Affordability and value are key features of Lincoln Christian University. Click here for detailed information on tuition rates as well as other applicable charges and fees. Our Net Price Calculator can help you get an estimate of your out-of-pocket expenses, should you choose to enroll at Lincoln Christian University.
There are times when our students choose to withdraw from a class. Please familiarize yourself with the refund policy.
Click here for a list of grant opportunities that may be available to you.
This link provides more information on endowed scholarships and scholarships available from Lincoln Christian University.
Students must be enrolled at least half-time to qualify for student loans. Click here for more information.
For information on employment opportunities on and off campus, click here.
Federal law requires that students receiving Title IV funds (Pell Grant, Supplemental Education Grant, Federal Work-Study and all federal loans) meet a satisfactory academic progress guideline.
In compliance with Federal Regulations, information about Lincoln Christian University is provided here for enrolled and prospective students.
Click here for answers to financial questions about your education.
Investing in higher education is an important step you will make that will last a lifetime. We want you to secure the financial assistance you need to complete all your educational goals here at Lincoln Christian University. Financial assistance is available through federal, state, private, and LCU funds. Approximately 80% of our students receive scholarships, grants, loans, and work opportunities.
Feel free to call us at (217) 732-3168, stop by our office in the Warehouse Student Center (next door to the mailroom), or email us for help.
Our hours are 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.The financial aid staff at Lincoln Christian University looks forward to assisting you.
You can click here to download a form.
You can click here to see additional options.
The form you need to complete is called the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), and it can be completed online at www.fafsa.ed.gov. To apply online, you must first be assigned a Personal Identification Number (PIN) from the U.S. Department of Education. You may apply for a PIN number at www.pin.ed.gov.
Most schools will permit you to use an estimate to file the FAFSA; however, you will have to provide completed federal income tax information before actual awards will be made.
All schools that you list on the FAFSA will receive an Institutional Student Information Record (ISIR).
LCU receives notification of your FAFSA, 48 hours after you submit it. We will send out an award letter to admitted students as soon as possible. If you have filed and haven't heard from us within a week, please contact the admissions office and they'll get you the appropriate information.
Contact the financial aid office. The financial aid administrator will want to review your situation and can then make an individual decision regarding your financial aid award.