To Apply for Admission

You may apply electronically on the Moravian College Web site using this online application form. If you apply using the Moravian online form, you will save the usual $40 application fee.

You must also arrange to have an official copy of your high school record sent to the Moravian College Admission Office. In addition, the Dean’s Recommendation for Transfer Students form and a recommendation from a college faculty member (on official stationary) must be submitted. And you must have the registrar of each community college, college, or university you have attended send official transcripts to the Admission Office.


Personal Interview and Campus Visit

Although not required, a campus visit and interview are highly recommended to give you first-hand information about our programs, facilities, and overall environment. To schedule a campus visit please contact the Office of Admissions. If you would like, you may also arrange to meet with a member of the faculty or attend classes during your visit.


Financial Aid

Transfer applicants applying for Financial Aid must complete both the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and the Moravian College Financial Aid Application.

For complete financial aid information and an application, see our booklet Applying for Financial Aid or visit the Financial Aid website.


Further Information

If you have questions about this application, about the College’s admission standards and requirements, or about the progress of your application, contact the Admission Office, Moravian College, 1200 Main Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018; 610/861-1320, 800/441-3191.


Moravian College is a welcoming community that embraces and values the diversity of all members of the campus community. We acknowledge the uniqueness of all individuals, and we seek to cultivate an environment that respects, affirms, and defends the dignity of each member of the community. Moravian College complies with all federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination in recruitment, admission, and employment of students, faculty, and staff. Inquiries concerning this policy may be directed to: Mr. Dennis A. Domchek, Vice President for Administration, Moravian College, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18018 (610 861-1360).

Online Transfer Application for Admission

Moravian is selective, yet welcoming - eager to find the motivated student who will embrace the challenges of our diverse academic and cocurricular offerings. Our application process is designed to help you determine if the Moravian environment is right for you.

BACKGROUND INFORMATION
All fields marked with * must be filled.
Student's Name
Last *
First *
Middle *
Prefer to be called (Nickname):
Permanent Address
Street *
City *
County *
State *
Zip Code *
Phone *
E-mail
Cell Phone:
Preferred method of contact Email    Phone    No preference
Mailing Address
If same as permanent address,
just enter "Same" in these boxes.
Street *
City *
County *
State *
Zip Code *
Phone *
Other Information
Date of Birth *
Place of Birth *
Country of Citizenship *
If you are not a U.S. citizen, are you a permanent resident? Yes     No
Other non-immigrant status
Indicate Visa Type
Sex * Male     Female

 

Father's Name (or Guardian's) to be completed by unmarried students
born after January 1, 1988:

Last
First
Middle
Address
Street
City
County
State
Zip Code
Phone
Other Information
Occupation
Employer
Work Phone
Cell Phone
College Attended
Degree
Year
 

Mother's Name (or Guardian's) to be completed by unmarried students
born after January 1, 1988:

Last
First
Middle
Address
Street
City
County
State
Zip Code
Phone
Other Information
Occupation
Employer
Work Phone
Cell Phone
College Attended
Degree
Year
Parent's marital status Married   Separated  
Divorced  (Date )
   
Names and ages of your brothers and sisters (if they are attending college, list their colleges)
   
Names and relationships of relatives who have attended or are attending Moravian (provide graduation dates where applicable)

 

EDUCATION
List below your high schools or preparatory schools, and any colleges, universities, or other institutions you have attended. * You must fill in at least the first line.
NAME OF SCHOOL LOCATION (CITY, STATE) DATES OF ATTENDANCE DATE OF GRADUATION

 

EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCES
List any special educational experiences you have had, such as independent study projects, work as a tutor, study abroad, etc., and any school, community, sports, and religious activities in which you have participated. Include any special recognition you have received for these activities.

 

WRITING SAMPLE

Submit a graded paper on any subject, or submit an essay of no less than 300 words on a topic of your choice.

For security reasons, please do not cut and paste your essay from another document. If you would like to submit an existing document, we prefer that you submit it as an email attachment and send it to admissions@moravian.edu.

Evaluate a significant experience, achievement, risk you have taken, or
        ethical dilemma you have faced and its impact on you.
Discuss some issue of personal, local, national, or international concern
        and its importance to you.
Indicate a person who has had a significant influence on you, and describe
        that influence.
Describe a character in fiction, a historical figure, or a creative work
        (as in art, music, science, etc.) that has had an influence on you, and explain
        that influence.
Why you would like to attend Moravian College?
A topic of your choice.
Or you can email a writing sample as an attachment to admissions@moravian.edu. Be sure to include your full name. [Choose this option if you get an error page displayed upon submission of the form (most likely the formatted text is exceeding the allowed character length of the text field). Note: accepted email message sizes are limited to 2MB (2048K).]

 

TEST INFORMATION
You are required to take either the Scholastic Assessment Tests (SAT-I) or American College Test (ACT) and have your scores forwarded to the Moravian Admission Office. Indicate below the test(s) you have taken, or plan to take, and testing date(s). (You will have the opportunity to provide future scores in part II of the Moravian application.)
 
