Minimize your student debt through some of the lowest tuition rates in the state. Our expert Financial Aid staff help you navigate the complex aid processes and find ways to cover the costs of tuition, fees, books, supplies, transportation and housing.

Financial Aid at a Glance

$1.83M Awarded in Annual Scholarships
LCC offers 214 degrees and certificates
G.I. Jobs magazine named LCC a “Military-friendly” school
LCC has 230 online courses
16 degrees can be earned online
LCC students saved +$1.1 million on textbooks since 2015
Guided Pathways keep students on track to complete their goals
The University Center at LCC offers four-year degrees with five partner universities
Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency lists LCC as a Gold Status Veteran-Friendly School

Financial Aid & Payments Calendar

Feb Tue 19

Job & Internship Fair 2019

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Mar Mon 04
Mar Tue 05
Full Calendar

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Process

To qualify for Financial Aid, students must complete and submit the Free Application for Student Aid (FAFSA) at using LCC’s school code: 002278.

File your FAFSA


How Much?

Average annual full-time tuition for in-district students is just $3,560.

Calculate Your Tuition

Ways to Cover Education Costs

There are four types of types of financial aid and we recommend that all students complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at The FAFSA determines eligibility for need-based aid. The deadline for maximum consideration for the state is March 1; be sure to add LCC’s school code 002278.



We offer scholarships and awards based on financial need, academic merit, field of study, talent and athletic participation. Scholarships are funded through community organizations, the LCC Foundation, and employers; these funds do not need to be repaid.



You can borrow money from the federal government or a private lender. These funds must be repaid.



We help you find government grants to based on your eligibility. LCC also offers grants help cover the costs of your education. These funds do not need to be repaid.

work study

Work Study

On- and off-campus employment opportunities allow you to earn the funds to help cover the costs of your educational expenses. As you work, you earn wages that may be used toward your school-related costs.



Here you can find information on Basic Eligibility Requirements, Consortium Agreements, Enrollment Level Definitions and more.

Learn More


Contact the StarZone

Visit the StarZone to get help with admissions, financial aid, academic advising, payment plans, placement testing, orientation and all other student services.

Student chats with helper at the StarZone in the Gannon building

Phone: 517-483-1957
Toll Free: 800-644-4522

Downtown Campus
Gannon Building
411 N. Grand Ave
Lansing, MI 48933

Monday: 8am – 6pm
Tuesday: 8am – 6pm
Wednesday: 8am – 5pm
Thursday: 8am – 5pm
Friday: 8am – 4pm


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