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Graduate Admission Process

Apply to BJU

No Fee!

Be prepared to spend about 60 minutes on the application. Your application is saved after each page is submitted. If you have any questions, contact an admission counselor and return to your saved application later.

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Recommendations

During the application, you will be asked to identify 3 sources for recommendations.

Former Students

Application Deadlines

To avoid a $50 late fee, please submit your application before the deadline for the semester you’re enrolling in:

Semester Deadline
2014-2015 Fall August 22, 2014
2014-2015 Spring January 7, 2015

International Students

Documentation

2-4 weeks

Once BJU receives and reviews your online application, you’ll receive a phone call from your admission counselor and an email directing you to your online application status. This status will provide you with the next steps to complete your admission process.

Documentation should be sent to the Office of Admission:

Office of Admission
Bob Jones University
1700 Wade Hampton Blvd.
Greenville, SC 29614

Former Students

International Students

Processing

2-4 weeks

Average Processing Time

On average, an application is processed in 2-4 weeks. Processing of an international student application may take 6 weeks.

How long do I have to provide the necessary information?

Status checks are made on each student’s application file until the necessary documentation reaches BJU; you will receive periodic reminders and a maximum of 9 weeks to supply the documentation BJU requests to process your application.

Decision

1-2 weeks

How long does the decision process take?

When your application and documentation have been received, they will be submitted to the Admission Committee for its decision. The decision could take 2 to 4 weeks. This decision may take 6 weeks for an international student. You will be notified in writing of the Committee’s decision.

What is my next step if I’m admitted?

A nonrefundable reservation fee of $250 should be paid by May 1 to confirm your reservation. Upon enrollment, the $250 will be applied toward the first month’s tuition and fees.

Former Students

International Students

What should I do after paying my reservation fee to confirm my reservation?

Once you confirm your reservation, we will send information detailing final plans that you will need to make within 2-6 months of the start of the semester.

Former Students

International Students

Medical Health Form

Complete our medical health form:

  • Have a physical examination within 12 months of your enrollment.
  • Have your doctor fill out his/her part of the medical health form after your physical exam.

Former Students