Variable Tuition

Christian Life Schools proudly offer Variable Tuition.

Variable Tuition is a need-based tuition assistance program similar to those used by many private schools, colleges, and universities. This program allows families to apply for reduced tuition that is right for their family’s financial situation. Thus, this makes a Christian Life Schools’ education affordable to many qualified students who could not otherwise join our school community.Variable Tuition is available to new and returning students. In order to apply for Variable Tuition, a student must first apply for admission to Christian Life.

Applying for admission can be done here

If you have questions regarding Variable Tuition, please reference our Variable Tuition FAQs. The most common Variable Tuition questions can be answered there. If you still have questions, please do not hesitate to contact our Admissions Office at 815.877.5749 or narvis.penix@clschools.org


Please allow for 2-3 weeks for the review and processing time from when the application and all required documents are submitted.

View the 2021-2022 Tuition Information

How to Submit Required Documents:

Your Variable Tuition application will not be processed unless all required documents have been submitted to Smart Aid. Please make sure to write your application ID number on ALL submitted documents. 

All documents must be submitted online through Smart Aid. Log in at www.smartaid.com