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First Name:* Middle Name: Last Name:*
 
Maiden/Birth Name: Any other former name(s):
 
Address:*
 
City:* State:* Zip:*
 
Home Phone:* Work Phone: Cell Phone:
 
Social Security Number: E-mail:*
 
Birth Date: Sex: Religious Affiliation:
 

 
Have you applied for admission to Aquinas previously? Yes No If yes, date of application:
 
What other colleges do you plan to apply to?
 
When do you wish to enroll?
 

 
Race/Ethnicity
Note: This information is important for Federal data requirements for the College. Your identity will remain anonymous. You are not required to give us this information.
 
Are you Hispanic/Latino or of Spanish origin?
 
From the following five racial groups, please select one or more races to desribe your origins:
American Indian/Alaska Native Asian Black or African-American Hawaiian/Pacific Islander White
 

 
Marital Status
Note: This information is important for Federal data requirements for the College. Your identity will remain anonymous. You are not required to give us this information.
 
Single Married Divorced Widowed
 

 
Military Service
Note: This information is important for Federal data requirements for the College. Your identity will remain anonymous. You are not required to give us this information.
 
Are you a veteran of the U.S. Armed Forces? Yes No If yes, which branch?
 
Dates of service: Are you eligible for veteran educational benefits? Yes No
 
As a veteran, why are you applying to Aquinas College?
 

 
Are there any special circumstances connected with your past academic performance (learning/physical disability, family background or illness) that we should consider? Yes No
 
If YES, provide a written statement that outlines any unique circumstances that resulted in poor performance in previous academic work:
 
Note: This information is important for Federal data requirements for the College. Your identity will remain anonymous. You are not required to give us this information.
 

 
Citizenship/Residence
 
Are you a U.S. Citizen? If No, what country?
 
If you are not a U.S. Citizen, are you a:
 
If you are a permanent resident of Michigan, how long have you been a resident? Number of Years:
 

 
Employment Information
 
Employer: Position:
 

 
Educational Objectives
 
Please indicate your educational objective at Aquinas College:
Associate Degree Teacher Certification & Bachelor Degree
Bachelor Degree Teacher Certification Only – Undergraduate (I already have a bachelor’s degree)
Additional Bachelor Degree Certificate Program
Non-Degree Seeking (Please Explain):
 
Intended Major (if known):
If you are interested in the Nursing Program, please fill out the Nursing Application.
 
Do you plan to teach at either the elementary or secondary level after graduation? If yes, check intended level: Elementary Education
  Secondary Education
 
Will you be a full-time student (i.e. enrolled for 12 hours per semester or 6 hours per quadmester)?   Yes No
 

 
Financial Aid
 
Have you or will you submit an application for financial aid? Yes No
 

Students must complete the FAFSA to determine aid eligibility. Call our Financial Aid Office at (616) 632-2893 for details or visit www.fafsa.gov.
The Title IV code for Aquinas is 002239.

Financial aid cannot be awarded until a positive admissions decision has been made.
NOTE: Students who apply for financial aid before March 1 receive priority consideration.
>Scholarship information

 

 
High School
High School(s) Attended: City and State:
 
Date of Graduation: Type of School: Public Independent Parochial
 
Type of diploma:
 

 
College/Universities
Please list any college/university you have attended. Under credit, indicate the number of semester hours you have earned at the college level. Estimate the number if you do not know the exact amount.
College/University City State Dates Attended Credits Degree Major
 
Have official transcripts from your high school and all colleges/universities you have attended sent directly and as soon as possible to:
Aquinas College
Registrar/Academic Advising Center
1607 Robinson Road, S.E.
Grand Rapids, MI 49506-1799
 
Have you ever been placed on probation, suspended or dismissed from any college or university? No Yes
 
If yes, please explain:
 

 
How Did You Learn of Aquinas College?
 
What factors were important in influencing your decision to apply for admission to Aquinas?
 
If you were referred to Aquinas by someone, please type their name here:
 
Friend Relative Teacher Employer Church Other:
 

 
Explain fully and clearly your personal and professional goals and how you intend to attain those goals at Aquinas College.
 

 
If you feel your previous academic work may not accurately reflect your true potential as a student, please give us any additional information which you believe could help in evaluating your application for admission (e.g. family background, illness, special needs, etc.).
 

 

By submitting this application I certify that all the information I have provided on this application is complete and accurate to the best of my knowledge, and if admitted, I agree to observe all the rules and regulations of Aquinas College.

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