Tuition & Fees

2018 -2019 Summary of Tuition and Fees
Mission:  Proclaiming Jesus Christ through Excellence in Education.

Crean Lutheran strives to be faithful to our Lord in practicing efficient stewardship of all resources entrusted to us.  Our tuition remains very competitive – both less than the vast majority of other Christian and private schools in the area and lower in annual increases than all others.  We strive to keep our uniforms affordable, durable, and appropriate for a Christian school.  With eTECHcampus, our bookstore, we constantly look for ways to save our students and families money by providing purchase, rent, and buy-back options.  Our fee structure for participation in sports and activities is also less than the vast majority of other schools, both private and public.

Here are the 2019-20 tuition fees:

Domestic: $16,690

International: $24,000

Hybrid: $9,540


Here are the 2018-19 academic year tuition and tuition-related fees:

1. Annual Registration Fee: $550* (One registration fee per family per year. Registration fee for new students is due three weeks after acceptance and is nonrefundable 30 days after payment date.)
2. Tuition:
Domestic: $15,930
International: $22,620
3. Alternate academic track - click here for detailed explanation
Hybrid Program (4 academic courses plus athletics - $9,100)
4. Learning Success Program: click here for more information about the LSP
LSP Lab class: as determined through the assessment process - $1,750.00 annually
LSP students not enrolled in lab class - $275.00 annually
5.  Misc. tuition-related fees: 
Late fee: $30 per month
Returned check fee: $30
FACTS enrollment fee: $25 for one or two installment payment plans
Payment exception fee: $50 for any payment plan adjustments
Here are the 2018-19 academic year fees:
These fee amounts are subject to change for the 2019-20 academic year.
1. Books (can purchase or lease): $420 average (range $250-$800)
2. Uniforms: $218 average for returning students, $326 average for new students.
3. Saints Spirit Package Fee (optional): $125
Includes spirit t-shirt, yearbook, student planner, dance discounts, free home athletic event admission (not play-offs), lunch card activation fee.
4. Athletics:
Athletic Operations Fee: $200. It is paid one time per school year, not per sport.
Individual Sport Athletic Participation Fee (transportation, uniform, shorts/pants, socks, warm-ups, bag, player banquet, media guide, etc.) Parents receive a line item list of individual items due for each sport. Fees vary between $350 (tennis) - $600 (football). Cheer and Song/Dance $1,500. See Athletic Director for exact fee.
5. Performing Arts:
The CLHS Performing Arts Department is comprised of: Choir, Dance, Instrumental Music, and Drama. Each progam includes a student participation fee to augment school support of these programs to effectuate a first rate program. The annual fees range from $210 - $250 per class plus one-time costs for apparel. 
6. Visual Arts: Each Visual Art course has a lab fee of $65.
7. Cohort Program Fees:
Medical Cohort: $500
Business Cohort: $500
Engineering Cohort: $500
8. Misc.:
AP Test Fee: $95 per test
Saturday School: $10 per hour
Estimated Senior Graduation costs: $650
Concordia Nebraska Dual Credit: $90 per unit; maximum 4 units per class
Application Fee: $50 per student application

*The $550 registration fee is refundable after March 1, 2018, if financial aid award is insufficient.