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This Application is for those wishing to join Vineyard Institute. If you are a former VLI student please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to re-enroll. If you already have a myVI account you can re-enroll by logging in and going to Resources -> My Profile.

This application may take up to 30 minutes to complete and requires a payment in order to process. You must be 18 or older to apply.

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We use your email address as your primary contact. You must provide a unique email; you cannot share with a spouse.

Please provide a valid email address

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STOP! Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. about re-enrolling

If you have previously taken classes with VI or VLI you do not need to re-apply.

Country and Church Affiliation

You must select your country

Unfortunately VI is not allowed to accept students from this country.

Church Affiliation:*
Please provide your Church Affiliation

Other Affiliation:*
Please provide your Church Affiliation

Please select your desired certificate.

You must agree to this statement in order to pursue the Ministry Internship Certificate.

Desired Start Quarter

See the Academic Calendar for more information and details

You must specify a start quarter

Select your country in order to continue the application.


Personal Information

First Name:*
Please provide your first name.

Last Name:*
Please provide your last name.

Phone Number:*
Please provide your phone number


Street Address:*
Please provide your street address

Please provide your city

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Please select your State or Province

Zip/Postal Code:*
Please provide your Zipcode or Postal Code.


Personal Background

Please select your gender.

Racial Background:
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Marriage Status:*
Please provide your marital status.

Birthdate *
You must select your birthdate using the dropdown above.

When did you become a Christian? (approximately if unsure)

You must select a date using the drop downs above.

Are you a registered sex offender or is there any pending criminal charges involving a sexual act against you?

Please select an answer.

If yes, please explain:*
Please explain your criminal offense.

How did you hear about Vineyard Institute?

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Church Information

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Church Name:*
You must provide your church's name.

Church Address:*
You must provide your church's address.

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You must select a church by searching for one, or choosing the option "Church Not Listed" and fill in your church information.

Church Involvement

Are you a pastor on staff at your church?

Please select an answer.

Which of the following best describes your role?

Please select an answer.

How many hours a week do you serve your church?

Please select an answer.

Are you currently involved in a church-affiliated small group?

Please select an answer.

Are you a lay leader in your church?

Please select an answer.


Education and Experience Information

Please select an answer

Please select an answer.

Which of the following best describes what you feel God is calling you to?

Please select an answer.

Short Answer

Briefly give an account (one to three paragraphs) of your conversion to Christ or the nature of your Christian experience.

Please provide an answer.

Briefly discuss (one to three paragraphs) what you know about God's calling in your life, your vision of the future, and how Vineyard Institute would assist in that.
Please provide an answer.


Because you have selected a leadership certificate we require a reference that is one of the following: pastor, youth pastor, ministry leader, or small group leader (cannot be a relative).

When you have successfully submitted your application, an email will be sent directly to the reference person you listed on your application. The email will request that they complete the reference form online via the provided link.

You are expected to contact your reference directly to ensure the following:

  • They have received the email.
  • They complete the reference form within 7 days.

Reference Type*
Please select your reference type.

Reference Name:*
Please provide your references name.

Reference Email:*
Please provide your references email.

You must agree to the reference inspection waiver.


Application Fee

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Card Type:*
You must select a card type

Card Number:*
Please provide a valid card number.

No spaces or dashes

Expiration Month:*
Please provide your cards expiration month.

Expiration Year:*
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Name on card:

First Name:*
Please provide the first name on the card.

Last Name:*
Please provide the last name on the card.

Student Agreement

In order to apply to Vineyard Institute you must agree to the following statements:

  1. I have read and agree with the Vineyard USA Core Values and Beliefs booklet.
  2. Accreditation Statement: I understand the certificate level courses provided by Vineyard Institute are not accredited by the Council for Higher Education or the US Department of Education or with any other accrediting authority.
  3. I understand that the information in this application, my reference as well as all academic and financial records, in regard to Vineyard Institute, may be made available to my pastor and/or site coordinator.
  4. The information in this application is accurate to the best of my knowledge. I understand that any fabrication is grounds for dismissal.
You must agree that the information you have provided is accurate.

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