Frequently Asked Questions

How do I apply to Impact 360 Fellows?

The Impact 360 Fellows admissions process is an intentional and relational process that seeks candidates who are growing in their relationship with the Lord, taking initiative in leadership opportunities, and desire a life of learning. The application process begins online. Start your application here

Is there an application deadline?

Application deadlines for 2025-2026 will be coming soon, the 2024 deadline dates are listed below for reference.

Fall acceptance decisions will be made by November 17th, 2023. There are specific interview dates each month with corresponding application deadlines. Each interview date is limited to 40 students. We encourage students who are pursuing Impact 360 Fellows to submit their applications by these dates to be considered for the earliest available interview. Fall 2023 Application Deadlines for interview consideration: August 1st, September 1st, and October 1st.

Can international students apply?

The deadline for international students to apply for the Fellows class beginning in August 2025 is November 1, 2024. This is to allow as much time as possible to secure a visa. The visa deadline for all international applicants is April 1, 2025. This means you must have been awarded a visa that will cover the entire duration of the program by this date. If you are an MK and/or an international student who already has a visa, the November 1st deadline does not apply and you have the ability to apply all year long. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to reach out [email protected]

What are you looking for in a Fellow?

Actively growing relationship with Jesus
Leadership experience

What age range do you accept for Impact 360 Fellows?

If you are applying for Fellows 2025-2026, we are currently accepting applicants born between 9/1/2004 to 12/31/2007. Please email [email protected] if you have any questions regarding the date of birth restrictions.

What level of education is required?

Fellows must have completed high school before entering the program. Most of our students attend Fellows as a gap year experience between high school and college. However, we welcome applicants within the age range who have attended college.

What are the academic requirements?

2024-2025 Fellows Academic Requirements:

  • 22 ACT (excluding writing component) OR 1100 SAT minimum score (combined critical reading and math) OR 72 CLT minimum score
  • 3.0 GPA or higher

If you do not meet our minimum score requirement, you will be asked to complete an additional academic writing assignment in your application process.

Please note: if you have yet to take the SAT, ACT, or CLT, you can still submit your online application. You will, will, however, be required to submit your scores or apply as test-optional in order to receive a final acceptance decision.

You may apply as “test-optional. You will be asked to complete an academic writing assignment once you submit your Fellows application.

How much does the program cost?

The actual cost for a student to go through the Fellows experience is $40,800. Every enrolled Fellow is awarded the $20,000 Impact 360 Fellows Scholarship. This Scholarship is awarded to each accepted Fellow as an investment into the next generation of leaders who follow Jesus. This reduces the direct cost of the Impact 360 Fellows experience and allows us to offer this experience at the cost of *$20,800. Some students may qualify for additional need-based aid. 

*The final tuition amount for 2025-2026 program year will be finalized in the fall of 2023 and we will update applicants on the final price at this time. Learn more about additional needs-based assistance. 



Where do the Fellows live?

Our campus includes incredible student housing. Learn more here

Where is Impact 360 Institute located?

Our 67-acre campus is located in Pine Mountain, Georgia:
100 Impact Circle
Pine Mountain, GA 31822

Schedule a campus visit here

Can I have a job while attending Impact 360 Fellows?

Fellows schedules are quite full and include events in the evenings and occasionally on weekends. We do not permit Fellows to have a regular, ongoing job during the program.

What airport should I fly to and how should I get to campus?

ATL Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is the closest airport to our campus. We are located approximately one hour southwest of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.

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Impact 360 Fellows is a Christian gap year experience intentionally designed to prepare you for the path ahead. Invest nine months deepening your relationship with God, serve others, build intentional community, and discern God’s call in your life. Receive leadership training from Chick-fil-A® Inc., experience international ministry for one month, and sharpen in your faith in community.
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