Other Cost Relief Solutions

All students are encouraged to research and apply for outside scholarships. Many civic and service organizations, businesses, clubs and religious organizations award scholarships for educational expenses.

  • Payment plans provide for manageable monthly installments of your out-of-pocket expenses.
  • Low interest parent loans, alternative loans, and private source loans are available.
  • The use of equity lines of credit and Federal Tax credits/deductions may yield additional sources of revenue that can be used to further reduce your cost.
  • Students should report special financial circumstances, elementary or secondary private school tuition expenses, or out-of-pocket college tuition expenses for a parent to our financial aid staff.

Bader Family Charitable Trust Scholarship

The Bader Family Charitable Trust Scholarship is offered to students from the Louisville Metro area who are the first generation in their family to attend college. Last year the scholarship awarded three renewable scholarships for $10,000 each, and we anticipate continuing to award renewable scholarship of up to $10,000. Download the Bader Scholarship Application form