Scholarships & Financial Aid

A quality college education adds great value to a person's life and career, but many people fear that a private college education is too expensive. Our goal at Concorida is to make the cost of higher education manageable for students and families.

Learn more about our Undergraduate aid opportunities below.

Academic Merit Aid

Program Name Amount Per Year Requirements/Restrictions
Fellows (Honors) Program Scholarship Up to Full Tuition Admitted HS Senior, 1800 SAT (3 parts) or 27 ACT, separate application required
Regents' Scholarship $14,000 HS Senior with a 3.5 GPA, and 1110 SAT CR&M or 24 ACT ^ * 
President's Scholarship $12,000 HS Senior with a 3.0 GPA, and 1110 SAT CR&M or 24 ACT ^ *
Dean's Scholarship $11,000 HS Senior with a 3.0 GPA, and 990 SAT CR&M or 21 ACT ^ *
Academic Scholarship Up to $7,000 HS Senior with a 3.0 GPA or 990 SAT CR&M or 21 ACT ^ * 
Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship $12,000 Transfer, PTK member in good standing
Alpha Beta Gamma Scholarship $9,500 Transfer, ABG member in good standing
Transfer Dean's Scholarship $11,000 Transfer, 28 credits, 3.5 - 4.0 GPA  ^
Transfer Academic Scholarship $8,500 Transfer, 28 credits, 3.0 - 3.49 GPA ^ 
Transfer Merit Scholarship $6,000 Transfer, 28 credits, 2.0 - 2.99 GPA ^
Abschluss Scholarship (may be added to Transfer Merit Scholarships) $1,500 Transfer, completion of Associate's Degree

Leadership Aid

Program Name Amount Per Year Requirements/Restrictions
Leadership Scholarship $2,000 HS Senior, Transfer, GPA 2.5+, interview by admission counselor ^      
First Generation Scholarship $2,000 For students whose parents did not attend college
Athletic Scholarship Variable NCAA Division II eligible, coach's recommendation
Choir Scholarship $500 - $2,000 Audition
Math Team Scholarship $1,000 4/5 on AP Calculus exam and joins Concordia math team
Eagle Scout Award $6,000 Documentation of completion
Girl Scout Gold Award $6,000 Documentation of completion

Need-Based Aid

Program Name Amount Per Year Requirements/Restrictions
Resident Scholarship Up to $2,000 Need-Based
Family Scholarship $1,000 per student For families with more than one student at Concordia
Alumni Grant $1,000 One-time only, alumni form required
Campus Visit Grant $500 One-time only, campus visit required

Lutheran Aid

Program Name Amount Per Year              Requirements/Restrictions
Vocatio Scholarship Up to Full Tuition Active member of an LCMS congregation, meets general admission criteria, must be enrolled in one of the following programs: Pre-Seminary, Pre-Deaconess, Lutheran Teacher Diploma
Fortress Grant Up to $12,500 Active member of a Lutheran church, meets general admission "
East Coast Assoc. of Congregations Grant $1,000 Member of active ECAC congregation
Concordia Church Worker Dependent Grant $1,000 Dependent of rostered Lutheran minister or teacher
Lutheran High School Graduate Grant $1,000 LHS graduate; first-time freshman only
LCMS District Aid Variable Determined by church-service student's home district, separate application required

Please note: Academic and Fortress grants cannot be combined. All awards many be adjusted based on your official high school/college transcript.

Federal and State Funded Aid

Student Loans — Need-based, student loans must be repaid following graduation.  Click here for more information about Student Loans and Grants.

For more information on applying for aid, click here to learn more.

Concordia also offers work study opportunities, click here to learn more.
 

^ Based on cumulative GPA/test scores at the time of admission; renewal of award based on academic performance
* SAT is critical reading & math scores combined / ACT is composite score.
** These awards may be adjusted based on your official high school/college transcript.
" To qualify for the Fortress Grant (Lutheran Awards), you must be a Lutheran member in good standing for at least one year, submit a pastor letter of recommendation, and meet above stated criteria.