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Trinity College


Application Requirements 

Trinity College
National College Match Application Requirements
for College Match Finalists
 

If you have ranked Trinity College as one of your choices for the QuestBridge National College Match, the following Application and Financial Aid materials must be submitted to the college as soon as you are notified of your finalist status. It is highly recommended to begin this process before you are notified of your finalist status on October 22.

  • The deadline to submit these requirements is November 4, 2013.
  • If you do not submit the required materials by November 4, 2013, Trinity may choose not to consider your application for the College Match.
  • If you are not selected as a National College Match Finalist, please review the college-specific requirements for QuestBridge students who wish to apply through the Regular Decision process.

 

Required Application Materials

1.

Official test scores
Request official score reports from the College Board and/or ACT as soon as you are notified of your QuestBridge finalist status on October 22. You should not use the "rush reporting" service.
SAT code: 3899
ACT code: 0598
For more information about testing and testing deadlines click here.

2.

Official transcripts
Mail to:
QuestBridge Documents, Attn: Lidia Rosa
Trinity College Admissions Office
300 Summit Street
Hartford, CT, 06106

 

Required Financial Aid Materials

1.

2014-2015 CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE
(including Noncustodial PROFILE, if applicable)
CSS PROFILE online
(Available October 1)
Trinity's CSS code: 3899

2.

A copy of your parents' 2012 federal income tax returns, (signed, with all schedules, attachments, W-2s, and other earnings statements). Include personal and corporate/partnership tax returns. Submit directly to Trinity using this cover sheet. Mail or fax to:

QuestBridge Documents
Trinity College Financial Aid Office
300 Summit Street
Hartford, CT, 06106

Fax: 860-987-6296, Attn: Financial Aid

3. 

The CSS Financial Aid/PROFILE Business/Farm Supplement, if your parents own a business or farm.

4. 

If your parents are separated or divorced:

a. Your noncustodial parent must submit the online Noncustodial PROFILE using the login ID and password that will be emailed to you when you complete the CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE.

b. Your noncustodial parent must also submit copies of their 2012 federal tax returns with all schedules, attachments, W-2s, and other earnings statements. Submit directly to Trinity using this cover sheet.

c. If you do not have any contact with your noncustodial parent, then you may submit a request to waive the requirement of their financial information. Your request must include a statement from a third party who can verify your situation. The Noncustodial Parent Waiver Petition is available online at http://www.questbridge.org/images/ncp_waiver.pdf

 


 

Trinity College
Regular Decision Application Requirements

You may apply to Trinity via Regular Decision by completing the steps below.

  • Request Regular Decision application forwarding on your "Application Management" page between December 2nd and December 12th.
  • Submit all required additional materials depending on your status below.
  • All additional materials are due by the Trinity Regular Decision deadline, and you will be notified of the admissions decision according to their normal deadlines.

 

Question Finalists - Ranked Trinity for College Match (but did not match with a binding college) Finalists - Did Not Rank Trinity for College Match Non-Finalist
Can I use my QuestBridge application in lieu of your regular application?

No.
Please submit the Common Application

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No.
Please submit the Common Application.

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No.
Please submit the Common Application.

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What materials do I need to submit? Submit all required application components. Incomplete files will not be acted upon.

Required Components:
  • 2 Teacher recommendations
  • Counselor recommendation
  • Secondary school report
  • Official transcripts
  • Official test scores
  • Mid-year school report

 

Submit all required application components. Incomplete files will not be acted upon.

Required Components:
  • 2 Teacher recommendations
  • Counselor recommendation
  • Secondary school report
  • Official transcripts
  • Official test scores
  • Mid-year school report

More info

Submit all required application components. Incomplete files will not be acted upon.

Required Components:

  • 2 Teacher recommendations
  • Counselor recommendation
  • Secondary school report
  • Official transcripts
  • Official test scores
  • Mid-year school report

More info

 

Is the application fee waived? Yes.
Indicate that you are a QuestBridge applicant under the "Honors" section on the Common Application and your fee will be waived.
Yes.
Indicate that you are a QuestBridge applicant under the "Honors" section on the Common Application and your fee will be waived.

Yes.
Indicate that you are a QuestBridge applicant under the "Honors" section on the Common Application and your fee will be waived.

What financial aid forms are required?
  • CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE
  • FAFSA
  • W2s, Federal Tax Returns


All Financial Aid Information and/or questions should be directed to the Financial Aid Office.

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More info

  • CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE
  • FAFSA
  • W2s, Federal Tax Returns


All Financial Aid Information and/or questions should be directed to the Financial Aid Office.

Email Financial Aid questions to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

More info

  • CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE
  • FAFSA
  • W2s, Federal Tax Returns


All Financial Aid Information and/or questions should be directed to the Financial Aid Office.

Email Financial Aid questions to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

More info

What are the application deadlines? Early Decision 1: Nov. 15
Early Decision 2: Jan. 1
Regular Decision: Jan. 1
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Early Decision 1: Nov. 15
Early Decision 2: Jan. 1
Regular Decision: Jan. 1
More info

Early Decision 1: Nov. 15
Early Decision 2: Jan. 1
Regular Decision: Jan. 1
More info

     

     

    Trinity's Testing Requirements

    Each of our partner colleges has different requirements for standardized tests that students must take in order to be considered for admission. Please review the testing requirements for Trinity below. Refer to the National College Match Requirements (above) for instructions regarding submission of test scores to the colleges.

    Must take one of the following:

    • SAT Reasoning Test; or
    • ACT (Writing recommended); or
    • 2 SAT Subject Tests 


    All international applicants must submit at least one of the following standardized tests: SAT, ACT, or any two SAT II subject tests (attested photocopies are acceptable, although we reserve the right to request official scores at a later date). Additionally, applicants who are non-native English speakers and who have not been schooled in an English-based curriculum for a minimum of three years are required to submit either TOEFL or IELTS results. All testing must be completed by January of the year of entrance.

    Please see our Standardized Testing page for a complete list of the standardized tests and testing deadlines required by each QuestBridge partner college.