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Financial Aid

The Office of Financial Aid offers a personalized approach, helping our students and families by providing timely information, anticipating concerns, and seeking innovative, personalized solutions.

Did you know that over 90 percent of Lake Forest students applied for and receive some type of financial aid? And that the College awarded more than $14,000,000 in scholarships and grants to first-year students?

Financing Your Education

Net Price Calculator

Net Price Calculator

Lake Forest College is committed to making college affordable for our students and their families. The Net Price Calculator allows families to see an example of average net cost (net price) for attending Lake Forest.

Forester Flagship Program

Forester Flagship Program

Our Forester Flagship Program provides qualified in-state first year and transfer students with 100% of the College’s tuition covered in grants and scholarships.

Scholarship Information


Lake Forest College is known for making the college experience an affordable one for our students and their families. You could receive up to $32,000 annually in merit-based scholarship. Over 90% of admitted students receive scholarships and/or need-based financial assistance from the College.

Financial Aid Links

If you are experiencing any hardship whatsoever, especially during this unsettling time of COVID-19, please let us know. We will help as much as we can!

Contact Financial Aid

Phone and Fax

Patterson Lodge, 2nd Floor
Middle Campus, Map

8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Financial Aid Staff

Jerry Cebrzynski
Associate Vice President for Financial Aid

Mark Anderson
Associate Director

Adriana Rodriguez
Associate Director for Financial Aid Operations

Si necesita hablar con alguien en español en la oficina de ayuda financiera, usted puede llamar a Adriana Rodriguez.