CONTRIBUTION: Contributions to the seminary may be arranged in installments.  The training begins with the Fall semester.
Fall 2018 Semester $2,060.00
Spring 2019 Semester $2,735.00

HOUSING: Students are welcome to arrange their own accommodation or may arrange to live on-campus.

*September 2018 semester:
$1,840.00 A small room in Holder House student housing (larger rooms are also available)
$2,060.00 Contribution towards the seminary
*January 2019 semester:
$2,567.50 A small room in Holder House student housing (larger rooms are also available)
$2,735.00 Contribution towards the seminary
 *An organic breakfast at the seminary is included, week days.
Scholarship funds are limited, especially in the first two semesters. Saturdays are left open for some part-time work.


HEALTH INSURANCE: Students are responsible for their own health insurance and any medical costs. The seminary does not carry health insurance coverage for students nor can it accept any financial responsibility for students requiring medical treatment.

TO APPLY: The application process involves a preliminary conversation with one of our directors, filling out all application materials and at least one formal interview with the directors.  Please email for further information and to discuss questions you may have.

Spring 2019 semester: January 14th to April 26, 2019.  For details, please click the Program link.
The Seminary of the Christian Community
7 Carmen Court
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977

Tel. 845 356 0972