Southwestern
   Adventist University
Application

for

Dinosaur Project
undergraduate credit


Earth History Research Center  
 
for the summer 2018 expedition
 
Please make certain that all required information is supplied.   Double check all spelling.     * required data

Personal Information

Your Full Legal Name
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   First Name Middle Initial   Last Name   Suffix   Title

Date of BirthGenderSocial Security Number
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   Month   Day   Year  

Home Address
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   Street   City   State   Zip/Postal Code   Country (if not USA)
 
Mailing Address  (if different from Home Address)
         
   Street   City   State   Zip/Postal Code   Country (if not USA)

E-mail Phone Religious Affiliation
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Diet
 Preference:    vegetarian vegan omnivore
 Allergies:  (check all that apply)   gluten peanut soy dairy

Academic Information

Indicate your highest completed grade in school at the time of the summer course:   *

If the highest completed grade is High School sophomore, your registration in the course is dependent upon an adult accompanying you the entire period.
Name of accompanying adult: 

If you have not completed High School (diploma or GED), then there are other documents you need to submit before your application can be acted upon.

Last High School Attended
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   High School    City    State  Last Year Attended

List Any Prior College or University Attended
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Relationship and plans to Southwestern Adventist University  (check all that apply)

  Never attended Southwestern
  Attended in the past but not currently
  A current student at Southwestern
  Planning to take only this summer course
  Planning to attend this coming fall
  Planning to attend at some future term

If you have not attended a college or university, then you need to arrange to have your High School transcript sent to:

 Office of Admissions
Southwestern Adventist University
100 W Hillcrest Dr
Keene, TX  76059

Personal Conduct

 Have you ever been convicted or plead guilty or no contest with regard to any criminal offense, excluding minor traffic violations? *   No   Yes
 
 Have you ever been academically dismissed from, declared ineligible to attend, or incurred disciplinary action at any previous institution? *   No   Yes

If you answered Yes to either of these two questions, then you must provide an explanation:
 

Travel Information

Mode
 to site *  from site *
   SWAU transportation from Keene    SWAU transportation to Keene
   Private vehicle [includes rental vehicle]    Private vehicle
   RV (use site hookup)    RV
   Air to Rapid City, SD    Air from Rapid City, SD
   Other:      Other:  

If you are planning to arrive or depart from the Rapid City airport and need transportation to or from Camp Cretaceous, check the current schedule [opens in new window] for available dates.

Dates

 The 2018 expedition leaves Southwestern Adventist University in Keene, Texas, Thursday morning, May 31 arriving the next day at the project site.
 Class begins Monday morning, June 4.  Class activities end Thursday morning, June 28.
 The expedition returns to Southwestern Adventist University in the afternoon of Friday, June 29.

You need to plan your travel dates to attend all class activities.

   Arrive: *   Friday, June 1   Saturday, June 2   Sunday, June 3       Other   
   Depart: * Thursday, June 28       Other   

If you must arrive late or depart early, you need to make arrangements with the teacher in advance.

After being accepted, you must make a tuition payment in the amount $1680 to Southwestern Adventist University or make other financial arrangements prior to Thursday, May 31.

After being accepted, you must make a fees payment in the amount $996 to Earth History Research Center or make other financial arrangements prior to Thursday, May 31.

Additional Information

Describe previous experience in field research, paleontology, geology, or related activities:
 

Notes, comments, explanation, exceptions, or other information concerning this application for your participation and academic credit:
 

Student Pledge

I understand that Southwestern Adventist University is a distinctively Christian school.  If accepted, I agree to abide by its principles and values, which include a lifestyle of moral responsibility, respect for the property and rights of others, and abstinence from alcohol, tobacco, and drugs.

By electronically submitting this application, I certify that the above statements are correct and complete.  I understand that incomplete or false information may make me ineligible to participate in the Southwestern Adventist University Dinosaur Project or to receive academic credit from Southwestern Adventist University.