School Registration Process

Thank you for your interest in our School of Spiritual Direction!

Catholic candidates must be in good standing with the Church. Members of other denominations are considered for admission. All applicants are subject to the following stated requirements for admission:

  • Currently in Spiritual Direction
  • A completed application form
  • Two letters of recommendation:

~ One from your pastor (or Superior of your Religious Community)

~ One from your Spiritual Director

  • A non- refundable application fee of $150.00
  • Personal interview via FaceTime/Skype (preferred) or by phone

The Spiritual Direction Program consists of three annual sessions, with requirements to be met in between each session.

Houston Campus applicants, please contact Gina Waters to receive detailed information and/or initiate the application process. She may be reached at  Please include your email and phone number in your message. An initial interview is necessary prior to receiving your application package. Because of the increased number of applicants, we suggest that you apply for the program 18 months in advance.

Currently our host facility for the Houston Program is conducted on the campus of the University of St. Thomas. Founded by the Basilian Fathers, the University of St. Thomas is committed to the Catholic intellectual tradition and dialogue between faith and reason. See more about the Catholic Identity of the University of St. Thomas.

We would be happy to answer any further questions by email or by phone.  Please contact us.  We are here to serve you and your desire to grow and to help others grow in the Lord.

Fee Structure

$1,950.00 per session (June 2016 tuition). Price includes room and board books and supplies.