INSIDE THIS BOOKLET
What You Need to Know ......................... i
Application for Admission .......................1
Sc
hool Report-School Official
Recommendation...................................7
Teacher Recommendation .....................9
Early Decision Plan
............................... 11
Off-Campus Housing Request .............12
Application Checklist ............................ 13
FIRST YEAR
APPLICATION
FOR ADMISSION
2019-20
APPLYING TO MEREDITH
What you need to know
Important Dates:
First Year, Early Decision (Binding)
Deadline: October 30, 2019
First Year, Early Action (Non-Binding)
Deadline: December 2, 2019
First Year, Regular Decision Priority
Deadline: February 15*, 2020
*Applications received after deadline are
considered on a space available basis.
Decisions are made within three weeks of
receipt of a complete application.
Follow instructions carefully.
Call 800-MEREDITH or email
admissions@meredith.edu for
assistance.
Requirements
First Year Applicants:
Units of Credit
A minimum of 16 units earned in grades
9-12. Your program of study must
include the following:
English
..................................... 4 units
Foreign Language
.................... 2 units
Mathematics
............................3 units
(4 units recommended) (Algebra I,
Algebra II and Geometry or a higher
level course for which Algebra II is a
prerequisite)
Science
.................................... 3 units
History/Social Studies
.............. 3 units
Electives
................................... 1 unit
Class rank - when available.
Official High School Transcript
Attention is given to rigor of course-
work, grades earned, and grade
trends.
Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT)
or American College Test (ACT)
required
Composite scores are reviewed with
attention given to reading and math.
If English is your second language,
submit scores on the Test of English
as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the
International English Language
Testing System (IELTS). Meredith
requires our own writing sample
therefore, the essay portions of the
SAT and ACT are not required.
Recommendations from
school officials
Using the enclosed forms, please
provide recommendations from school
officials. The Secondary School Report
should be completed by your high
school counselor or other administra-
tor. The Teacher Recommendation
should be completed by a teacher who
has taught you in an academic subject
in your junior or senior year.
Interviews/Campus Visits
A campus visit is strongly recom-
mended. To schedule a visit and/or
admission interview, contact the Office
of Admissions at 919-760-8581 or
admissions@meredith.edu.
The Office of Admissions may request
an interview, additional writing sample
and/or additional recommendations.
Admissions Procedures
A complete application includes:
completed and signed application,
including essay
$40 non-refundable application fee
or acceptable fee waiver (checks
and credit cards accepted)
Official transcript
School Report - School Offical
Recommendation
Teacher Recommendation
SAT/ACT scores
Home-Schooled Students
In addition to items listed above please
submit:
official transcript from each tradi-
tional high school attended (if any)
one recommendation from a refer-
ence who is not related to the
applicant (if applicable)
interview with an admissions officer
Early Decision Plan
(see page 11)
If Meredith is your first choice for col-
lege, apply under the Early Decision
Plan. The ED agreement is binding. If
accepted you will:
enroll at Meredith;
withdraw applications from all
other colleges; and
submit a non-refundable $300
deposit by December 15.
To apply, check the First Year Early
Decision box on your application and
submit your completed and signed ap-
plication with supporting credentials by
October 30. You must also submit the
Early Decision Plan form on page 11.
You will receive an admissions decision
by November 15. If you also wish to
receive an early decision financial aid
estimate, the FAFSA must be received
by November 10. You will receive an
award by December 1. If your award
is estimated, a final award will be
confimed when federal and state need-
based aid award amounts are made
available to colleges and universities.
Financial Aid
The Free Application for Federal
Student Aid (FAFSA) is required for ap-
plicants wishing to receive federal and/
or state aid. Early Decision FAFSA
Priority Date: Nov. 10; Early Action
FAFSA Priority Date: Jan. 15; Regu-
lar Decision FAFSA Priority Date:
Feb. 15. FAFSA’s received Feb. 15 will
be considered with preference given
to those received by February 15.
The FAFSA is available beginning
October 1 at FAFSA.ed.gov.
Competitive Scholarships
Meredith Impact Scholarships – New
scholarships for members of the Class
of 2024 and onward. Admitted first-year
students with a minimum 3.3
unweighted GPA and minimum 1100
SAT/22 ACT are guaranteed a minimum
$20,000 annual scholarship award,
renewable for four years. No separate
application needed. Students with
exceptional qualifications will be
considered for additional scholarship
awards at the time of admission.
