Admissions

Admissions Procedures

 Requirements for admission to Hudson Taylor University include both a  definite knowledge of Jesus Christ as the applicant’s personal savior,  and a committed relationship with Him. Therefore, every applicant will  be evaluated on the basis of:


  • Academic records
  • Assessment of references
  • Personal salvation experience through faith in Jesus Christ
  • Personal desire to attend Hudson Taylor University
  • Commitment to live a lifestyle standard which prohibits consuming  alcohol (except for liturgical and medicinal purposes) and tobacco; and  engaging in homosexual, premarital, and extramarital sexual activity.

Undergraduate Admissions Requirements


  • $100.00 application fee (contact HTU administration office for payment options)
  • Fully completed application form, including signed Lifestyle  Commitment section. Application forms are available from the HTU  Admissions Office.
  • Two recent 2” x 2” photos (US passport size)
  • Academic credentials (official, sealed transcripts from all previous educational institutions attended)
  • A certified copy of a high school diploma or General Education Development (GED) certificate
  • Official high school transcript or GED Score
  • Two recommendation letters: one from a church leader and the other from a personal reference NOT related to the applicant
  • A personal essay (see Admissions Packet for details)

Graduate Admissions Requirements 


  • Official, sealed transcript(s) from all postsecondary educational institutions attended
  • A certified copy of the applicant’s undergraduate degree
  • Two recommendation letters: one from a church leader and the other from a personal reference NOT related to the applicant
  • A personal essay (see Admissions Packet for details)

Hudson Taylor University reserves the right to refuse admission to any applicants who do not meet our standards and criteria.


HTU Application Packet