Application Checklist 

TO APPLY TO ACTs Essentials you may fill out the application by: 

  1. Downloading this PDF, print and send to the address below. 

  2. Filling it out online.

In order to process your application we must receive each of the items listed below. We have provided a checklist for your convenience. Please make sure all sections are filled out completely and that supplementary items are sent with your application.

The tuition for Essentials is $3,475. If accepted, a non‐refundable matriculation fee of $250 is due two weeks after your acceptance, (please pay this by check). A $100 "early bird" discount is given to all students who pay their tuition in full one month before the program start date!


  • Section A. (Personal Information)
  • Complete Section B (Financial information and Program Agreement. Be sure to sign the bottom).
  • Prayerfully answer the questions in Section C. (Supplemental Questions)
  • Complete Section D (Confidential Health Form. Physician's Release MUST BE DOWNLOADED AND PRINTED! Physician must fill out top half, applicant must sign the bottom half). NOTE: If your medical forms are taking longer than expected to complete, go ahead and send the rest of the application in and then the medical forms as soon as they're ready.
  • Mail or Email a recent, wallet-size photo of yourself.
  • Sign Outreach Agreement.
  • Distribute the Confidential Reference Form to three references (either online) or downloading and printing this PDF). Give one to your pastor/youth pastor, one to a teacher or employer, and one to a mature Christian friend. Provide your reference with a pre-addressed stamped envelope if sending by mail.


We must have your non-refundable application fee of $40 before we are able to process your application.  If submitting by check please make payable to GCM


Send everything to:


P.O. Box 942

Naches, WA 98937 USA




Don't let finances be the barrier to pursuing the Essentials program. If you're concerned about the tuition cost there may be scholarships available. 


(509) 673-2290


NOTE! Partial online applications cannot be saved! Please send in completed applications only. We recommend preparing your answers and then filling out all of the application at once. Thanks.