Financial Aid

Financial Aid
Tuition and Fees

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.

Payment Options

Tuition and Fees may be paid in full before the first day of classes, or you may select a payment plan. Select one of these links for more details.


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.

Student Employment

For information on employment opportunities on and off campus, click here.

Satisfactory Academic Progress

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.

Consumer Information Reporting

In compliance with Federal Regulations, information about Lincoln Christian University is provided here for enrolled and prospective students.

Frequently Asked Questions

Click here for answers to financial questions about your education.

Contacting the Financial Aid Office

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.