Why You Should Attend Chap Day at LCU

Written by The LCU Blogging Team on Tuesday, January 16th, 2018 in Campus Life, my LCU

It is always recommended to visit the campus before you make your final college decision. At Lubbock Christian University, we have developed an easy way to gather all the information you need while you are on campus, all while meeting students, experiencing academic opportunities, and getting to know other prospective students: Chap Day.

Chap Day is a group campus visit which includes a department fair, chapel, campus tour, lunch, and much more. Visiting campus is the best way to experience LCU. We want to show you how our community is Christ-centered, close-knit, and Kingdom-focused.

Explore Majors Through Our Department Fair

When you head to college,

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5 Ways to Narrow Down Your Top College Choices

Written by The LCU Blogging Team on Tuesday, January 9th, 2018 in College Wisdom

With the end of high school on the horizon, you probably feel the pressure to carefully consider each of your top college choices. Choosing a university is a big decision, and it will likely affect you beyond the next four years of your life.

Here are several helpful tips you can apply as you work to narrow down your list.

Weigh the Strength of Your Major

One deciding factor between colleges could be the strength of your major at that particular campus. You want to attend classes that will not only push you to get good grades but challenge you and fully prepare you for the first day of your career.

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What You Need to Know Before Transferring to a Four-Year University

Written by The LCU Blogging Team on Tuesday, December 26th, 2017 in Transfer

Millions of students each year begin their college career by attending a community college. And in a few semesters, several of those students will transfer to attend four-year universities such as LCU.

For a variety of reasons, we have the largest number of students transfer to LCU right after Christmas break. If you’re one of those students – or someone who plans to attend a four-year university after your community college career is over – here are some facts, tips, and suggestions to help make your transition easier.

1. Plan ahead

The sooner you begin to prepare for your transfer,

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How to Grow Your Faith at a Private Christian University

Written by The LCU Blogging Team on Tuesday, December 19th, 2017 in Campus Resources

You have the amazing opportunity for growth both socially and academically during your years in college. But even more, this time also provides the opportunity to grow and shape your faith.

There are a variety of ways to develop your faith at a private Christian university like LCU, and our college spiritual leaders encourage students to seek paths that lead to growth. Prepare to find these ways to grow your faith from the beginning of your time on campus:

1. Be Ready to Stretch Your Faith

Freshmen often come to college after having gone to church their entire lives but maybe without deeply considering what their faith means to them.

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Calculate Your Tuition at Lubbock Christian University

Written by The LCU Blogging Team on Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 in my LCU

As you finalize your decision to attend Lubbock Christian University, either as a first-year student or as a transfer, it’s time to take a longer look at the costs of attending college.

Many factors come into play when determining your final tuition costs – not just at LCU, but at every university. Here’s a glance at what your final tuition costs may be at LCU, as well as relevant scholarships, and the non-dollar add-on value of attending a small, private university.

Tuition

Tuition is what you pay for the classes you take. LCU uses block rate tuition which means if you’re a full-time student taking 12-18 hours,

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