Students who do not qualify for the
Impact Scholarship may qualify for other
merit-based scholarships or tuition
grants from Meredith College.
Academic Merit Scholarships – Your
complete Application for Admission is
your application for merit scholarships.
No additional application is required.
Talent Scholarships – Separate
applications are required for Art, Interior
Design, Music, and Theatre
scholarships. Deadline: January 15; you
must also be admitted to the College by
January 15. Apply Early Decision or Early
Action.
Meredith Legacy and Presidential
Scholarships – Your complete
Application for Admission and your
Honors Application serve as your
Meredith Legacy and Presidential
Applications. You must be admitted to
the College and submit your Honors
Application by January 15 to be
considered. Apply Early Decision or
Early Action.
Other Scholarships – Thomas
Meredith, Paschal and AWE STEM (for
students with mathematics, engineering,
biology, or chemistry interest), Service,
and Teaching Fellows Scholarships
require submission of scholarship
applications. You must be admitted to
the College and submit all components
of scholarship application(s) by January
15 to be considered. Apply Early
Decision or Early Action.
Honors Program
for gifted and motivated students
seeking an enriched academic program.
You must be admitted to the College
and submit your Honors Application by
January 15 to be considered. Apply
Early Decision or Early Action.
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Office of Admissions • 3800 Hillsborough Street
Raleigh, NC 27607-5298 • (919) 760-8581 or
1-800-MEREDITH • FAX (919) 760-2348
meredith.edu
Personal Information (All information provided is confidential and only used by Meredith College)
Legal name _________________________________________________________________ /
first middle or maiden last preferred or nickname
U.S. Social Security number _________ – ________ – ___________ Date of birth ________ / ______ / ________
month day year
Gender Female Male
Permanent address ___________________________________________________________ / __________________
street, route county
_____________________________________________________________ Home Phone (_______) ______________
city state ZIP/postal code
___________________________________________________________ / ___________________________________
province country
Mailing address (if different) ___________________________________________________________ / ____________
street, route county
_____________________________________________________________ Home Phone (_______) ______________
city state ZIP/postal code
___________________________________________________________ / ___________________________________
province country
E-mail ________________________________________________________Cell Phone (_______) _______________
The Office of Admissions will contact you a number of ways regarding your application, however, we wish to
know your preference for how we communicate with you. Please check all that apply:
Email____ Cell Phone____ Home Phone____ Text Message____
Indicating preference signifies your approval for Meredith to communicate with you via these methods.
Are you a North Carolina resident?
Yes No If yes, how long? ____________________________________
If no, or less than a year, where?
___________________________________________________________
Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Have you
already submitted the FAFSA?
Yes No
Do you have a parent or guardian currently employed by Meredith College?
Yes No
Are you a veteran?
Yes No
Country of citizenship USA Other ___________________________________________________________
If OTHER, please specify country & complete applicable questions in shaded box on the next page.
If any of the above information changes, please contact the Office of Admissions.
Application for First Year Undergraduate Admission
Application Status (please respond to each statement or question)
I am applying as a:
First Year Early Decision
*
First Year Early Action
First Year Regular
Decision
*
complete and sign the
early decision agreement on
page 11
I am applying for admission
beginning in the term:
August of ______ (year)
January of ______ (year)
I plan to reside:
On-campus
At home (local students -
approval required)*
*complete and sign the
agreement on page 12
Will you be applying for
financial aid?
Yes No
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Meredith College admits qualified women students without regard to race, creed,
sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, or disability.
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If Not a U.S. Citizen
1. Are you a resident alien (also called permanent resident/green card holder)? YES NO
If YES, please indicate alien registration number and skip to question 5: ____________________________________
2. Are you currently in the U.S.? YES NO If YES, please specify visa type or special circumstances:
(Additional information will be requested if you are accepted for admission)
3. Will you require a student (F-1) visa?
YES NO If YES, indicate your country of birth: ___________________
4. Are you a dual citizen (a citizen of more than one country)? YES NO
If YES, which country’s passport will you use when entering the U.S.? ______________________________________
5. Is English your native language? YES NO
Was English the primary language of instruction in your most recent schooling? YES NO
A photocopy of passport, permanent resident card, Visa and/or I-94 card will be required if accepted for
admission. Further information will also be required for F-1 Visa holders.
Optional Information (used for statistical studies and reports)
How did you first become interested in Meredith College? (check one)
Alumna Current Student Family Friend College Fair Meredith Publications
Internet Guidance Counselor Athletics Other ______________________________________
Race and Ethnic Origin
Are you Hispanic or Latina?
