Accepted Student

Important Dates

First Day of Classes

  • Fall 2020 – August 17th
  • Spring 2021 – January 19th

New Student Orientation (NSO) – Required for all new students

  • Fall 2020
    • Commuter students and students over 23 years old – August 12th
    • Resident students and students 23 years old and younger – August 13th
  • Spring 2021
    • Commuter and Residential Students – January 13th

Financial Aid

  • Scholarship Deadline – July 1st

Apply for Financial Aid

Financial Aid


  • Once you have applied for your FAFSA, you will receive login information from Criswell’s Financial Aid department on how to access your Financial Aid Portal.


Accepted Student Portal

Check your email for access to your Accepted Student Portal. There, you will be able to:

Begin the Housing Process

Turn in Official Documents

  • Have an official copy of your High School Transcript (Post-Graduation), College Transcript, and/or Test Scores mailed to Criswell College. This will change your application status from Provisional to Fully Admitted.
    • Attn: Admissions, 4010 Gaston Ave., Dallas, TX 75246

Register for New Student Orientation (NSO)



Criswell College admits students who are Christians of good character, without regard or reference to race, national or ethnic origin, color, age, disability, or sex (except where regard to sex is required by the College’s religious tenets regarding gender and sexuality) to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of these classifications in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and other school-administered programs.