Everyone should have access to a world-class education.

We know that the true cost of college goes beyond the cost of tuition and we strive to minimize that cost for students.
Tuition for the Campus Program
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Trailblazer Scholarship
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Tuition for the Campus Scholars Program at Northwestern College
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The calculator was created to help you get an estimate of your federal Expected Family Contribution (EFC) in order to determine your out-of-pocket investment. Keep in mind the calculator only provides an estimate of your aid eligibility based on the limited information provided. Actual eligibility for federal aid is based on the official FAFSA results. When you complete the calculator online, you are NOT applying for aid.

Federal Student Aid Estimator
Trailblazer Scholarship

We have created the Trailblazer Scholarship to support students in their first year of the Campus program.

The scholarship will bridge any gaps between what a recipient receives in Federal Pell Grants and our annual tuition - so scholarship winners will be able to attend with no out-of-pocket expenses for tuition.

To be eligible for the Trailblazer Scholarship you must:
  • Complete the Scholarship Application
  • Be admitted to the Campus program by our partner, Northwestern College
  • Be enrolling in the Spring 2022 quarter (starts April 4, 2022)
  • Commit to enrolling by April 14, 2022
  • Have completed the 2022-2023 FAFSA and have received Award
Recipients will be selected based on a combination of the following:
Demonstrated need
Strength of academic record
Interest and demonstrated commitment to the Campus program
If you would like to learn more about the Trailblazer Scholarship, please contact an admissions counselor
Financial Aid for the Program
Contact a Financial Aid Advisor today at:

(708) 237-5050 ext. 2697 or


Financial Aid for the Program

Learn more about how our partner Northwestern College can support you and help you invest in your dream of earning a college degree:


Frequently asked questions
How much does the Campus program delivered in partnership with Northwestern College cost?
Are there additional fees assessed on top of tuition?
Is there a deposit required and if so how much is it and when is it due?
Can I use financial aid to cover the deposit?
Will I be able to view my financial aid award before submitting the deposit?
Financial advisors
Have more questions? We have got answers.

Our admissions counselors are here to help you with any questions you have about the program.