April 1-2, 2016

The Vine Conference is a weekend retreat to engage and challenge high school students (grades 9-12) to own their faith and draw deeper into the Word.
Join us as we explore God’s Word through engaging main sessions,
dynamic worship, interactive breakout sessions, and much more! 


Check back soon for details on the schedule for The Vine Conference 2016!

Check back this fall for details on the speaker for The Vine Conference 2016!


 Registration for The Vine Conference 2016 will open on December 1, 2015 

Early Bird: $28 per person if registered by February 1, 2016

Regular: $35 per person if registered before March 11, 2016

Late: $42 per person March 11 - April 1, 2016

Where is Lincoln Christian University?

You’ll find Lincoln Christian University in the heart of Illinois at 100 Campus View Dr., Lincoln, IL 62656. Lincoln is located halfway between Chicago and St. Louis, right off of Interstate 55. Our campus is on the northeast edge of Lincoln along Illinois Route 10.


What is included in the conference cost?

Your registration fee includes breakfast and lunch on Saturday, overnight housing, and a t-shirt.


May I pay by credit card?

You may pay online at the end of the registration process using PayPal.


If I pay by check, who do I make the check payable to?

Lincoln Christian University


Who do I contact with questions about my registration?

Please contact Enrollment Services with any questions regarding The Vine Conference at 217.732.3168 or enroll@LincolnChristian.edu.


Are the residence halls suite-style or community style?

LCU’s residence halls are community style housing. Ruth Hall (for females) has three bathrooms per floor. Alumni Hall (for males) has one shared bathroom per floor.


What should I bring?

  • Casual clothing
  • Toiletries (shampoo, soap, towels, etc...)
  • Camera
  • Pillow/Blankets or sleeping bag
  • Air Mattress (some students will sleep on the ground and should bring an air mattress for comfort if needed)


Do I need a parking pass?

No, a parking pass is not needed for general parking. Please respect the marked and posted reserved and handicap parking spaces.


Is there campus wifi?

Yes, there is free wifi available in all campus buildings.


What do I do if I have a special dietary need?

Please let us know ahead of time by indicating any special dietary need on your registration form. If you have any questions during the conference, please contact one of the LCU event coordinators, who can help you contact the on-campus catering staff.


What is the cancellation / refund policy?

We understand plans can change! For a full refund, cancellations must be submitted no later than March 11, 2016. If a student from your group can no longer come, you are permitted to ‘exchange’ the student’s registration at no penalty.