Undergraduate and Graduate Helpful Links

Free Application for Federal Student Aid Financial Aid Guide Department of Education The State of Texas - Financial Assistance The Department of Veteran's Affairs Access Your Personal Loan History: The National Student Loan Systems

Government Sites

Student Aid Internal Revenue Service Hope Scholarship and Lifetime Learning Credit


You are encouraged to apply for "outside" scholarships. This is a partial list of the FREE scholarship searches currently available.

College Board College Net FastWeb Go College Sallie Mae


Direct Loan Entrance Counseling Direct Loan Exit Counseling Responsible Borrower Brochure Entrance Counseling Guide Exit Counseling Guide


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Undergraduate Financial Aid Forms

Financial assistance awards are extremely important in determining your financial preparedness for your college education.

As both federal and state legislative bodies work to balance budgets, final funding levels in Pell Grant, Texas Tuition Equalization Grant, and other programs are in the midst of potential cuts. If final funding levels are not determined prior to the completion of your financial assistance application, your financial assistance award will be estimated based on the information we have available to us at the time. We will keep you posted on future developments of final state and federal funding levels.

If you have questions, please feel free to contact the Financial Assistance Office at

Financial Assistance Forms 2017-2018

2017-2018 LCU Financial Assistance Application 2017-2018 State of Legal Residency Form 2017-2018 Verification Worksheet 2017-2018 Identity Statement of Educational Purpose 2017-2018 Cost Estimator for Traditional Undergraduate Students 2017-2018 Parent Loan Request Form

Financial Assistance Forms 2018-2019

2018-2019 LCU Financial Assistance Application 2018-2019 State of Legal Residency Form 2018-2019 Verification Worksheet 2018-2019 Identity Statement of Educational Purpose 2018-2019 Cost Estimator for Traditional Undergraduate Students 2018-2019 Parent Loan Request Form

Other Required Forms

Direct Deposit Form Employees Registering as Students Approval Form