LSU Scholarships and Discounts
SDA Membership Award
Students who are members of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church will receive a tuition discount as follows:
- Quarter Time: None
- Half Time: $205 (Quarter) / $615 (Annual)
- Three Quarter Time: $308 (Quarter) / $924 (Annual)
- Full Time: $410 (Quarter) / $1230 (Annual)
This award does not apply to reduced-tuition programs such as ACCESS and ESL, nor to off-campus cohort programs. This award may apply to non-SDA students who graduate from an SDA academy.
International Seventh-day Adventist Transfer Scholarship
A 20% tuition discount (tuition less SDA) is available to international students who have graduated or transferred from a Seventh-day Adventist college, or university or who are members of the Seventh-day Adventist church, and are taking Graduate level courses. The student may need to submit an
This award does not apply to reduced-tuition programs such as ACCESS and ESL.
Church Matching Scholarship
La Sierra University will match up to $1,000 for contributions from students’ congregations or conference. The contribution check (cash will not be matched) must be accompanied with a signed contract, stating that the funds were processed in accordance with IRS regulations. This scholarship program is available to students who have an unmet need after all other student aid programs have been awarded and may help to reduce the students’ loans. The external funds will pay in the quarter received. The University’s matching portion will pay over three quarters.
Literature Evangelist Scholarship
La Sierra University will give a matching scholarship to students who work as literature evangelists during the summer prior to their Fall enrollment. The University will match 100% of students’ certified summer earnings that are applied to their Fall term accounts. Literature evangelist earnings made during the school year are entitled to be matched, up to an additional $3,000.
There are two discounts available to students who pay their balance up-front. These discounts are calculated on charges less all aid (including loans).
- A 7% discount is available to students who pay the year-in-advance at Fall quarter registration. This discount is pro-rated over all three terms in the regular school year.
- A 2% discount is available to students who pay the quarter-in-advance at each term’s registration. This is an annual discount of 6%.
Does not apply to discounted or off-campus programs.