Paying for College

Find out exactly how much you can expect to pay in tuition and fees, and apply for financial aid. When we say CLC is affordable, we mean it. You might even graduate debt-free.

Local and lower cost

Pay less in tuition and fees at CLC! Part of our operating costs are supported by funds from local taxpayers and the State of Illinois, which keeps your costs much lower compared to private schools or public four-year colleges.

Learn more about tuition & fees and cost of attendance at CLC

Need help?

Your College & Career Navigator (CCN) is your "go-to person" ready to help you get started at CLC.

Your CCN guides you through the admission process, helps you choose your academic program, enroll in classes and connect you with resources.

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Ways to pay for college

Here’s some of the great ways you could pay for your college expenses.