Welcome! Please answer a few questions on these pages as a first step on your journey to the Hesston College experience! Please answer each question as it applies to you. As you complete each page, a checkmark will appear on the tab indicating you have finished that section.
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First Name (Given Name)
Last Name (Family Name/Surname)
Preferred First Name (Nickname)
Birth Date (MM/DD/YYYY)
Spouse's First Name
Spouse's Last Name
Country of Present Citizenship
U.S. Citizenship Status
If you selected US Permanent Resident, please enter number:
In what city were you born?
In what country were you born?
The U.S. Department of Education has issued new guidelines for how institutions will collect and report race and ethnicity data. In order to respond to this request, we ask you to please respond to the following questions.
Race (Choose one or more)
Have you ever been convicted of a felony?
If yes, please explain the circumstances of your felony conviction.
Anticipated Academic Enroll Year
(Each year goes from August - July)
Anticipated Academic Enroll Term (Fall term is August - December, Spring term is January to early May)
Which best describes you:
Program of Interest:
Second Program of Interest:
Have a program or area of study you're interested in but don't see it listed here? Let us know what you're looking for and we'll explore how you can achieve your goals at Hesston College!
Why are you considering Hesston College? (Please check all that apply)
If you marked "other", please list here why you are considering Hesston College:
Please write two or three sentences explaining your reasons for applying to Hesston College:
Student Life Information
Please indicate where you will live while attending Hesston College. All full-time single students without children, 22 years of age or younger who do not already have a college degree, are required to live on campus housing or at home with a parent or legal guardian. Any special exceptions for disabilities or health problems require proper documentation and must be approved by the Hesston College Housing Committee.
I will live:
Are you going to apply for financial assistance at Hesston College?
NOTE: Estimated costs for 2021-2022 are $43,590 (for two semesters). This estimate includes $1,600 for personal expenses such as laundry, entertainment, clothing, etc. Estimated costs for Summer 2022 are $2,000. Hesston College seeks to provide partial scholarships to all accepted international students. We do not provide full scholarships to any student.
What are your sources for funds for paying the costs at Hesston College?
I plan to apply for Military Benefits and I can provide a Statement of Eligibility:
I would like to participate in the following activities at Hesston:
If Varsity Sports and/or Music and/or Other checked please provide detail:
How did you hear about Hesston College (Check all that apply)
If you marked "other", please list how you heard about Hesston College, or please list the name of your family or friend that referred you to Hesston College:
If you were referred by a Study Abroad Agency, please list the name of the agency:
Permanent Home Mailing Address:
Do you reside outside of the United States?
Address Line 1
Address Line 2
County of Residence (if state is Kansas):
Primary Phone Number (enter numbers only - no dashes or symbols)
Email Address (We do use this to communicate with you. Please enter an Email address that you will check. We will not share your email information with any other organizations.)
I prefer to be contacted by:
If you checked other, please list how you prefer to be contacted:
Current Mailing Address (If different from Permanent):
Parent Information (Parent information not required for applicants 23 years of age or older.)
Do you reside with your father?
Did your father attend Hesston College?
Father First/Given Name
Father Last Name (Surname)
Father Education Level
Father Primary Phone Number
Father Email Address:
Do you reside with your mother?
Did your mother attend Hesston College?
Mother First/Given Name
Mother Last Name (Surname)
Mother Education Level
Mother Primary Phone Number
Mother Email Address:
High School and College Information
Did you obtain a GED (rather than a High school diploma)?
High School Transcript Request
I give permission to Hesston College to obtain a copy of my official high school transcript and test scores. My full name here serves as my e-signature and consent.
High School (Secondary School) and College/University Information
Instructions: Please list the High school attended and also all colleges and universities you've attended. (Please include any college where you have received credit for any classes taken.) Press the SAVE button after each school you enter.
Name of School
Is this a High School or College/University?
City of School
State of School
High School Graduation Date (if you don't know exact day, choose month, 01, year):
High School GPA:
English Language Proficiency
Have you studied at a high school that teaches entirely in English?
Have you taken an English proficiency test?
Name of English Proficiency Test
ACT/SAT Test Information
In recognition of the challenges many students have faced in taking the ACT or SAT test during the COVID-19 pandemic, Hesston College has implemented a “test-optional” admissions policy for applicants who wish to enroll for their first year of college in the fall 2022.
Students may still submit ACT or SAT scores for consideration in the application review process. Your Admissions Counselor will explain the benefits of both options.
Test scores are required for certain Academic Programs (Nursing, Aviation, Honors program)
Test Score Instructions: You may enter each occurrence of each ACT and/or SAT test you have taken, or your best test score. We will calculate your superscore if you have if you submit more than one test score. Press the Save button after each test score you enter.
Test Date (if you don't know exact day, choose month, 01, year)
Other test taken not listed above:
Hesston College does not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, race, color, national ethnic origin, religion, or physical handicap in its standards for admission, education policies, scholarship and loan programs, and does not deny to any students on the basis of age, gender, race, color, national/ethnic origin, religion, or physical handicap any right, privilege, program or activity made available to students at Hesston College. Hesston College does not discriminate in its educational programs or activities on the basis of sex/gender, and prohibits retaliation against any person who opposes discrimination or participates in an investigation or complaint process. Concerns related to Title IX should be directed to the TitleIX Coordinator, and additional information can be found in the policy.
By clicking Yes here I accept the policy above. I am also certifying that the information contained on this application is accurate to the best of my knowledge.
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