Financial Aid Application - PhD Student

PhD Student Application - Fiscal Year 2012-2013 - Deadline: February 10

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

Personal Information










Family Information

Name:
Age:
 

Academic Information





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:
 PhD
Tuition
Books
Rent
Food
Personal Expenses
Medical Insurance
Additional Medical Expenses
Transportation
Our Totals:26,897.00
 PhD
Tuition
Books
Rent
Food
Personal Expenses
Medical Insurance
Additional Medical Expenses
Transportation
Our Totals:36,659.00
 PhD
Tuition
Books
Rent
Food
Personal Expenses
Medical Insurance
Additional Medical Expenses
Transportation
Our Totals:39,951.00

*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.




Fellowship and Assistantship

Please consider me for the following scholarships:




International Students Only

Returning Students

References: list the name and address of the professor or other person from whom you have requested a letter of recommendation. These letters must be sent directly to the Assistant to the Director of Doctoral Studies.












Loans, Subsidies and Stipends

Please fill in the amount you are requesting.



Available to U.S. citizens and permanent residents, interest rate of 6.8%. Instructions for applying for a Federal Loan.

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. It may also be used to alert an applicant's congregation and classis to the applicant's financial needs.

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.