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Waterloo Lutheran Seminary

Info Session: Theology programs

Come and See if WLS is the place for you
Dec 7/12


Date: Dec 7/12
Time: 10:00 - 11:30
Location: Waterloo Lutheran Seminary (corner of Albert and Bricker Streets, WLU campus) Room 201
Cost: free

We know deciding on a school and program for your graduate education can be difficult, which is why we invite you visit us this fall to get a hands-on feel for Waterloo Lutheran Seminary.
This year we will host an information session showcasing our theology programs (Master of Divinity, MDiv-MSW, MA Theology: Christian Studies, Doctor of Ministry in Pastoral Leadership) on Friday, December 7, 2012.

Admissions Coordinator Sarina Wheeler and Program Director Dr. Mark Harris will lead a 90 minute information session about the programs which will include a question and answer period.  All are welcome to attend.  Light refreshments will be served; please RSVP to

Waterloo Lutheran Seminary is the federated college of Wilfrid Laurier University which confers our degrees.

Do you want to make a difference in the world? For more than 100 years, Waterloo Lutheran Seminary has educated leaders for church and the world.  Graduates of the Master of Divinity and Master of Arts in Theology or Doctor of Ministry in Pastoral Leadership programs learn the art of engaging the resource of faith in response to the demands of the modern world. At Waterloo Lutheran Seminary, you will receive both practical and theoretical tools which will empower you for a meaningful career in church vocations and faith based organizations.

Programs in Theology at WLS:

Master of Divinity --Offers theoretical and practical tools for a vocation in ordained ministry or lay ministry. 

Master of Divinity-Master of Social Work --A joint degree with Faculty of Social Work.  Students integrate social work with ordained ministry or lay ministry.

Master of Arts in Theology: Christian Studies --A degree that covers Bible, history, systematics, ethics and practical theology. 

Doctor of Ministry in Pastoral Leadership  --A professional doctorate to equip parish pastors and lay ministry leaders to reflect on the practice of ministry.

Who should attend the Information Session

--Potential students
--Friends and family members of potential students
--New students admitted for Winter 2013
--Anyone interested in learning more about WLS
--Parking will be complimentary in the Seminary lot at the corner of Bricker and Albert Street, or on the parking pad by the chapel belltower (parking lot entrance off Bricker Ave), with a permit from the Seminary Office.  You must display a permit on your dashboard.

--The next application deadlines are January 1st for Spring term 2013 (for MA, MDiv and Diploma only); January 15th for the MDiv-MSW for Fall 2013; and May 1st for all theology programs for Fall 2013. 

--For information on our programs, please see:

--For more information on WLS, please see:

--If you are interested in our counselling programs (MA Theology: Spiritual Care and Psychotherapy, Diploma in Multifaith Spiritual Care and Psychotherapy, Doctor of Ministry in Spiritual Care and Psychotherapy), please join us on November 13th nd and please see for more information.
For all questions about the WLS Open Houses, and to RSVP, please feel welcome to contact Admission Coordinator Sarina Wheeler.

Contact: Sarina Wheeler
Phone: 519-884-0710 ext. 3498

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