Step 1: Complete your application for admission!
Step 2: Complete your FAFSA, if you have not done so already.
Step 3: Have your official High School or College Transcripts Sent in (and ACT/SAT Scores if not listed on High School Transcript)
Once you have completed this process, one of our awesome University Ambassadors will reach out to you and fill you in on what is next!
Please be sure to include your full middle name and not just the middle initial.
Applicants who have taken concurrent college courses during high school are still considered First-Time Freshmen.
(If yes, send DD214)
*Required if you are a U.S. Citizen or U.S. Permanent Resident planning to receive financial aid.
(Admission to SCU will not be affected by this information. This information is confidential and is used only for Federal and internal reporting.)
International/Non-Resident students, please choose "NON-RESIDENT ALIEN" regardless of Ethnicity.
Southwestern Christian University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, qualified handicap or disability in any of its policies, practices or procedures. This includes but is not limited to admission, financial aid and educational services. If you prefer not to respond, please choose "Ethnicity Unknown".
School, City / State / Zip, Dates Attended
The applicant must request the registrar of your graduating high school, college, university and seminary (including junior colleges, institutes and schools you have attended) to send an official transcript directly to the Admissions or Registrar's Office. If the coursework at the institution has not yet been completed, another transcript must be filed as soon as possible after the completion of those courses.
Personal Profile & Christian Experience:
SCU’s admission policy recommends all students to have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ. This includes a definite salvation experience and Christian lifestyle, including regular church attendance. While SCU is open to students of diverse Christian faiths, university teachings and lifestyle guidelines are in accordance with the doctrine of the International Pentecostal Holiness Church. A copy of the IPHC Articles of Faith is available upon request.
Extra Curricular Activities and Sports:
Students wishing to reside off-campus must meet one of the following requirements:
All students not living on-campus must submit an "Off-Campus Housing Request."
Off-Campus Housing Request Link
In order to reserve a room on campus, you must fill out the Housing Application which can be found at the follow link:
I certify that, to the best of my knowledge, all statements submitted by me are correct, complete, and my own. I am aware that withholding or falsifying information on this application is cause for cancellation of the application and/or revocation of admission and/or enrollment to the University. I also understand that the University may find it necessary to request additional information from previous schools or colleges I attended, and I grant permission to my previous schools to release this information to Southwestern Christian University. I further understand my obligation to inform the University if information or circumstances indicated on this application should change.