Providing Access to Possibilities

Undergraduate Cost & Financial Aid


College is a big investment in your future—personally, professionally and financially.

We offer options to help you make college more affordable, so you can feel confident and empowered about your decision to attend LR.

You will find that a Lenoir-Rhyne degree is recognized and respected by employers in the job market.

Making College Affordable


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Value. It’s a small word, but it can mean big things. We would argue that the value of a Lenoir-Rhyne education far exceeds its price tag. We also recognize that a college education is often one of the most significant investments a family makes. In our view, affordability should not be a barrier to enrollment.

Every student deserves access to an affordable education. We have the resources to make it happen.

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Types of Financial Aid


Ninety-nine percent of our undergraduate students receive some form of financial aid and Lenoir-Rhyne offers more than $30 million in financial aid to students annually.

We offer academic, merit, talent, need-based and other scholarships for all our qualified and deserving students.

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Cost of Attendance


It’s the big question on every prospective college student’s mind: how much is tuition and room and board?

The cost of attendance is determined based on what financial aid you receive (scholarships, grants, loans, etc.) and your expected family contribution. 

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Beulah Yusuf

LR has supported my goal of earning a degree by providing resources to help with career development. My professors provide resources in and out of class to help me reach my class objectives.

Beulah Yusuf '22, Politics & International Affairs

Paying Your Bill


You will be responsible for paying your tuition, fees and other charges each semester, and Lenoir-Rhyne provides several payment methods to help you with this process. 

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Financial Aid Staff


To help you put the cost of a Lenoir-Rhyne education within reach of your college dreams, our financial aid staff can assist you. We are committed to providing answers to your questions.

Financial Aid Counselor
625 7th Ave NE, LRU 7227
Hickory, NC 28601
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Federal Grant and Work Study Coordinator
625 7th Ave NE, LRU 7227
Hickory, NC 28601
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