Yes No *If yes, mother/guardian’s country of origin _______________
*If yes, father/guardian’s country of origin ________________
Please select one or more of the following groups of which you consider yourself a member:
American Indian or Alaskan Native Asian Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander White Other
First Generation College Student Yes No
A first generation college student is a student from a family in which neither parent/guardian has earned a
four-year degree.
Important – your response has no impact on your application for admission.
Family Information
Parent/Guardian name __________________________________________________ Is he/she living? YES NO
first middle last
This is my primary parent/guardian YES NO Relationship: ______________________________________
Home address __________________________________________________________________________________
street, route or PO Box
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________
city state ZIP/postal code province country
E-mail address __________________________________________________________________________________
Home phone (_____) ______________________________ Cell phone (_____) _____________________________
Occupation/Position _____________________________________________________________________________
Employer _______________________________________________ Work phone (_______)
__________________
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Parent/Guardian name __________________________________________________ Is he/she living? YES NO
first middle last
This is my primary parent/guardian YES NO Relationship: ______________________________________
Home address __________________________________________________________________________________
street, route or PO Box
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________
city state ZIP/postal code province country
E-mail address __________________________________________________________________________________
Home phone (_____) ______________________________ Cell phone(_____) _____________________________
Occupation/Position _____________________________________________________________________________
Employer _______________________________________________ Work phone (_______) __________________
Please list any Meredith College graduates/current students to whom you are related:
Name __________________________________________________ Class _________ Relationship
first last maiden name
Name __________________________________________________ Class _________ Relationship
first last maiden name
Please list any additional Meredith College graduates/faculty/staff/current students who influenced your decision
to apply:
Name __________________________________________________ Class _________ Relationship
first last maiden name
Name __________________________________________________ Class _________ Relationship
first last maiden name
There are many important elements to consider as you make a well-informed college choice. As you consider
your best-fit school, which two factors listed below are the most important to you? Your response has no
impact on the admission decision.
(please select only two)
Academic programs and their fit with my goals
Social fit and the college community
Paying for my education
Academic & Career Interest
Indicate any field of interest, intended major, or career or professional goals you are considering (List in order of
preference.)
________________________________________________________________________________________________
To what other colleges have you applied? (Optional)
________________________________________________________________________________________________
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Experential learning (e.g. internships, study
abroad or research)
The location of the college
Other
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Academic Information
Beginning with 9th grade, list ALL high schools, colleges and universities, including summer schools, you have
attended, including the institution you are currently attending.
Name City/State/Country
Dates Attended
From To
Type of degree or
diploma
(earned or expected)
When do/did you graduate from high school? (month/year) _______ /______
High School is
public private home school early college high school
Have you or will you take any of the following: please list all dates (month/year), including future testing
and current scores.
SAT YES NO Date _________________ Score ______________
ACT YES NO Date _________________ Score ______________
AP EXAMS YES NO Date _________________ Score ______________
IB EXAMS YES NO Date _________________ Score ______________
TOEFL YES NO Date _________________ Score ______________
IELTS YES NO Date _________________ Score ______________
List all courses in which you are currently enrolled. If not currently enrolled, check here and answer the
questions below this shaded box.
Course Title (also list course number if college level) Unit of Credit
List any other courses you expect to take before entering Meredith College.
Course Title (also list course number if college level) When/Where Unit of Credit
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If you are not currently enrolled in an educational program, please provide information about how you have spent
your time since leaving school.
_________________________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________________________
Academic Honors
Briefly describe any scholastic distinctions or honors you have been awarded beginning with the ninth grade.
Attach additional sheet(s) if needed or a resume, if preferred. Include your name on any attachments.
_________________________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________________________
Activities
Attach additional sheet(s) if needed or a complete resume is acceptable. Include your name on any attachments.
Activity Position held, honors earned, etc. Years (9-12)
Essay
The following two-part writing sample is an important component of your application. Please submit your
thoughtful response to the following questions (maximum combined length should be no longer than 500 words):
A. Describe the attributes of a Meredith education that make it a good fit for your future.
B. Provide a personal example that demonstrates your commitment to planning, pursuing, and reaching
your goals in the face of challenge.
