Financial Aid

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Financial Aid Staff are currently working remotely and are best reached by e-mail
Note we are closed on Wednesdays for processing


The decision to invest in your education is one of the most important decisions you and your family will ever make.

At Lewis & Clark, we are dedicated to helping students and families finance a high-quality education by identifying financial options and strategies that will make your Lewis & Clark education an attainable goal.

To apply for financial aid, all CAS, Graduate, and Law students must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) each year. Our financial aid school code is 003197.


CAS Incoming Student Tool:

Use the Incoming Financial Aid Checklist to navigate the financial aid process.

Financial Aid
Application Deadlines

Undergraduate (CAS) Priority Filing:

  • Early Decision & Early Action: November 1st

  • Regular Decision: January 15th

  • Continuing: February 15th

  • Transfer: March 1st

Law & Graduate Priority Filing:

  • All Incoming & Continuing: February 15th

Applying for Financial Aid

FSA IDYou need an FSA ID to complete the FAFSA. Tutorial: How to create an FSA ID.

IRS Data Retrieval Tool (DRT):
Use the DRT to import your tax information into the FAFSA during the application process. It can reduce the likelihood of your FAFSA being selected for federal verification because it improves the accuracy of the information reported.

[Document Submission]

If we request you submit additional documentation to our office, you can do so via FAX, U.S. Mail, or by uploading it to one of our secured portals:

New Undergraduate Student PortalAll Other Students - Financial Aid Portal