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Scholars of Excellence Application

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Letters of Recommendation

Two letters of recommendation are required as part of the Scholars of Excellence application process. You will be given an opportunity to upload your letters on the next page if they are available now OR they may be submitted at a later time by going to uu.edu/letters/soe/.

Please tell us who will be providing your letters of recommendation in the boxes below.

Teacher or other
school personnel
Pastor or minister


Please upload your essay below. The essay should be completed in Microsoft Word, double-spaced using a 12-point font and no more than two pages in length. The essay topic is:

What does it mean to “love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind” (Matthew 22:37), and how does this first great commandment intersect with your desire to study at Union University?

(Please make sure the file ends with .doc or .docx.)

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I certify that all information in this application is my work, factually true, and honestly presented.*

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