There are various sources of financial aid to help you with your educational pursuits. You can apply for aid for campus-based classes, 100% online studies, or a combination thereof. If you need more information or are interested in applying for financial aid, click on the appropriate link below.
Federal financial aid comes in the forms of grants, work study, and/or loans. Eligibility can depend upon factors such as income, grade level, enrollment status, etc.
As directed by the U.S. Department of Education, federal funds are allotted to the lowest income families first, but funds are also available for middle and upper-income families.
Useful Link: Federal Student Aid Website (Funding Your Education)
Students may visit MyCampus to access MyFinancial Aid.
|Luther Rice does not participate with any state grant program within Georgia. Those students who reside outside of Georgia should contact their state’s department of education for information regarding state grant assistance.|
Tuition Assistance Program
The Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) is a need-based scholarship program that has been established to help students who are unable to pay the normal tuition rate. Only applications of students who have applied to Luther Rice College & Seminary will be reviewed and the maximum award granted is 50% of tuition and Technology Fees. Please see the Financial Aid Calendar for application deadline dates.
Steps to Apply for Tuition Assistance Program
Committed to Military
Luther Rice College & Seminary is committed to helping U.S.military personnel pursue their education. Luther Rice is VA certified as well as nationally recognized by all military branches.
You can earn your entire degree 100% online worldwide or study on campus locally in Atlanta.
VA students from outside of Georgia need to work with the Atlanta Regional Processing Office instead of the regional VA office of their residency. Luther Rice's VA Facility Code is 31004011.
Contact Randolph Roach at 770-484-1204 or Randolph.Roach@LutherRice.edu for Military Educational Benefit questions.
Federal Financial Aid Information
View Financial Aid FAQ for topics including federal grants, loans (federal and private), Cohort Default Rate, how to borrow less than the maximum federal loan amount, etc.
Contact our Financial Aid Office at 770-484-1204 or FinancialAid@LutherRice.edu for Loan and Grant assistance (Federal and Private).
For more facts about Luther Rice, click here to visit our Quick Facts.
The Rick Middleton Scholarship Award
For scholarship information go to www.gavco.org. If you have any questions contact Gary Cook, the School Certifying Official (SCO), at Randolph.Roach@LutherRice.edu.
Helpful Funding Links
See the U.S. Secretary of Education's commitment to support military families.
Individual state funding opportunities for veterans.
U.S. Department of Education military funding sources information.
Waiver of Application Fee for Military Personnel
For a limited time Luther Rice will waive the $50 Application Fee for all current and former service members. When applying online enter the word military within the provided promo code field.
Refund if Called to Active Duty
Luther Rice will refund 100% of all tuition and fees for military personnel who receive orders calling them into active duty that must discontinue courses during the academic session. Contact the Student Accounts Office for details as soon as you receive official notification.
Refer to the Student Handbook for information about readmission after returning from a military service obligation.
|If your church, employer, or any other organization would like to sponsor your education and be directly invoiced for class costs, please complete a Sponsorship Authorization and FERPA Release. When completed, please upload both forms to the Student Accounts Office via My Secure File Transfer within MyCampus.|
There are numerous scholarship funds available to students and listed below are a few websites to use in a search.
Please note Luther Rice does not endorse any scholarship search website and this small, non-exhaustive list is simply to aid you in your search.
Students may apply for private loans to fund their education at Luther Rice College & Seminary. Students should contact the lender of their choice to apply for a private loan because Luther Rice does engage in any preferred lender arrangement.
Please note: students may qualify for federal student loans, which may have more favorable terms than a private loan. Contact the Luther Rice Financial Aid Office to further discuss private loans.
Contact Financial Aid Office
Please email any questions to FinancialAid@LutherRice.edu or call 770-484-1204 ext. 5755.
The Financial Aid Department returns phone calls promptly. Please leave your name, number, and a brief message and someone will return your call within 24 hours or the next business day.
Padma Sajja, Director of Financial Aid