Universal Student Ecclesiastical Endorsement
Welcome to the Student Ecclesiastical Endorsement site.
All students applying to a Church Education School which includes, Brigham Young University, Brigham Young
University-Hawaii, Brigham Young University-Idaho, LDS Business College, and Salt Lake Center are required to
have an Ecclesiastical Endorsement.
You may have a bishop, branch president or mission president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
fill out this endorsement online for you or you can have your Ecclesiastical Leader fill out a paper form. LDS
Leaders can be identified by name or by location. Applicants will be required to obtain a 2nd interview with a
Stake Presidency or CES Chaplain.
Applicants to the following programs at BYU must also have two interviews to complete the Endorsement.
- Bachelor of General Studies
- English Language Center
- Evening School
- Graduate Studies
- Jerusalem Center
- Law School
- Study Abroad
Students who already have an endorsement for the current Academic Year are considered "Continuing" and will
only need to get one interview.
Students "Returning" after a period of more than one major semester, will need to get two interviews.
All students and applicants need a NetId to login. Make sure that you use the same NetId for your Endorsement and