The application for the Fall 2023 term is NOW open. Admission decisions are made on an ongoing basis.
Applicants must have successfully graduated from
an accredited university.
About LNS School of Religion
The Leonard N. Smith School of Religion - Where Great Minds Are Developed
The Leonard N. Smith School of Religion at Virginia University of Lynchburg seeks to recognize the possibilities in every human being
and maximize the gifts of the individual within the context of a thoroughly Christian and nurturing environment.
Since our inception in 1886 the impact of the principles of self help and spiritual development have been far reaching as our graduates have
assumed major positions of influence in the church and academy throughout the world.
Recognizing the growing demands of our communities for well educated clergy and laity - our school is absolutely focused on developing students
into scholars and relevant servant leaders.
Certified by State Council of Higher Education for Virginia
Accredited by The Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools (TRACS)