Optional: Transcripts and test scores don’t tell the whole story! We want to learn more about the person behind
the application. That’s why we partner with zeemee.com, a free platform where you can share short videos and
photos that help us get to know you better. It’s easy, fun, and open to all students – just download the ZeeMee
app and follow the prompts to get started. If you choose to create a Zeemee profile, please add your Zeemee
url here.
The Honor System
The Honor System is a long-cherished tradition and a basis for all life at Meredith College. Based upon the
principles of integrity, fulfillment of community obligations and responsibility to others, the purpose of the Honor
System is to maintain an atmosphere of trust and honor throughout the Meredith community. The willingness of
each student to accept full responsibility for her actions and to abide by the standards set by her peers is impera-
tive to a community of mutual trust. Every student who attends Meredith must commit herself to abide by and
uphold Meredith’s Honor Code and system of self-government by signing the Honor Pledge during orientation.
When you sign your application to Meredith College, you indicate that you are aware of the importance of the
Honor System and, if enrolled, will be responsible for ensuring that the Honor System is at all times the standard
for individual and community behavior.
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Character Statement (Attach additional sheet(s) if needed.)
1. Have you ever been found responsible for a disciplinary violation at any educational institution you have at-
tended from the 9th grade (or the international equivalent) forward, whether related to academic misconduct
or behavioral misconduct, that resulted in a disciplinary action? These actions could include, but are not
limited to: probation, suspension, removal, dismissal, or expulsion from the institution.
YES NO
2. Have you ever been adjudicated guilty or convicted of a misdemeanor or felony? Note: if the criminal adju-
dication or conviction has been expunged, sealed, annulled, pardoned, destroyed, erased, impounded, or
otherwise required by law or ordered by a court to be kept confidential, you are not required to answer “yes”
to this question, or provide an explanation.
YES NO
If you answered yes to either or both questions, please attach a separate sheet of paper outlining the
approximate date of each incident and explaining the circumstances.
Condition of Admission
This application is made with the understanding and agreement that the applicant, upon admission, will be
subject to the rules and regulations of Meredith College governing admission and retention of students, as
outlined in the catalogue statement titled “Conditions of Admission.”
Student Statement
I certify that all information given in this application is complete and accurate. By signing and submitting this
application, I indicate my willingness to accept both the responsibilities and privileges of the Honor System of
Meredith College and all other conditions of admission.
Signature____________________________________________________________________ Date _______________
Enclose a $40 non-refundable application fee or acceptable fee waiver and return in the envelope
provided along with Application. Credit card payment available online at meredith.edu/admissions.
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School Report; School Official Recommendation
To the First Year Applicant:
Complete this shaded box and give this form to your high school counselor, principal or other school official.
Please request that this form be mailed directly to the Office of Admissions.
Name __________________________________________________________________________________________
first middle last
Address ________________________________________________________________________________________
street, route or PO Box
____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
city state ZIP/postal code province country
Applying for: August January __________ (year)
Name of school ___________________________________________________ CEEB/ACT Code
______________
Address ________________________________________________________________________________________
I recognize the confidential nature of this document and I do I do not waive my right to access.
Student’s signature ____________________________________________________________ Date ______________
To the School Official:
1. Complete all information requested on the front and back of this form.
2. Attach a copy of the applicant’s high school transcript.
3. Return this form and transcript directly to the Office of Admissions.
School Counseling phone (_______)_________________ School Counseling fax (_______)
____________________
Accreditation by __________________________________ Public School Private School
Percent graduates entering 4-year college __________ 2-year college _________ Other_________________
If not provided on transcript, please provide class rank and grading scale.
Class rank ______ out of ______ students as of _______ /______
month/year
Is the rank weighted? YES NO
School does not rank ________
In comparison with other college preparatory students at your school, the applicant’s course selection is:
Most Demanding Very Demanding Demanding Average Below Average
FOR HOME SCHOOLED STUDENTS ONLY: Will the student’s home school graduation be recognized by her
state of residence? YES NO
1. Has the applicant ever been found responsible for a disciplinary violation at your school from 9th grade (or the
international equivalent) forward, whether related to academic misconduct or behavioral misconduct, that
resulted in the applicant’s probation, suspension, removal, dismissal, or expulsion from your institution?
YES NO School policy prohibits response
Meredith College admits qualified women students without regard to race, creed,
sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, or disability.
Give grading scale,
highest to lowest:
A =
B=
C=
D=
F=
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2. To your knowledge, has the applicant ever been convicted of a misdemeanor, felony or other crime?
