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Student Application Procedures

Online Application

Applicants must complete all of the steps below, and are encouraged to submit all application materials no less than six (6) months prior to anticipated enrollment at Commonwealth Institute of Funeral Service.

  1. Complete an online Application for Admission  with the $50.00 non-refundable application fee.
  2. Contact your high school and request that an official copy of your final transcript be sent directly to Commonwealth Institute. If you have a GED certificate, contact your state education agency and request the certificate and certified transcript be sent directly to Commonwealth Institute. Contact each vocational or technical school, college and university previously attended and request a final official transcript be sent directly to Commonwealth Institute.
  3. NOTE   Please have all official transcripts mailed to:        cifs-address                                                                            eSCRIP and Parchment transcripts sent electronically directly from institutions are also acceptable.  They should be sent to: transcripts@commonwealth.edu

  4. If you plan to receive benefits from the Veteran’s Administration, submit a certified copy of your DD-214 to the college registrar at p.moreno@commonwealth.edu.
After Commonwealth Institute has received the completed application, fee, and all required supporting documents, the admission committee reviews the application and will notify the applicant of its decision. If the submission is incomplete, the applicant will be notified.
Online Application

Main Campus

Commonwealth Institute of Funeral Service
415 Barren Springs Drive
Houston, Texas 77090
Office Telephone: (281) 873-0262
Toll Free: (800) 628-1580
Fax: (281) 873-5232