Financial Aid Application - Canadian and International Student

Canadian and International Student Application - Fiscal Year 2012-2013 - Deadline: March 1

Please complete every section of this form that pertains to you. Don't forget to finish the other steps of the Financial Aid Process!

Biographical Information










Family Information

Name:
Age:
 


Personal Information
Academic Information

Summer 2012    
Fall 2012
J-Term
Spring 2013
Summer 2013    








Christian Reformed Students in the M.Div and EPMC programs:


Estimated Expenses

(Please read carefully and fill out each section completely. Failure to do so will make you ineligible for aid). The figures listed are the anticipated expenses in each area. Tuition is based off of the 2012-13 tuition rate. Updated tuition costs will be available in late February. We will adjust your budget accordingly. If you anticipate your expenses to be significantly different from these numbers, please insert those figures in the table "Additional Expenses" below. Please check the seminary website for updated tuition figures in the spring.

Currently Viewing:
 MDivMAMTSThMPhD
Tuition
Books
Rent
Food
Personal Expenses
Medical Insurance
Additional Medical Expenses
Transportation
Our Totals:26,300.0022,781.0025,127.0025,892.0026,897.00
 MDivMAMTSThMPhD
Tuition
Books
Rent
Food
Personal Expenses
Medical Insurance
Additional Medical Expenses
Transportation
Our Totals:36,062.0032,543.0034,889.0035,654.0036,659.00
 MDivMAMTSThMPhD
Tuition
Books
Rent
Food
Personal Expenses
Medical Insurance
Additional Medical Expenses
Transportation
Our Totals:39,354.0035,835.0038,181.0038,946.0039,951.00

*We will add $3600.00 for child listed on this application

Formation for Ministry and Internship Requirements for the MDiv program total $2256.00

Formation for Ministry and Internship Requirements for the MA program total $752.00

Personal Expenses include, but ar not limited to clothing, laundry, telephone, household, and personal items.

First Year MDiv students should add $1000 to cover the costs of purchasing Libronix software and a laptop computer.

Additional Expenses

Please indicate any expenses that are different from the table above, and indicate the reason.

  Amount Reason
1
2
3

Major Expenses:

U.S. Federal law allows certain major items to be included in the budgeting for students. If you have expenses in the categories below, include the dollar amount. You must provide receipts or enrollment forms in order to budget these items.


(Family contribution only)


Student Income

The following information is included in order to calculate financial need. Calvin Theological Seminary uses standard U.S. Federal Government procedures for calculating a student's financial need. (Please report in U.S. Dollars).





Many scholarships and all financial aid are based on financial need. This is determined by calculating the difference between your income and your expenses. In order to calculate an accurate figure, please complete the box below. If you do not know at this time, please write "Unknown." When you are informed of any further support, contact the financial aid office to report the amount.




Calvin Seminary Scholarships

Please review the list of available scholarships listed in our online catalog. There are several scholarships that require specific talents or backgrounds. We may not have that personal information available to us. If you see any specific scholarships that you would like to be considered for, please list them here. If nothing is listed you will be considered for all scholarships.


International Students Only



Loans and Subsidies (Canadian Students Only)

You must request a specific amount for each loan. If no amount listed, you will not be considered for the loan. Click on loan name for more information.

Available for Canadian citizens, restrictions apply, low interst rate.


Available for North American students studying for CRC service, 6% interest rate.


Available for North American students living on campus. Limited funds available for rent, restrictions apply (available for students living off campus in special circumstances).







A subsidy is provided to Canadian Students in order to offset some of the expenses incurred while studying in the United States. A payment of $300 per semester will be posted to the student account if all the qualifications are met.

In order to qualify a student must verify that 50% or more of their funding is coming from a Canadian source, and their student account balances (including rent, tuition, insurance and all other fees) must be paid in full by the tuition due date. Due dates for tuition are Fall - September 30, Spring - February 28.

Students are responsible for completing the certification regarding the 50% income requirement. In addition, the student must provide a statement of support from the classical student fund committee indicating the amount of support and the policies. Forms are available in the financial aid office. Current balance information may be obtained from the website.

Please indicate your agreement with the following:



Debt

Calvin Theological Seminary requires full disclosure of all financial indebtedness of all applicants for all loans granted or endorsed by Calvin Theological Seminary. These loans include Perkins, Stafford, Albert Postman Loan, Ministry Incentive Program and Canada Student Loans. The information provided about indebtedness is intended for use by the financial aid office to alert applicants to potentially heavy debt repayments which they will face when they leave Calvin Theological Seminary.

Card Name:
Balance:
Monthly Payment:
 


Creditor (loan holder):
Balance:
Monthly Payment:
 


Creditor (loan holder):
Balance:
Monthly Payment:
 


Type of debt:
Balance:
Monthly Payment:
 


Submit
  1. I have read all information pertaining to the regulations for applying for financial aid.
  2. Any Financial Aid I receive will be used solely for expenses related to attending Calvin Theological Seminary.
  3. If I attend another college either during the summer or during the academic year at the same time I am attending Calvin, and receive financial aid to attend that school, I will inform Calvin Theological Seminary Financial Aid Office of the aid received.
  4. I will report to the Financial Aid Office at Calvin Theological Seminary any other financial aid I receive. I understand that if I receive aid in addition to what I receive at Calvin Theological Seminary, Calvin will reevaluate my other aid and make adjustments if necessary.