Trinity Christian College is located in Palos Heights, Illinois, on a 130-acre wooded campus that was once a golf course. The secure neighborhood of Palos Heights has access to miles of hiking and biking trails in the nearby forest preserves. Our suburban location just 20 miles from Chicago offers many restaurants, great shopping, and easy access to the heart of the city.
2012/2013 Enrollment Figures
1369 total student enrollment
1031 traditional undergraduate enrollment
64% women / 36% men
11:1 student/faculty ratio
Average class size – 20
Average ACT of incoming freshmen – 22.4
Average GPA of incoming freshmen – 3.3
23% minority students
Room/Meal Plan: $8,730 (12-meal plan)
First Year Experience Fee: $225
Student Life Fee: $230
Student Accident and Health Insurance: $1,252 *
* fee is waived for those that provide proof of insurance to Trinity
Over 98% of Trinity Christian College students receive financial aid to help them meet the cost of their education.
The average aid for freshmen who entered Trinity in the fall of 2013 was:
- Total Financial Aid from all sources: $20,862
- Gift aid (Scholarships and grants): $14,700
- Federal need-based loans *: $3,880
- Work study: $1,500
- Additional loans *: $4,820
* For those that borrowed.