YES NO
Counselor Recommendation
Is the student recommended for admission to Meredith College? (Required Information)
YES NO Prefer not to respond
Please provide your recommendation comments. (attach additional page as needed)
_________________________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________________________
Signature _______________________________________ Title ____________________________ Date ___________
Printed name ____________________________________ E-mail address ___________________________________
Office of Admissions
3800 Hillsborough Street
Raleigh, NC 27607-5298
(919) 760-8581 or 1-800-MEREDITH
FAX (919) 760-2348
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Instructor Recommendation
To the Applicant:
Please complete this shaded box, give to the person indicated and request that this form be mailed directly to
the Office of Admissions.
This form is to be completed by a teacher who has taught you in an academic subject in grade 11 or 12.
Name___________________________________________________________________________________________
first middle last
Address _________________________________________________________________________________________
street, route or PO Box
____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
city state ZIP/postal code province country
Applying for: August January __________ (year)
To the Instructor:
1. Complete all information requested on the front and back of this form.
2. Return this form directly to the Office of Admissions.
1. How long have you known this student?
Less than two years Two to four years More than four years
2. What subject(s) have you taught her and in what academic years?
_________________________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________________________
3. Please rate the applicant on the qualities listed below:
Excellent Above Average Average Below Average No basis for
judgement
Academic Ability
Determination
Cooperation
Dependability
Leadership
Social Adaptability
Integrity
Motivation
Creativity
Meredith College admits qualified women students without regard to race, creed,
sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, or disability.
Office of Admissions • 3800 Hillsborough Street
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4. Would you expect this student to respond positively to a community that expects personal integrity
in both academic and social matters?
YES NO If “NO,” please explain:
_________________________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________________________
5. Please use the space below to make any further comments regarding the individual abilities and/or
needs of the student.
_________________________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________________________
6. Do you recommend this student to Meredith College?
YES NO
Signature ___________________________________________________________ Date _______________________
Printed name _____________________________________________________________________________________
Name of institution ________________________________________________________________________________
Address _____________________________________________________ Phone (________)___________________
E-mail address ___________________________________________________________________________________
Office of Admissions
3800 Hillsborough Street
Raleigh, NC 27607-5298
(919) 760-8581 or 1-800-MEREDITH
FAX (919) 760-2348
meredith.edu
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Early Decision Plan
The Meredith College Early Decision Application Plan (ED) is recommended for first-year students who have
completedtheir college research and whose first choice is Meredith. An Early Decision application is a binding
commitment that means you will enroll at Meredith if admitted. You will receive notification of the admissions
decision on or before November 15.
To be considered under the Early Decision plan, you must:
Select the First-Year Early Decision box on your application for admission;
Complete, sign, and return this Early Decision Agreement;
Submit no other Early Decision applications to other colleges and universities;
Submit your completed application for admission and your signed agreement by October 30, Meredith’s
Early Decision Deadline;
Early Decision financial aid awards are dependent on submission of the Free Application for Federal Student
Aid (FAFSA). All ED applicants are encouraged to submit the FAFSA by November 10 - the early
aid deadline – in order to receive an estimated award by December 1. Access the Free Application for
Federal Student Aid at www.fafsa.gov
If you are admitted to Meredith under the Early Decision Plan, you agree:
To promptly withdraw all applications submitted to other colleges and universities and make no additional
applications to any other institution. If you are seeking financial aid, you need not withdraw other applications
until you have received notification about financial aid. If demonstrated financial need as determined
by the FAFSA and Meredith’s Office of Financial Assistance, is not met, you are released from the Early
Decision agreement.
To submit a non-refundable $300 deposit to Meredith by December 15 – the ED deposit deadline – to reserve
your space in the class;
To enroll in the incoming First-Year class at Meredith.
Meredith College Early Decision Agreement
Name of Applicant_________________________________________________________________________________
first middle last
Address
street, route or PO Box
____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
city state ZIP/postal code province country
If accepted at Meredith College, I agree to enroll. I will submit a non-refundable $300 deposit by
December 15 to reserve my place in the class and withdraw applications from all other colleges and
universities at that time.
Signature of Applicant__________________________________________________ Date
Signature of Parent or Guardian__________________________________________ Date
(parent/guardian signature required if you are under 18 years of age at the time you apply for admission)
Meredith College admits qualified women students without regard to race, creed, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, or disability.
