Expanded International Student Finance Form

Expanded International Student Finance Form

Please complete this online form with your financial information. Carefully read all questions, and please be sure to answer honestly. Please convert all currency amounts into US DOLLARS.

1. Your Name

2. Your Gordon College ID (8 digit number) - optional

3. Your Date of Birth (MM / DD / YYYY)

4. Your Gender

Female
Male

5. Your Country of Citizenship (passport)

6. Are you a citizen of the United States?

Yes
No

7. Are you a resident alien ("green card holder") of the United States?

Yes
No

8. Are you currently in the U.S. with a valid visa status?

NO, I am NOT in the U.S. right now.
YES, I am in the U.S. right now, and I have a valid visa status (such as F1, F2, R2, H4, etc.).
OTHER, I am in the U.S. right now, but I do not have a visa status (because I am in some other status such as DACA or undocumented).

9. In what city (or cities) do you and your family live? Please explain.

10. Exchange Rate: On this form, what exchange rate are you using? (Or, if your family income is already in US DOLLARS, then please say that here.)

11. Parents Marital Status

Married / Living Together
Separated / Divorced
One or Both Parents Deceased
Other or Unknown

12. Father's Name

13. Father's Age

14. Father's Employment: What is his job title?

15. Father's Employment: What is his employer (company or organization)?

16. Father's Employment: In US DOLLARS, what was your father's total income in the last tax year? (estimate if needed)

17. Father's Employment: Do you expect there to be any changes to this job in the next few years, while you are in college?

18. Mother's Name

19. Mother's Age

20. Mother's Employment: What is her job title?

21. Mother's Employment: What is her employer (company or organization)?

22. Mother's Employment: In US DOLLARS, what was your mother's total income in the last tax year? (estimate if needed)

23. Mother's Employment: Do you expect there to be any changes to this job in the next few years, while you are in college?

24. Is there anyone else (besides your father and mother above), who contributes directly to the family finances? For example, step-parents or older siblings? Please list them, if there are any. Please include the name, relation to you, and amount contributed to your "total family income" in the last tax year in US DOLLARS please (estimate if needed).

25. Therefore, what was the TOTAL FAMILY INCOME in the last tax year in US DOLLARS? (This should be the sum total of questions 16 + 22 + 24, above.)

26. Costs: How many people, including yourself and your parents, depend on the family for daily living expenses and are being supported by the total family income? (For example, in a family with 2 living parents and 3 unmarried children, the answer to this question is probably "5" which is "2+3").

27. Costs: In the last tax year, how much money did your parents spend on "educational" costs, such as school fees, books, etc.? List the amount IN US DOLLARS please. Include the costs for ALL CHILDREN.

28. Costs: Specifically, in the last tax year, how much money did your parents spend on "educational" costs *FOR ONLY YOU*, such as school fees, books, etc.? List the amount IN US DOLLARS please.

29. Savings: From the ranges below, please select the amount of money IN US DOLLARS equivalent that your parents currently have in "savings" in a bank account. (Note: To obtain an F1 Student Visa from the US government, you must be able to show "ability to pay" for your first year's expenses from Gordon College. Students usually use a family bank statement for this visa requirement. No bank statement is required at this time -- you should wait until after your scholarships are fully awarded.)

30. Savings: If you selected "other" in the previous question, please explain:

31. Does your family own its home?

Yes
No

32. What is the approximate value of any property (including your home) that your family owns, in US DOLLARS please?

33. Does your family own a business?

Yes
No

34. What is the approximate value of any businesses that your family owns, in US DOLLARS please?

35. Who are you thinking could possibly be INDIVIDUAL SPONSORS for your education at Gordon College? Please list anyone other than your parents who might contribute to your education. Include their name, relation to you, and approximate yearly sponsorship amount in US DOLLARS please. (Writing a name does not mean that they are guaranteed to sponsor you, but that they might possibly sponsor you.)

36. What ORGANIZATIONAL SPONSORS, such as churches or non-profit organizations, are you thinking could possibly help pay for your education at Gordon College? Please list their name, relation to you, and yearly sponsorship amount in US DOLLARS please. (Writing a name does not mean that they are guaranteed to sponsor you, but that they might possibly sponsor you.)

37. What EDUCATIONAL LOANS will you be getting, if any? Educational loans could possibly be from a bank in your home country or from a bank in the US (Note: US-based loans require a "US-citizen co-signer" such as a family member in the US or close family friend in the US). Please explain the AMOUNT in US DOLLARS, the bank name, and who the co-signer is in relation to you (if you have one).

38. Are either of your parents in full-time ministry or missions work? Please apply for our "Minister and Missionary Scholarship" at http://www.gordon.edu/minmis - thank you!

Yes
No

39. PLEASE GIVE ADDITIONAL COMMENTS, IF NEEDED:

40. DIGITAL SIGNATURE: "I certify that I have read this entire document. I understand my responsibilities in providing the documentation described. I understand that falsification of any financial documentation is grounds for cancellation of my admission and subsequent enrollment."

Yes
No