Your Dreams Matter.

Congratulations on your acceptance.

Welcome to Cornerstone University. You have been accepted for your passion, your academic excellence and your spiritual sense of calling and maturity. We cannot wait to have you shaping the world for Christ from this campus.

This is a moment to celebrate, and we invite you to start connecting with your future classmates and friends. Gain access to the personalized Class of 2020 Facebook Group for accepted students by submitting your deposit and share your Cornerstone acceptance news on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram: #WhatMattersCU

Enrollment Deposit

How excited are the Cornerstone students and faculty to meet you this fall? Well, we find it difficult to put into words. Take a look for yourself.

Welcome Day at Cornerstone University

To learn more about Cornerstone University's Christ-centered, student-focused campus community, visit www.cornerstone.edu.

Acceptance Checklist & Next Steps

Receive Your Financial Aid Award

Priority Deadline: March 1

Note: Even if you do not plan on accepting federal aid, you must complete the FAFSA to be considered for Cornerstone University scholarships.

Scholarship Preview

Submit Your Deposit

Priority Deadline: Before Encompass

Note: If you're planning to commute, no housing deposit is required.

Pay Tuition Deposit

Pay Housing Deposit

Register for Encompass

Get your first official taste of campus as a Golden Eagle:

  • Freshmen Orientation
  • Show-off the college to your parents
  • Meet your classmates
  • Register for classes
  • Worship with the student body
  • Get to know Grand Rapids

Learn More about Encompass