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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 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

34%

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

96.71%

Over 96.71% percent of Trinity students receive financial aid.

70.98%

Freshmen in the Fall of 2019 who filed the FAFSA had an average of 70.98% percent of their tuition covered with scholarships, grants, or waivers from all sources. That’s money you’ll never have to pay back.

$21K

Average gift aid (scholarships and grants) awarded to incoming freshmen in the 2019-20 academic year was $21,000.

$10.79M

Trinity awarded over $10.79 million in institutional gift aid in 2019-2020

COSTS & FINANCIAL AID (2019-20)

Undergraduate tuition

$30,700

Room and board (academic year)

$9,950

Average additional fees

$475

Average freshman gift aid

$20,736

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

14%

Employed Full Time or Part Time

83%

Employed, in graduate school or in comparable situation

98%

*Based on an annual graduate survey conducted in accordance with guidelines from the National Association of Colleges and Employers. Contact the Cooper Center for Career Development for more information and to view a full report.