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The school for you

Trinity Christian College is a Chicago-area Christian liberal arts college with excellent academic and professional programs. We offer an outstanding education, concerned about the whole person—for good, for God, and for the World. Trinity students are curious, ambitious, and ready to make a difference. We are here to help them get ready. The 130-acre wooded campus is located in Palos Heights, IL, only 20 miles southwest of Chicago.

Student Body

Total enrollment

1,175

Total traditional undergraduates

886

Adult studies and graduate programs

309

Average class size

20

Student-faculty ratio

11:1

Minority students

29%

Male students

32%

Female students

68%

Federal Pell Grant recipients

38%

Trinity offers generous financial aid programs to help you pay for your education.

98%

Over 98 percent of Trinity students receive financial aid.

67.5%

Freshmen in the Fall of 2016 who filed the FAFSA had an average of 67.5 percent of their tuition covered with scholarships, grants, or waivers from all sources. That’s money you’ll never have to pay back.

$18 K

Average gift aid (scholarships and grants) awarded to incoming freshmen in the 2016-17 academic year was $18,000.

$10.6 M

Trinity awarded over $6 Million in institutional gift aid in 2016-2017

COSTS & FINANCIAL AID (2016-17)

Undergraduate tuition

$27,675

Room and board (academic year)

$9,580

Average additional fees

$475

Average freshman gift aid

$14,700

Average need-based loans

$3,880

Average freshmen work study

$1,500

Field Education/internship

Required

Application deadline

Rolling

Priority deadline

January 15

Outcomes*

Continued to graduate school

13%

Found employment

96%

Career employment

92%

*Based on recent graduate survey. Contact the Cooper Center for Career Development for more information.