Office of Admissions • 3800 Hillsborough Street
Raleigh, NC 27607-5298 • (919) 760-8581 or
1-800-MEREDITH • FAX (919) 760-2348
meredith.edu admissions@meredith.edu
EARLY
DECISION
APPLICANTS
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Off-Campus Housing Request (Commuter student only)
Meredith College takes pride in its academic community and feels strongly that the residence life experience is an
integral part of that community. However, Meredith allows students in the following categories to reside off-cam-
pus if that is their preference:
Please check all conditions that apply:
Student will reside locally with parent(s) or legal guardian.
Student will be 21 years of age or older at the time of enrollment. NOTE: Campus housing is usually avail-
able only to full-time undergraduate degree-seeking students under the age of 23 (see catalogue). Inter-
national students, 23 or older, enrolled full-time in an undergraduate degree program may request special
consideration for on-campus housing.
Please check below if you have a special request for commuter status:
Student requests special permission from the Dean of Students to reside with someone other than a
parent or legal guardian. If you check this option, complete shaded box below.
Please read and sign below:
I understand that I am responsible for finding suitable housing if accepted for admission as a commuting
student. If I do not qualify for off-campus residency as defined by Meredith College, I understand I will be
contacted and given the opportunity to change my application status to on-campus residency.
Printed name
____________________________________________________________________________________
Student’s signature __________________________________________________________ Date _________________
If you are requesting special permission to live off-campus, please provide us with the following information
concerning the person with whom you plan to reside should you attend Meredith College:
Name of person with whom you plan to live ___________________________________________________________
Relationship _________________________________________________________ Age ________________________
Address _________________________________________________________________________________________
street, route or PO Box
________________________________________________________________________________________________
city state ZIP
Telephone Number (_______)____________________ Occupation ________________________________________
Place of Employment _____________________________________________________________________________
Marital Status:
Single Married E-mail address _________________________________________
For Office Use Only:
Student qualifies for commuter status
YES NO
Confirmed by _________________________________________________________ Date __________________
Office of Admissions • 3800 Hillsborough Street
Raleigh, NC 27607-5298 • (919) 760-8581 or
1-800-MEREDITH • FAX (919) 760-2348
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Application Checklist
Completed application (including essay)
Non-refundable U.S. $40 fee
SAT or ACT scores
Ofcial high school transcript
School Report; School Official Recommendation
Teacher Recommendation Form
Early Decision Form (if applying Early Decision)
Off-Campus Housing Request (commuter students only)
Ofcial College Transcript if you attend an early or middle college high school
FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
Ofcial TOEFL or IELTS score
Certified English translation of academic transcript(s)
A photocopy of passport, permanent resident card, Visa and/or I-94 card
Certificate of Financial Responsibility (will be mailed to student upon admission)
Scholarship Information
Your application for admission and supporting credentials serve as your application for
academic merit scholarships. To be considered for the following specialized scholarships,
please request the appropriate application from the Office of Admissions or find it at
meredith.edu/admissions. Talent and Scholars programs application deadline is January 15.
Please note: Scholarship applicants must also be admitted to the college by
January 15 – apply Early Decision or Early Action to the College to be considered
for these specialized scholarships:
Art
AWE-STEM (mathematics/engineering/biology/chemistry)
Interior Design
Meredith Legacy and Presidential Scholarships (submit the Honors Program
Application for consideration)
Music
Paschal (mathematics/engineering/biology/chemistry)
Service Scholars
Theatre
Thomas Meredith Baptist Heritage Scholarship (North Carolina Residents Only)
Teaching Fellows
To apply for the Honors Program, Teaching Fellows, or Service Scholarships,
request an application from the Ofce of Admissions or find it online at meredith.edu/academics.
Applications must be submitted by January 15. Please note: You must also be admitted to
the College by January 15. Applicants are encouraged to apply Early Decision or
Early Action.
For further scholarship information, please visit: meredith.edu/, call your admission coun-
selor at (919) 760-8581, or email admissions@meredith.edu
Meredith College, Ofce of Admissions
3800 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, NC 27607-5298
(919) 760-8581 or 1-800-MEREDITH, FAX (919) 760-2348
meredith.edu, admissions@meredith.edu
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Office of Admissions
3800 Hillsborough Street
Raleigh, NC 27607-5298
(919) 760-8581 or 1-800-MEREDITH
FAX (919) 760-2348
admissions@meredith.edu
Meredith College admits qualified women students without regard to race, creed, national or
ethnic origin, sexual orientation, age, or disability.
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