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Contact 3 individuals and request they be willing to supply a personal character recommendation. Contact information for these individuals should be submitted with the application. BJU recommendation forms should be used. The Office of Admission will follow up to request the recommendations. These recommendations are confidential and will not be shared with the applicant.

3 Recommendations

  1. Pastoral staff member who is not a relative
  2. School official
    • Homeschoolers may substitute a general recommendation in place of the school official recommendation.
    • If you have not been enrolled in a school in the last 12 months, an additional general recommendation may substitute for the school official recommendation.
  3. General recommendation
    • Should come from an adult who is not a member of your family and who has known you for at least the last 6 months.

International Students

Recommendations will be requested and should be submitted in English.

Re-enrolling Students

We ask for the pastoral staff member recommendation only.