It All Starts Here



First, complete the online application.
Please answer every question. Spouses should complete separate applications.

Online Application

*Note: A recent background check will be required for every applicant or team member 18 years and older.


Registration Fee

  • For Training Schools: A non-refundable registration fee of $35 for singles or $50 for a married couple is required.
  • For Teams and Volunteers: A non-refundable registration fee of $25 for singles or $50 for a married couple is required.
  • For LifeReach Programs: A non-refundable registration fee of $35 is required.
  • Join YWAM Staff not required.


Pay Online Other Payment Options

Simply follow the payment instructions and designate the payment as a registration fee.



Now, click the button below to download a packet of necessary forms related to the program you are applying for:


Download Training Schools Forms 

Download Teams and Individuals Forms 

Supplementary Questions for LifeReach only


Get your background check

For US citizens and residents, go to the following link (very quick and easy) to grant permission for your background check:

Click here to get your background check

You need to enter your personal information, make payment ($12 as of July 1, 2017), and do an electronic signature to grant permission.  The results will be created and passed directly to YWAM.

For other nationalities and people living abroad the process will vary, and details may be discussed with the Registrar.


Get your necessary visas

If you are not a Mexican citizen, keep in mind that you will need to obtain the proper visa prior to coming to Juárez.
Similarly, those who are not American citizens will need the appropriate visa to enter or travel through the US.

For information on which visa(s) to apply for, costs, and procedures, contact us at:

To find the US or Mexican consulate nearest you, please see the links below:

US Consulates Mexican Consulates