The Ascent University Application

This application will be held confidential by The Ascent University staff and will not be reviewed until all references and components of application are received.

After application and references are received, the applicant may be contacted for an interview to determine acceptance into program.

  • General Information

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  • Education

  • High School
  • Year Graduated
  • GPA
  • City
  • State

  • College (If Applicable)
  • Year Graduated
  • GPA
  • Degree Earned
  • Employment History

  • CompanyPosition HeldDates of EmploymentReason for Leaving 
    Please list employers starting with the most recent first.
  • References

    A Reference Form will be sent to each of your references listed below: pastor, employer and friend.
  • **Reference forms will automatically be sent to the email addresses listed below. Applications will not be reviewed until all references are received.**

  • Church HIstory

  • Ministry Interest

  • Please select the three Ministry Areas in which you are interested. Rate them 1– 3, 1 being the most interest. Please note that these preferences do not entitle you to serve in these ministries during your rst year. Ascent Staff will determine involvement in the appropriate ministries according to the student’s interest, gifting, and track availability.

  • Most InterestedNeutralLeast Interested
    Children (Preschool-6th Grade)
    Church Administration
    Media & Communications
    Youth Minstries (7th-12th Grade
  • Personal Details

  • Personal History

    Please answer truthfully to the following questions. Failure to do so may result in denial of your application or dismissal from The Ascent. If you answer “yes” to any of the following questions, please give a detailed explanation on a separate sheet of paper. Understand that you will not be disqualified solely on the basis of answering “yes.”
  • Essays

  • Fees

    Your $90 application fee is due with this application (application fee is non-refundable). Applications will not be processed until application fee is paid. Please select one of the options below for payment:
  • Please mail checks to:
    Ascent Leadership School
    Bridgeway Church
    725 Garlington Road
    Greenville, SC 29615

  • Monthly payment plans are unavailable. All fees are non-refundable. No full or partial refunds will be made regardless of whether a student is expelled from the program or leaves by their own will or for any other reason.

    Please sign here if you agree to make these financial obligations on time:

  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Tuition payments can be made by check or by credit card. Checks should be made payable to ‘Bridgeway Church’ with ‘Ascent Tuition: Student Name’ in the memo line. These can be mailed to the address listed above. Credit card payments can be made online at and you will be prompted to include the Student’s Name along with any payment information.