Financial Aid

Financing Your Education

If you have made it here you probably want to know more about the cost of attending Lewis-Clark State. The short answer to the most frequently asked question is "YES! You can afford to come here."  Check out the wide variety of financial aid sources, based on both need and achievement that are available to help you pay for school.

The Admissions and Financial Aid Offices are both here to help. Let us know if there is any additional information we can help you locate.

If your questions are not addressed here, e-mail: and a Financial Aid Counselor will get in touch with you.

How to Apply

Everything you need to know to apply for Financial Aid at LCSC.

Cost of Attendance

Includes costs and payment plan options for attending LCSC.

Need-Based Financial Aid

Find out if you qualify for need based aid.  


Need based grants to help defer the cost of attendance.

Scholarships and Waivers

Learn about merit based aid and how to apply.


Wondering what something means?  Look here.

helpful links

Links to many helpful financial aid sites.


Learn about the FAFSA application or complete your application on-line.

Satisfactory Academic Progress

Students must be in compliance with the cumulative GPA; maximum credit limit and completion rate requirements to continue to receive financial aid.


Information on how to apply and eligibility.

Managing Your Loan Payments

Information on avoiding delinquency and default once you are in repayment.

International Students

If you are coming to LC from out of the country check out this site for important information.