• The mission of the Financial Aid Office is to serve with excellence, counsel with integrity and empower families with knowledge regarding the availability of financial aid resources.


    Application Process

    Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at www.FAFSA.gov beginning January 1.
    Apply for admission to Lee University.
    Apply for Lee scholarships and Endowment Scholarship application (see list of Endowment Scholarships here) between January 1 and March 1 online.
    Check on the status of your financial aid and submit any additional documents if necessary.
    Review your award letter.
    Complete the Federal Direct Loan Entrance Counseling and Master Promissory Note (MPN) online if borrowing federal loans.
    Apply for private scholarships from your high school, employer (and parents’ employer), church, community, organizations with which you are involved, and online. Please use our private scholarship page as a resource.
    Other Loan Options: Apply beginning July 1 to cover any remaining balance.
    • Apply for Parent PLUS or Graduate PLUS (for graduate students) online
    • Alternative/Private loans online (or with the lender of your choice)
     
     

    Mission Statement

    The mission of the Financial Aid Office is to serve with excellence, counsel with integrity and empower families with knowledge regarding the availability of financial aid resources.

    We commit to provide scholastic programing to assist students in financing their educational goals and to equip them with knowledge regarding how current choices will affect their lives beyond the college experience.

    We strive to utilize effective business practices, minimize complex processes, maximize efficiency and ensure compliance in order to provide an optimal experience while recognizing the individuality and value of each person.

    We seek to accomplish this by conducting ourselves in the upmost professional manner and through a personal commitment to Jesus Christ our Savior.


    Contact Information

    Financial Aid Office
    PO Box 3450
    Cleveland TN 37320-3450

    Phone: 423-614-8300 or
    1-800-533-9930
    Fax: 423-614-8308
    Email: finaid@leeuniversity.edu

    Hours:
    Monday - Friday 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM EST

    Tuesday and Thursday - Closed for Chapel
    10:30 AM to 11:30 AM EST