The Application Process

Application Process

Visit our campus and get to know us better! Tour with Mireidy Carthen, Director of Admissions or Christine LaFrancois Preschool Director, to better understand all United Faith has to offer, see students in action, and speak with our faculty and staff. Campus tours offered by appointment. Plan a minimum of 45 minutes on campus.

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Step 2 | Apply Online

Accepting applications for the current school year (PreK-12th grade) Required forms will be provided at the time of application. Applicants are required to provide the following records and forms:

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Step 3 | Assessment or Entrance Exam

All applicants TK/Kindergarten -12th grade are required to take an assessment with our testing partners at the ABC Education Center. Once your application has been submitted and your application fee has been paid, the ABC Education, in Matthews, NC, will reach out to you directly to schedule your child’s assessment.

International Student Applicants for whom English is not the primary spoken language must have TOEFL scores submitted with their application. Scores must be 60-95 or higher depending on the grade for which the student is applying to enter.

Step 4 | Shadow Day at United Faith

All applicants are required to shadow at United Faith for a half or full day depending on grade. The Office of Admissions will contact you to schedule after application documentation has been reviewed. Shadow days for the 2020-21 school year must be completed no later than March 26, 2020.

Shadow Days are currently Postponed due to Covid

Where do I go when I arrive at UFCA?

Shadow Student drop off and pick up is in the Academy Office.
Shadow students are greeted by a UFCA host student and provided a schedule for the day.

What should I wear to my Shadow Day?

Gentlemen should wear a collared shirt and blue jeans or khakis.  Ladies should wear a blouse and jeans, khakis or a skirt.

How long is my stay?

Lower School (K-5th grades) school hours are 8:00 am – 3:00 pm.  Upper School (6th-12th grades) school hours are 7:50 am – 3:10 pm.

What should I bring?

Shadow students should plan to bring a notebook and pen. As a guest of UFCA, lunch is on us during a shadow day!

What if I have more questions?

Please contact Mireidy Carthen, Admissions Director, at or Christine LaFrancois Preschool Director at

Step 5 | Notification of Admissions

You will be notified from the United Faith Office of Admissions regarding your application.


United Faith Christian Academy admits students without regard for race, color, ethnic or national origin and entitles all students to the rights and privileges, programs and activities made available to students at the school.  Students are admitted, however, based on their desire for a Christ-centered education and with the understanding that all Christian Standards of the school be upheld.  Students are expected to sign a code of conduct at the beginning of the year and to abide by all of the criteria there in.