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The Admissions Process

We are so excited to have you on campus!

The following steps outline the process from the beginning of your admissions process to Move-in-Day. If you have any questions please contact your Admissions Representative.

Students on campus


Submit your online application. 💻

Secure maximum financial aid eligibility and have a guaranteed decision by December 31!


Send in your official transcripts. 📄

Via; Parchment, National Student Clearinghouse, or your school’s registrar


Schedule a visit. 🏫


Get accepted (hopefully!). 🎉

Student on move in day, moving in.
Students on campus tour.


Submit your deposit to save your housing spot.💰

(the best Christian dorms in Michigan according to Niche!). Don’t worry – the deposit is refundable
by May 1.


File your FAFSA.

Don’t forget to add our code (002318) so we can process your financial aid.


Get your awesome financial aid. 🙌

You’ll be shocked at how affordable Spring Arbor REALLY is!


Register for classes in the Spring! 📚

People talking and smiling
Student moving into dorm.


Attend the New Student Orientation on the second Friday in June! 🤝


Move into your dorm at Welcome Weekend in August. 🚚

We look forward to working with you and we hope to see you soon at SAU!