Application Requirements

All applicants are required to submit the following:

  1. Online Application, which includes the following:

    • Completed application form.
    • Recent “head and shoulders” photo (color or black and white).
    • Three completed Character Reference Forms (One must be from a pastor).
    • A non-refundable application fee of $40.
      • The application fee can be submitted via check or money order. Please include the name of the applicant on the check or money order and mail to the Admissions Office.
    • A completed Medical Information Form.
    • A completed Immunization History Form.
    • A completed Church Recommendation Form.
    • Spouse’s Personal Statement (if married).
    • A completed Southeastern Covenant.
  2. Official transcript(s) from all secondary and post-secondary schools attended sent to

    • Initial transcript showing up to first semester of senior year OR high school equivalency certificate (GED).
    • Final transcript upon graduation.
    • Transcripts from all postsecondary schools attended (including students with a GED).
  3. An official SAT, ACT or CLT score sent directly to the Admissions Office from the testing agency.

    • SAT college code: 7050.
    • ACT college code: 3092.

In some cases, additional documents may be required. Contact the Admissions Office for more details.                  

Under certain circumstances, applicants may receive a conditional or a restricted admission. Details of any condition or restriction upon enrollment will be provided with the official letter of admission.

Applicants to Southeastern waive all rights to privileged knowledge of the decision-making process leading toward admission. All references and other evaluative documents will be confidential. The decision of the Admissions Committee acting officially on behalf of the faculty is final. However, an applicant who fails to be admitted may reapply with the same application materials for the following year.

More Information

To be considered for admission, all transfer students must submit the following:

  • All of the above requirements for admission.
  • Official transcripts for all postsecondary institutions attended.

To be considered for admission, all home school students must submit the following:

  • Official transcripts from a lawfully operated non-public school containing
    • The home school’s name, address and telephone number
    • Titles of the subjects completed during each academic year
    • The numerical (or letter) grade and unit credit earned for each subject
    • The date of graduation (if applicable).
  • A copy of the certification verifying the lawful operation of the school.
  • Nationally standardized test scores (e.g. California or Iowa) submitted from the testing agency.
  • Official SAT or ACT test scores.
    • SAT code: 7050
    • ACT code: 3092

Note: The Admissions Office may also request a portfolio or bibliography of high school course work if deemed necessary.

The admissions procedure for international students requires additional information and processing time due to college policies and the requirements of the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service.

In order to qualify for admission to the college, international students should provide the following:

Non-degree or Credit-only students take courses for personal enrichment, to transfer to other institutions or to fulfill mission board requirements.

Non-degree students can take up to 30 hours of transferable credit. Fees are the same as degree-seeking students.

Non-degree students are not permitted to live in student housing unless their spouse is a degree-seeking student at Southeastern.