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St. Anthony's Extension Application Page


Various jurisdictions and dioceses can become an extension of St. Anthony Cathedral House of Liturgical Studies and as a result open doors to professional development and academic achievement for their students, parishioners, or congregants to receive a diploma from one of its four non-degree programs or a degree from one of its four professional programs. 


To begin the process of affiliation, please download and complete the form (MS Word docx) at right by filling in the blue highlighted fields/areas in the document with your answers and include all required attachments in pdf form. To help you to complete the application process, please collect the following information as you begin to fill out the form:

  • contact information (name, address, phone number, e-mail of the person who will serve as main contact)

  • physical address (the physical address of the facility where courses will be provided if different than above)

  • a detailed description of your physical operation (pastor’s office, classroom, building, etc.)

  • number of students expected within the first year of operation

  • program affiliation or combination thereof (into which of the four non-degree or four-degree programs will your courses transfer; to locate the appropriate program visit our overview page and read about the various programs by clicking on the respective program links)

  • courses you will expect St. Anthony to provide

Additional Submission Requirements (please attach to this application):

  1. Submit a complete description of the program(s) and courses, including any syllabi, you plan to offer.

  2. Submit the full credentials (transcripts, diplomas, degrees, etc.) of the board members, administrators, and instructors who will be teaching in your program(s) or facility.

  3. Submit copies of any regulatory and/or legal documentation for your facility, granting you the right to provide education in your locale, region, and/or country.

  4. Submit the grade portfolio, application, and program information for any students currently matriculating in your program(s) who will be transferring into St. Anthony’s programs.

  5. Submit any ecclesiastical and professional organization(s) to which you belong, along with contact information.


Submission Information: via E-mail or Postal Service

Please 1) send the information in this MS Word form and all attachments in pdf form via e-mail to the following address: OR 2) print out and send via the postal service to St. Anthony Cathedral Liturgical House of Studies, P.O. Box 1846, Manassas, VA 20108-1846.


Please allow two to three (2-3) weeks for processing from the date of receipt of your application and attachments. Once the application is processed, and if it is approved, an articulation agreement will be sent to approved applicants to sign. This agreement will describe the regulations that will govern the extension relationship, including the process by which instructors will be accepted to teach at and students enrolled at St. Anthony. 


If you have any questions about completing this form, please contact Gary Staszak, St. Anthony’s administrator, at

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