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Viaa Online Application

Note: application will not be processed until the $300.00 (U.S.) fee is sent to the address below by September 31.

Mailing Address:
Coordinator of Off-Campus Programs
Dordt University
700 7th St NE
Sioux Center, Iowa 51250

College Information

Personal Information

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    Dordt students: you will not have to submit a transcript.

    Non-Dordt students: please send a transcript (official or unofficial) and a list of the courses you are taking at the present time. If this is in digital form, the transcript can be sent to


    Please submit one faculty and one personal (from student services or pastor) recommendation form. These forms should be submitted to or sent to the address listed at the top of the page.

    Application and Deposit Fee Information

    All students must submit a $300 application/deposit fee to confirm their place in the program. Please submit all payments to the Dordt Business Office by September 31.

    Cash, checks, and ACI online payment are acceptable. For checks, please make it payable to "Dordt University Off-Campus Programs." For ACI online payment, please email David Lee for specific instructions. Please note that there will be a service fee associated with the ACI online payment.

    Statement Of Faith:

    Dordt University(Sioux Center, Iowa) and the Reformed University (Gereformeerde Hogeschool, in Zwolle, The Netherlands) acknowledge, in harmony with the Reformed confessions, that the Scriptures are the Word of God. As God's infallibly and authoritatively inspired revelation, the Bible makes known the way of salvation in Jesus Christ, requires a life of obedience to the Lord, and provides the key to understanding, interpreting, and finding purpose in life.

    Both Dordt University and the GH aim to establish in Viaa Exchange an environment that is conducive to the academic and spiritual development and welfare of its participants. Viaa Exchange seeks as students men and women who are committed to biblical, Christian principles.

    The faculty and students of Viaa Exchange constitute a Christian community in which all must seek to speak the truth in love as brothers and sisters in the Lord. Christ calls upon both faculty and students to encourage one another to lives of faithful obedience to Him. It is expected that students will strive to obey the Lord's teaching in every area of their lives. Students who do not share this Christian commitment may not be in a position to appreciate Viaa Exchange's educational and cultural experiences. Students who come to Viaa Exchange should be fully prepared to abide by Christian standards and the policies of the program as expressed in the student handbook.