The vast majority of students who attend Louisiana Christian University receive financial assistance. Let us help you determine how much financial aid you will probably qualify for.
- Fall (August- December)……………...May 1st
- Spring (January-May)…….…………....December 1st
- Summer (May-July)……...……………..April 1st
Eligibility: Financial need of family and major physical disability
Frequency of Application: Initial application determines eligibility; assistance evaluated
Individuals with physical or mental disabilities classified as vocational handicaps may apply for assistance from their state Department of Vocational Rehabilitation. Local representatives are available to counsel the student and explain the program guidelines; call 318-487-5335 for information.
Federal Financial Aid
- Student Guide - A resource on student financial aid from the U.S. Department of Education.
- Student Financial Assistance - Financial Aid Information from the U.S. Department of Education
- https://studentaid.gov/ - Free Application for Federal Student Aid
State of Louisiana Financial Aid
Financial Aid FAQs
Check out these short videos below from Federal Student Aid:
Overview of Financial Aid Process
How to Create an Account Username and Password (FSA ID)
Troubleshooting Your Account Username and Password (FSA ID)
FAFSA: Determining Your Dependency Status
Types of Federal Financial Aid
How to Complete Exit Counseling
Click HERE to view the Financial Aid Facts and Information sheet.
ARDEO's Loan Repayment Assistance Program
Ardeo’s Loan Repayment Assistance Programs (LRAPs) are a compelling safety net for prospective students and their families. LRAPs provide a powerful promise: if income after graduation is modest, the program will help repay federal student loans, parent PLUS loans, and private alternative loans.
For more info, visit mylrap.org/LCU
Applying For Financial Aid
1. Complete your application for admission with the Admissions office at 318-487-7259 or online.
2. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at https://studentaid.gov/
*Remember your PIN! You will need it again.*
3. Be sure to add Louisiana Christian University’s school code (002007) to your FAFSA.
4. Complete the Undergraduate Data Form (this is required of all students each year). This and other required forms can be found on the financial aid form bank.
5. If you are applying for a student loan:
6. Watch your mail and email for updates on the status of your application and requests for additional information.
7. Be sure to submit all required documents in a timely manner. Our office processes requests in the order they are received.
Federal Work-Study Program
Amount: Total varies; minimum hourly wage scale paid
Eligibility: Financial need and U.S. citizenship (or permanent resident), and be a full-time student.
Frequency of Application: Annually (Priority application by March 31)
Part-time jobs on campus or with local non-profit institutions are available to students whose financial need is documented through the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Qualified students may work no more than 20 hours per week. This program is funded by the federal government to help students of academic promise meet their need for financial assistance.
Other Financial Aid Resources
- Financial Aid Info Page
- Financial Aid Estimation Form
- FastWeb - FastWeb's free scholarship search includes more than 600,000 scholarships worth more than $1 billion. FastWeb is provided completely free and Louisiana Christian University is a proud FastWeb member school. Search for scholarships now!
- Alternative Loans or Private Student Loans - ELMSelect provides access to several different lenders and alternative loan options. These are credit based, non-federal loans. Louisiana Christian University is unaffiliated with this site and receives no financial compensation for referring students.
- Louisiana Christian University's Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Policy
- Direct Student Loan Information
Cohort Default Rate Information
TEACH Grant FAQ's
office of Financial Aid
Louisiana Christian University
1140 College Drive Box 582
Pineville, LA 71359