Ramp School of Ministry

1st Year On-Campus Application

Thank you for choosing to begin your on-campus application to the Ramp School of Ministry! We realize that this is a major step for you, and we are excited for all that is ahead. 

Components of Application:

  • Completed Application. All questions on the application form must be completed. If a question does not apply, please write N/A (not applicable).
  • Photograph. Upload a recent photo of yourself. Photo should be a head shot that displays your face in it’s entirety.
  • Recommendations. Two recommendation forms must be submitted on your behalf: one from a pastor, and one from some one who knows you well and can speak on your behalf regarding character, gifts and calling. Married or engaged applicants must also have a spousal recommendation submitted on their behalf. An email will automatically be sent to the person you have chosen to complete your recommendation. Please follow up with these individuals to ensure they have completed the online form.
    • Pastoral recommendation. Must be completed by the senior pastor, youth pastor, or other staff pastor from the local church you regularly attend that is at least 25 years of age. In the event that your pastor is a relative, then an elder, deacon, or other church officer may act as your pastoral reference.
    • Personal recommendation. Must be completed by a mature Christian adult that is at least 25 years of age, has known the applicant for at least two years, and is not a relative.
    • Spousal recommendation. Must be completed by all married or engaged applicants.

Not at least 17?
This application is ONLY for prospective 1st Year Students who will be at least 17 years old at the start of the school year. If you are 16 or younger, please stay connected with us via our website and social media. If you have any questions, please email us at admissions@theramp.org.

If you're not currently receiving emails from RSM, please visit 
https://www.theramp.org/request-more-info/ to join our email list and get connected to your personal admissions counselor.

We encourage you to check back next September (when our new application is launched) and apply!
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Parent Information
We understand that not everyone's parents/family is involved in the college search process, therefore these are not required fields but are helpful in case we need to send your parent (only one parent needed) information as it gets closer to the beginning of the school year. It allows us to communicate important dates/information as the year approaches. 
Please be aware that if these fields are filled out, parents will receive emails updating them throughout the admissions process. 

If including parent information, all fields must be filled out below.






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Two recommendation forms must be submitted on your behalf: one from a pastor, and one from some one who knows you well and can speak on your behalf regarding character, gifts and calling. Married or engaged applicants must also have a spousal recommendation submitted on their behalf. Enter the email address for your references below. Please follow up with these individuals to ensure they have completed the online form. Please refer to the requirements below:

Pastoral recommendation. Must be completed by the senior pastor, youth pastor, or other staff pastor from the local church you regularly attend. This recommendation must be completed by a non-relative. In the event that your pastor is a relative, then an elder, deacon, or other church officer may act as your pastoral reference.

Personal recommendation. Must be completed by a mature Christian adult that is at least 25 years of age, has known the applicant for at least two years, and is not a relative.

Spousal recommendation. Must be completed by all married or engaged applicants.
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Application Agreement

I understand that all items obtained by RSM in the application process become the permanent property of RSM and will not be returned. I understand the information contained on the personal, parental, pastoral, and spousal recommendations are confidential. I waive my right to review this material. I hereby state all the information I have provided in this application is true and correct. I understand that RSM reserves the right to revoke admission on the basis of misrepresentations or omissions in the application. Submission of this application in no way guarantees or implies acceptance and/or enrollment as a student of RSM. If RSM is notified at any time that any information is false or misleading, it will be grounds for my immediate dismissal from the school.

I agree that the school leadership is under no obligation to disclose the basis for my acceptance or denial.

I hereby grant authorization to RSM and any related physician to render and/or give emergency medical aid, care or treatment they deem necessary.