DISCIPLESHIP SCHOOL APPLICATION
We are so glad that you are interested in the Waypoint Discipleship School!
We look forward to talking to you more in person. We recognize this application may seem thorough, and it is, but your honest and complete answers will help us know how to develop your passion, challenge you in certain areas, but mostly, come alongside you in your relationship with God and His church.
The mission of Waypoint Discipleship School is to provide an atmosphere for the Holy Spirit to give students healing, foundation and fruitful lives. This school is an experience built around knowing the person of God and His purposes for your life. We know you can have a powerful experience through the school.
All information given in this application is confidential and will only be read by the Waypoint staff directly involved in the interview
process. All applications must be individual. Couples must apply individually. Your application will be kept in a file that will be used if you decide to apply for the Waypoint School of Church Planting, a Serve Team, or other mission options within Waypoint and Antioch International.
Waypoint Training Schools are not accredited schools with the State of Nebraska; therefore students are not eligible for financial aid, student loans or grants.
REQUIREMENTS AND POLICIES
Tuition: $1,350 for singles & $2,500 for couples (subject to change) due according to the payment plan outlined below
Tardy/Absence Policy: six tardies and four absences – beyond this opens up the possibility of dismissal
Alcohol/Tobacco Policy: The use of tobacco and alcohol is prohibited.
Entertainment Policy: The viewing of inappropriate materials is prohibited (c.f. Phil 4:8)
Dress Code: Same dress code of the Waypoint business offices… but really, the goal is modesty.
Life Group: It is not required but highly encouraged to attend weekly
Celebration Services: Attend service at Waypoint on Sunday mornings
Class times: Monday & Thursday 6:30p.m.-9:30p.m + One Saturday monthly, 8am-12pm per month. Dates TBD.
Service: Students will serve Waypoint Church in some capacity, preferably on Sunday mornings
Time with God: Students will cultivate a hidden life with God by developing a lifestyle of devotion
Scripture Memory: Memorize verses throughout the year, and complete multiple Bible studies
Evangelism: Share the Gospel each week
Fasting: Participate in weekly corporate fasts
Required Reading: Students must finish all required readings (Scripture readings and multiple books)
Retreats: Attend one retreat at the beginning of the year
Outreach: Course Outreaches – tuition covers cost. Students will raise support for Summer outreach
Miscellaneous: Other requirements not explicitly stated
Sunday Morning Prayer: Required monthly
Passport: Must have a valid passport that does not expire in the next 18 months
SCHEDULE AND DATES
Specific dates for the course will be announced in the acceptance packet.
All dates are tentative and subject to change.
WAYPOINT DISCIPLESHIP SCHOOL FINANCIAL INFORMATION
Non-refundable Application Fee $30.
*ONLY due for applications turned in after November 15th, 2019. Please pay the fee via our website and use fund “other” with a note that it is to go towards your Discipleship School Application.
Tuition is $1,350 for singles and $2,500 per couple. This covers operating costs, books, class outreaches, World Mandate and retreats. Funds received for your tuition costs (from you or others) are not tax deductible.
Outreach $1200 - $2400 (approx.)
This is not covered by tuition.
Cost will be determined based on the locations chosen.
This is a typical estimate based on previous trips and must be covered in full before going on the trip.
Funds received for the overseas outreach are tax deductible.
Tuition Payment Schedule:
December 1st: $300 deposit singles/$625 deposit couples
January 15th: $350 single/ $625 couple
March 1st: $350 single / $625 couple
April 15th: $350 single/ $625 couple
Total: $1,350 single/ $2500 couple
Deposit: The initial December 1st 2019 deposit is non-refundable and will be applied towards your tuition.
Refund Policy: In the event that a student withdraws or is dismissed from school within the first 8 weeks of class and has previously paid their tuition in full, they may receive a refund of up to 50 %. After March 15th 2020, tuition is non-refundable.
SO, LET'S GET STARTED!
• There is no way to save your answers, so please fill out this application in one sitting.
• Please answer all questions completely.
• The final application deadline is November 30th, 2019.
• Please be prepared: You will be required to submit the contact information for three references at the end of your application.