Admissions Category Archives

Reminder: It's Time to Complete the FAFSA!

November 12, 2019

FAFSA logoAs a reminder, the FAFSA opened October 1. The Free Application for Federal Student Aid is required to access all need-based scholarships at Cedarville as well as state and federal grants. If you have not had a chance to complete this important form  yet, we encourage you to do it soon. It's the best way to ensure that your student receives the most financial aid possible.

Need help completing the FAFSA? Our financial aid team has put together some resources to help you understand the FAFSA so you can successfully complete it and avoid unnecessary errors or processing delays. You'll find tips that will assist you as you complete this important step in your student's college journey.

 

Posted in Admissions Affordability Financial Aid

How Do Colleges Make Admissions Decisions?

November 5, 2019

photo of admissions acceptanceAs you and your student go through the college application process, you way wonder what colleges consider as they make admissions decisions.
When colleges — including Cedarville University — make admissions decisions, they are seeking to admit students who will be successful in their college experience and able to achieve their educational goals at the institution.

Read today's post for more insight into Cedarville's admissions process, including admission requirements and intended outcomes.

P.S. It's not too late to apply for fall 2020! If your student is considering Cedarville University, encourage him or her to apply online as soon as possible. We would be happy to discuss our admissions criteria with you in greater detail, if you have questions.

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Posted in Admissions Why Christ Centered Higher Education?

One More Day to Be a Part of the 3K Spirit Challenge

October 30, 2019

Yellow Jacket with 3K spirit challenge on itIf your student hasn't applied to Cedarville yet, TOMORROW is the last day to apply with NO application fee!

We want as many students as possible to experience Cedarville’s academic excellence, intentional discipleship, and vibrant Christian community! To accomplish this, our president gave our current student body a big challenge: help us get 3,000 applications by October 31. And this exciting campaign means extra rewards for your student!

Encourage your student to apply to Cedarville for fall 2020 by TOMORROW, October 31, and he or she will:

  • Pay no application fee
  • Receive a Cedarville T-shirt
  • Be entered in a drawing to win one of six $1,000 scholarships and numerous Cedarville swag items

Don't wait! Your student must apply by TOMORROW, October 31, to receive these incentives and be counted in this challenge! 

There will never be a better time to apply to Cedarville!

Posted in Admissions

Welcome to Parent Prep – Discover Top 4 Ways Parents Support the College Search

October 29, 2019

ParentPrepThank you for subscribing to Cedarville University's ParentPrep resource blog! We are excited to provide information and resources throughout this year for parents who are walking with their students through the college search and decision process.

Every week you will find new posts about important topics, such as financial aid tips and information, ways students can graduate from college with a strong faith, making the most of a campus visit, understanding the application process, and so much more! Last year we had more than 1,300 subscribers, and we would love to continue adding to the Cedarville ParentPrep family. Tell friends, family, or anyone in need of helpful college search advice! Once they subscribe, we'll send an email whenever new posts are added. We'll also be providing helpful information about College Now, our program for high school students, so be sure to tell your friends with younger students as well.

Read today's post for our Top 4 recommendations on how you can best help your student through the college search process this year. Although parents usually do not make the final college choice for their student, they do contribute to narrowing down the choices, even before the college search begins. We want to help as you start this all-important journey with your student.

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Posted in Admissions Campus Visit Why Christ Centered Higher Education?