Benefits of Attending a Christian University

Written by The LCU Blogging Team on Tuesday, August 15th, 2017 in Campus Life, my LCU

You have a lot to think about when you’re an incoming freshman – classes, finances, choosing a major, and much more.

At the top of that list, you may have wondered how you will make your faith your own.  And, you may have thought about the how the new friends you will make will impact your life. The good news is that LCU is committed to encouraging your personal spiritual growth, one of the many benefits that come from attending a Christian university. You will have the opportunity to grow your faith alongside others who are seeking to do the same,


Prepare Your Finances – How to Budget in College

Written by The LCU Blogging Team on Tuesday, August 8th, 2017 in Be Blue!

Going to college means more freedom, along with increased responsibility, which includes having more control of your finances.   Creating and sticking to a budget is the ideal way to develop healthy financial habits.

A great place to start is simply by  tracking your daily and monthly expenses during your first semester at LCU. Developing the discipline to follow that budget over the long haul builds the foundation for a healthy financial future.

Why is a Budget Important?

Financial independence can be difficult during the first year of college, when many students are prone to overspending. If you haven’t done it before,