Registration Info and Cost for the

Fall Creek Abbey School of Spiritual Direction

After March 1st and before June 1st you can register for the upcoming fall cohort by requesting, filling out and submitting an application along with a reference. Once we receive your application and reference, we will respond in order to schedule a phone or face-to-face conversation. If you are accepted into the program, a $400 registration fee is required to reserve your spot.

The cost for the training is $2500 per year, which includes the $400 registration fee. The balance can be paid in full or in 4 equal payments of $525. You will be invoiced for each payment over the course of the nine months.  

Books, lodging and transportation aren’t included in the cost of the training. Limited lodging is available at Fall Creek Abbey at no cost to out-of-town participants. All meals are included during each intensive.
A cohort of the School of Spiritual Direction, Year One and Two, is comprised of approximately 10 individuals who meet together five times over the course of nine months. We meet at the Abbey all day Friday (8 am to 7 pm) and all day Saturday (8 am to 4 pm).

If you have further questions, would like to preview a course syllabus, or receive an application and reference form, please contact us with your request.

Year One cohort dates for 2021-2022 are:

September 17-18, 2021
November 19-20, 2021
January 21-22, 2022
March 25-26, 2022
​May 20-21, 2022

Year Two cohort dates for *2021-2022 are:


October 22-23, 2021
December 10-11, 2021
February 18-19, 2022
April 22-23, 2022
June 17-18, 2022

*You must have completed Year One in order to apply for Year Two.