Admissions Office

Christian Life Recommendation Form

 

Student Applicant Information

 
FIRST NAME
LAST NAME
PHONE
ADDRESS
ADDRESS
CITY
STATE/PROVINCE/REGION
ZIP/ZONE/POSTAL CODE
COUNTRY

 

To the Evaluator:
You, the evaluator, should not be a peer or family member.  You should be an adult (pastor, youth pastor, Sunday School teacher, Christian spiritual mentor, etc.) that knows the applicant and his or her faith commitment.

This recommendation will be used solely for evaluation of the applicant for admission to Messiah College. Since all admission files are held in strict confidence, we would appreciate your open and forthright comments on each question. Thank you for your cooperation.

 

About Messiah College:
Messiah College is a Christian college of the liberal and applied arts and sciences located on a picturesque 471-acre campus 12 miles southwest of Harrisburg, Pa., the state capital. Founded in 1909, Messiah has grown to be a community of 2,802 students and strives to educate men and women toward maturity of intellect, character, and Christian faith in preparation for lives of service, leadership, and reconciliation in church and society. Messiah is: undergraduate (Bachelor of Arts and Science degree programs); residential (over 90% of the student body resides in college housing); comprehensive (more than 55 liberal arts, applied, and pre-professional majors available); diverse (students from 37 states, 30 countries, and more than 50 church denominations); distinctively Christian (Christ Preeminent).

 

Evaluator Informations / responses

 
1. How well do you know the applicant?




2. How long have you known the applicant?
3. What is your relationship to the applicant?
4. Please list significant strengths and special abilities of the applicant.
5. Please list any weaknesses of the applicant.
6. To your knowledge, has the applicant made a personal profession of faith in Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior?



7. To your knowledge, does the applicant endorse the Messiah College Community Covenant which outlines College policy concerning important
life-style/behavioral expectations (e.g. Messiah is a drug-, tobacco-, and alcohol-free environment)?

Click to view more about the Community Covenant



 

Comments:

8. What activities of the church, para-church, and/or Christian organization(s) has the applicant participated in?
9. Please include any comments you feel would give insight into this individual as he/she applies for admission to Messiah College.

Personal Comments:

10. Ratings: Compared to other college-bound students that you have known, mentored, or counseled, how do you compare this student in terms of:

 

 

 

One of the top few encountered

Excellent

(Top 10%)

Very good (well above average)

Good
(above average)
Average Below average No basis for evaluation
Academic Achievement
Cocurricular Activities
Motivation
Leadership
Integrity
Creativity
Faith Commitment


11. Your recommendation of this applicant for admission to Messiah College:





By clicking this checkbox, I certify that I am the person making the recommendation being submitted.
   
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