Admission & Financial Aid

Online Financial Aid Resources

Scholarship Sources

College Board Web Site
Database of scholarship sources

Dollars for Scholars
Scholarship and educational info for high school students

FastWeb Scholarship Site
The Internet's largest scholarship search

Gateways to Opportunity Scholarship
Must have junior standing and meet all other eligibility requirements 

Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Provides college financial aid for Latino students

Hispanic College Fund
Provides Hispanic students with the vision, resources, and mentorship needed to succeed in their community and careers 

Scholarship Search Database
Database and scholarship search engine

School Soup
Scholarship search engine

For other scholarship information, view our Outside Scholarships page.

General Financial Aid Information

College Zone
Illinois State Organization information

College Net
Sorts colleges by region, size, majors, tuition

College Planning Services
Information for high school students

FAFSA on the Web
File your FAFSA with the Department of Education

Federal Tax Transcript
How to request federal tax transcripts from the IRS

Financial Awareness Counseling
General counseling session regarding budgets, loan repayment, and other helpful information

Hope/Lifetime Learning Credit
Tax credit information

Student Aid
Federal Student Aid information, definitions, and forms

The Smart Student Guide to Financial Aid
Comprehensive source of student financial aid information, advice and tools

 

Grant and Loan Information

Direct Loan Entrance Counseling
The entrance session is for new student borrowers who have completed a Master Promissory Note for the federal student loan. During enrollment at Concordia the student will do this session only once.

Direct Loan Exit Counseling
Loan exit counseling is required for students with federal student loans who withdraw, graduate, change academic programs, or drop below halftime enrollment.

Loan Locator: National Student Loan Data System 
Federal loan history access for students

U.S. Department of Education
Information from the Department of Education on the Federal financial aid programs

Education is a lifelong process, but the opportunity to choose a college or university doesn't come around often. It's an exciting time for you, yet your decision is worth careful examination and reflection. So we want to make sure you have all the information you need to determine whether CUC is right for you.

The National Center for Education Statistics provides a statistical snapshot about Concordia University Chicago.

Please feel free to call us at 708-209-3113 or email crffa@cuchicago.edu if you have any further questions.