So you want to be a Cardinal!

Thank you for considering Pope Francis. If you are interested in applying to become a Cardinal, here’s some helpful information to guide you through the admission’s process. If you would like us to send an information packet and emails about upcoming events, dates and more, please email Ann Rivers, Director of Admissions, at

Letter from the Admissions Office

Admissions Timeline

Admissions Checklist

Transcript Release Form

Shadow Form