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,

Continued

Life at LCU: Zack Williams Student Spotlight

Written by The LCU Blogging Team on Tuesday, July 25th, 2017 in Be Blue!, Student Spotlight

Lubbock Christian University students are inspiring. They come from a variety of backgrounds, endure challenging obstacles, pour their energy and excitement into school and clubs, and through it all, focus on the truth that God is with them. Zackary Williams is one of these exemplary students who recently shared his story with us to encourage you in your own journey.

Williams was first drawn to LCU from his Summer Excitement church camp experience a few years back. He is from Quitaque, TX and is majoring in Middle School Education. A self-proclaimed “Super Senior,” he plans to graduate in May 2018.

Continued