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Admission Requirements

  • Applications to the Institute for Priestly Formation at Creighton University are processed after September 1st prior to attending IPF’s Summer Program of Spiritual Formation for Diocesan Seminarians.
  • You are encouraged to apply early. Please note that the first nine credits must be taken as one unit over one summer in IPF. “Unit One” courses are a prerequisite for the Integration Seminar which is required and serves as an analogy to a comprehensive exam. It determines readiness for “Unit Two”, Theology of the Spiritual Exercises: Theory and Practice. The course Theology of the Body is offered at off-site locations nationally and can be taken at any time to complete the certificate credit requirements. Application is limited to diocesan seminarians and or diocesan seminary personnel. Exceptions are determined by the executive director of the Institute for Priestly Formation.
  • Submit your completed application along with the $75 non-refundable application fee to: Father Richard Gabuzda
, Executive Director
, Institute for Priestly Formation
, 2500 California Plaza
, Omaha, NE 68178

 Enrollment Process

  •  Applications are accepted after September 1st. When all application materials have been received by IPF, the student is notified of the status of the application. (e.g. acceptance, wait-listed etc.)