Application Requirements

Incoming Freshmen

  • An ACT composite score of 28 or higher (or the SAT equivalent)
  • A high school GPA of at least 3.5
  • A Kuyper Scholars Program (KSP) high school level application
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • An entrance essay
  • Application form for incoming freshmen
  • History majors are eligible for an additional scholarship sponsored by Rockne and Joan McCarthy.  Indicate on the KSP application form that history is your intended major.

Students with College Experience

Applications for the KSP program will be received from November 15 to February 15. Please download and print the appropriate application form above, fill in the first part yourself as instructed on the form, and give the recommendation forms to people familiar with your academic motivation, achievement, and abilities.

For consideration to the KSP program, a completed Dordt College application must be on file with the admissions office. For more information, contact one of the co-directors.