We Want YOU Here

Beginning in Fall 2024, the Concordia Promise Program will cover full tuition for any student eligible to file the FAFSA and newly admitted to Concordia College with an Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) under $90,000.

Our commitment to you.

The Concordia Promise makes a Concordia education possible for eligible students from ANY U.S. state.

Two-Step Application Process

  1. Apply to Concordia (no cost) at ConcordiaCollege.edu/Apply and be accepted.
  2. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

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Renewable for Four Years

The Concordia Promise is renewable each year for up to four years or until the point of graduation, whichever comes first. Students must submit a FAFSA annually and continue to meet eligibility requirements.

100% Support

The Concordia Promise covers 100% of standard full-time tuition through a combination of federal, state, and Concordia gift assistance.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible, students must:

  1. Be admitted to Concordia as an incoming first-year or new incoming transfer student for Fall 2024.
  2. Be eligible to file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
  3. Report an Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) under $90,000 on the FAFSA.
  4. Attend full time and maintain satisfactory academic progress.

Don't qualify for the Concordia Promise?

Don't worry, there are still scholarship opportunities available. Be sure to file the FAFSA to help us build the best financial aid package possible. 


Please see our FAQ page for frequently asked questions about the Concordia Promise. For inquiries concerning the Concordia Promise Program, please contact the Office of Admission at 218.299.3004 or admissions@cord.edu.