Christian University in Oregon Offers Free Application Program for Prospective Undergraduate Students

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George Fox University’s Early Action deadline for 2012-13 undergraduate applicants is Dec. 1

George Fox's Christian college campus is located in the heart of Oregon's Willamette Valley.

George Fox's Christian college campus is located in the heart of Oregon's Willamette Valley.

Those interested in enrolling as undergraduate students at George Fox University for the 2012-13 academic year are invited to take advantage of the institution’s Early Action program and apply with no application fee. To be eligible, a student must submit a completed application by Thursday, Dec. 1.

The program is a nonbinding agreement for students who have selected George Fox as one of their top two college choices. Students may complete an application for admission online at

Early Action applicants will not be charged the $40 application fee and will be guaranteed an admission decision and notification by Thursday, Dec. 22. In addition, all Early Action students will be eligible to indicate a desire to be considered for the university’s Scholarship Competition, scheduled Feb. 10-11, 2012.

All other applications for admission should be submitted by Feb. 1 (March 1 for transfer students), the university’s regular decision deadline, to receive maximum financial aid consideration.

Students are encouraged to apply early to avoid the possibility of being placed on a wait list. This fall, thanks to solid retention numbers and an incoming undergraduate class of nearly 600, the university broke an enrollment record for the 23rd time in 25 years, topping 3,500 students (3,519) for the first time in school history.

More information on George Fox's undergraduate admissions process is available at, or by calling the undergraduate admissions office at 503-554-2240.

George Fox University is ranked by Forbes among the top Christian colleges in the country and is a Christian university classified by U.S. News & World Report as a first tier regional university and a “Best Value” school. More than 3,500 students attend classes on the university’s campus in Newberg, Ore., and at teaching centers in Portland, Salem, and Redmond, Ore., and Boise, Idaho. George Fox offers bachelor’s degrees in more than 40 majors, degree-completion programs for working adults, five seminary degrees, and 11 master’s and doctoral degrees.

Ryan Dougherty
Office of Undergraduate Admissions


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