Welcome to our
School of Ministry

UPPERROOM School of Ministry exists to train and equip believers to minister to the Lord first; we desire to make space for His presence to transform our lives and cities through intercession, miracles, signs and wonders. USM begins in August and ends in May. Students spend approximately 25 hours a week in the prayer room, morning classes, Transformation Groups, serving the UPPERROOM Community and completing homework.
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Overview & Values

USM students will spend approximately 25 hours a week in the following activities - Classroom, Prayer Room, Transformation Groups, Weekend Worship Services, Serving UPPERROOM Dallas or Frisco, and Homework.

UPPERROOM School of Ministry is a nine month school that begins in August and ends in May. See calendar for specific dates, school breaks, and mission trips.
1. Identity (Royal Priesthood)
► Priests and Kings
► Sons and Daughters
► Ambassadors (in ministry, business and family)
2. Ministry to the Lord (In & Out Lifestyle)
► Loving God
► Prayer: Relationship with God
► Worship: Agreeing with Who He is
► Intercession: Agreeing with what He will do
► Meditation on the Word
► Tabernacle of David
► The Offering of Thanksgiving and Praise
3. Ministry to Others (In & Out Lifestyle)
► Loving Each Other
► Loving the Lost
► Miracles, Signs, and Wonders
► Prophetic Ministry
► Healing Ministry
► Community/Fellowship

Admissions & Calendar

Learn more about our admissions process and school calendar by clicking through the tabs below.

Admissions Information

► Application Opens: January 11, 2021
► Application Closes: April 30, 2021
► Must have a high school diploma or GED.
► Must be 18 years old.
► Must be a U.S. Resident.*
► Must be born again.
► Application Fee: $40 (nonrefundable)
► Completed application
► Digital passport style photo
► A copy of your high school or college transcript or GED
► References: 2 pastoral, 1 personal
► Interview
*Unfortunately we are not able to accept international students at this time.

Admissions Process

1. Apply
Complete the online application which includes submitting a passport style photo, a copy of your high school or college transcript or GED, a nonrefundable $40 application fee, and the name, email and phone number of three references.
2. References
You will need three references: two pastoral and one personal. Your references will receive the reference form via USM online. Please make sure to send an accurate email address for each of your references. We also recommend following up with your references to make sure that they complete the reference form in a timely manner.
3. Interview
After we receive your application, references and $40 application fee, USM staff will determine whether or not you will proceed to the interview phase. You will receive an email to this effect. After the interview, you will be notified within 2 to 4 weeks about your admission’s decision.
4. Deposit
A nonrefundable deposit of $500 is required to secure your admission to the school. Your admissions letter from USM does not secure your seat in class; your deposit does.
5. Tuition
Tuition for the 2021-2022 school year is $5000 and covers all classes, books, and the Fall and Spring Retreat. Tuition does not cover living expenses while in Dallas, gas to retreats, or missions trips. Tuition should be paid in full by September 1, 2021.

Calendar 2021 - 2022

Fall Semester 2021
August 24-26: Orientation/Fall Retreat
August 30: First Day of Class/Module 1 Begins
October 14: Last Day of Class/Module 1 Ends
October 18-21: Guest Speakers
October 25: First Day of Class/Module 2 Begins
November 22-25: Thanksgiving Holiday
December 16: Last Day of Class/Module 2 Ends

Spring Semester 2022
January 5-7: Spring Retreat
January 10: First Day of Class/Module 3 Begins
February 24: Last Day of Class/Module 3 Ends
February 28-March 3: Guest Speaker Week
March 7: First Day of Class/Module 4 Begins
March 28-31: Spring Break
April 28: Last Day of Class/Module 4 Ends

Mission Trip
May 1-21: Off-site Mission Trips to UR locations

Frequently Asked

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“USM is a launching pad. Be ready for spiritual surgery and real discipleship that will launch you into God’s fullness.”

Jehosaphat, 26

“If you want deeper intimacy with Jesus and to grow in leadership, you should come.”

Alexis, 25

“USM has been a foundational unveiling of truth in my life.”

IsaaCc, 21

“Transformation happens at USM. If you’re on the fence, I would say do it! It is the best and easiest decision I’ve made.”

Majesty, 22

“At USM I’ve learned that God is good. Way better than I had ever realized. He truly loves His kids.”

Katlin, 24