1. Review the exemption application requirements and have all information ready to enter into the application before you begin. The application preparation process may require you to identify links to your website where you have posted policies required by the application questions below; or prepare text of policies and procedures that you will need to either 1) enter into textboxes associated with application questions below, or 2) submit as attachments to an email directed to the appropriate Iowa College Aid staff as indicated under each question.
If you have questions, please contact Lisa Pundt at email@example.com or 515-725-3426.
8. The school must substantiate that the religious organization that sponsors the school recognizes the educational credential the school awards for leadership advancement within that religious organization.
9. The school must substantiate that the religious organization has an established organizational structure that provides ample opportunity for leadership advancement.
10. The school must substantiate that it admits only members or congregants of the religious organization with which it is affiliated or the school makes clear on its website, in other promotional materials, and in its enrollment agreement that its educational purpose is to train leadership practitioners of the religious organization with which it is affiliated.
Provide any additional documentation that the school meets this requirement via email directed to firstname.lastname@example.org. This additional documentation could include, for example, the school’s admissions application or the school Catalog. If the school wishes to accept students who are not congregants of the religious organization with which the school is affiliated, the school must submit, at minimum, its enrollment agreement that explains its educational purpose is to train leaders of that religious organization.