SAT-I: *  Yes     No
Date
Verbal Score
Math Score
Second Time SAT-I: *  Yes     No
Date
Verbal Score
Math Score
ACT: *  Yes     No
Date
Score
 
Second Time ACT: *  Yes     No
Date
Score
 
TOEFL  Yes     No
Date
Score
Other (specify): 
Date 
Score 

 

ADMISSION INFORMATION
You are applying for admission as a *  Transfer Student
Status: *  Full Time     Part Time
When do you plan to enter Moravian College? *  Fall     Spring      Year 
Are you applying for financial aid?  Yes     No
(If yes, you will be required to
submit additional information.)
If you are an international student, are you applying for the International Student Scholarship? Yes     No
Do you plan to live on campus? Yes     No
If not, where?

How did you first hear of Moravian College?

Have you ever been found responsible for a disciplinary violation at any secondary school you have attended, whether related to academic misconduct or behavioral misconduct, that resulted in your probation, suspension, removal, dismissal, or expulsion from the institution? Yes No

Have you ever been convicted of a misdemeanor, felony, or other crime? Yes No

If you answered yes to either or both questions, please list the approximate date of each incident and explain the circumstances.

I authorize all secondary schools I've attended to release all requested records and authorize review of my application for the admission process indicated on this form.

MORAVIAN COLLEGE PROGRAMS
Moravian offers programs of study in the following areas:

Accounting
Allied Health  (Cooperative)
Art Education
Art History and Criticism
Biochemistry
Biology
Business Management
Chemistry
Classics
Computer Science
Drama and Theatre
Economics
Elementary Education
Engineering  (Cooperative)
English Language and
   Literature
Environmental Policy and
    Economics
Environmental Science
Financial Economics
French
Geology (Cooperative)
German
German Studies
Graphic and Interactive Design
History
International Management
Law and Society
Mathematics
Medical Technology (Cooperative)
Music
Music Composition
Music Education
Music Performance
Natural Resource Management
    (Cooperative)
Neuroscience
Nursing
Philosophy

Physics
Political Science
Pre-Dentistry
Pre-Law
Pre-Medicine
Pre-Ministry
Pre-Occupational Therapy
    (Cooperative)
Pre-Physical Therapy
    (Cooperative)
Pre-Veterinary Medicine
Psychology
Religion
Sacred Music
Secondary Education
Sociology
Spanish
Studio Art
Writing

Please indicate your area(s) of major interest from the list above:  Undecided

 

   

If you plan to major in music, please indicate your primary instrument. You should make arrangements directly with the Music Department, (610) 861-1650, for an audition

Moravian's clubs and organizations offer extracurricular activities in the following areas:

Art
Business
Camping and Hiking
Cheerleading
Chemistry
Choral Singing
Club Sports
Computing
Criminal Justice
Dance
Economics
Education
Environmental Issues
Foreign Languages
Horseback Riding
Instrumental Music
International Relations
Investment
Mathematics
Physics
Politics
Psychology
Religion
Service Fraternities and Sororities
Social Fraternities and Sororities
Social Service
Student Government
Student Publications
Student Radio Station
Theatre
Tutoring
Volunteerism
Women's Issues
Please indicate your interests in the list of Moravian activities above:

 

   

Refer to the list of Moravian sports below and indicate those you would participate in, and, if applicable, which position you play.

Men's Sports




Varsity

Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country
Football
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Track and Field
Women's Sports




Varsity

Basketball
Cross-Country
Field Hockey
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track and Field
Volleyball

Intramural

Basketball
Floor Hockey
Indoor Soccer
Racquetball
Softball
Table Tennis
Touch Football
Volleyball

Club Sports

Equitation
Ice Hockey

Position(s) you play and/or other sports that interest you.

 

OPTIONAL INFORMATION:

The following items are optional. No information you provide will be used in a discriminatory manner.

1. To what other colleges do you plan to apply for admission?

2. Social Security Number ( if any):

Although the Social Security number is optional for admission, it is required of all students applying for federal student financial aid. In an effort to properly protect the identity of its students, Moravian College considers each Social Security number confidential and will not share this information.

3. Are you Hispanic or Latino? ("Hispanic or Latino" is defined to mean a person of Cuban, Mexican, Puerto Rican, South or Central American, or other Spanish culture or origin, regardless of race.) Yes No

4. Are you from any of the following racial groups? (Check one or more.)

American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiin or Other Pacific Islander
White

5. First language, if other than English

Language spoken at home

6. Parents' country of birth:

  Mother    

  Father 

7. Religious preference:

 

SUBMIT ONLINE APPLICATION
  After you submit your application, a confirmation page will appear that contains the Dean's recommendation for Transfer Admission form. You must print, complete, and mail this form to Moravian College for your online application to be considered.
 

            

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