Financial Assistance Statement of Purpose:
The purpose of Legacy’s financial assistance program is to
enroll qualified students who could not otherwise afford to attend, thus
maximizing the strength of the student body.
All financial assistance awards are made on the basis of a
family’s demonstrated financial need, and are reserved for families who have no
alternative to requesting assistance. All families requesting financial assistance
must submit the
FACTS Grant & Aide Assessment Application. There is a non-refundable $30 fee payable to
FAST via Mastercard, Visa or American Express for each family application.
Applicants can apply online beginning January 31, 2016 at:
Once an online
application has been completed, the following information will need to be sent
to FACTS to complete the application process:
- Copies of your most recent Federal Tax forms
including all supporting tax schedules.
- Copies of your 2015 W-2 forms for both you and
- Copies of supporting documentation for Social
Security Income, Welfare, Child Support, Food Stamps, Workers’ Compensation,
documentation can be uploaded in pdf format online.
also be faxed to 1-866-315-9264 or mailed to the address below. Please be sure to include the applicant ID on
all faxed or mailed correspondence.
FACTS Grant & Aid Assessment
P.O. Box 82524
Lincoln, NE 68501-2524
Legacy’s Financial Assistance Committee reviews the
information submitted and makes a decision based on information received.
In the event that the total demonstrated need of all
families exceeds the financial assistance budget, the following categories may
be considered in allocation awards in order to make the best fit of available
- Grade level enrollment goals
- Size of the award and projected long-term need
- Payment history and adherence to application
Legacy Christian Academy also endorses and follows the NAIS Principles of Good Practice for
financial assistance, including:
- Legacy requires adequate documentation of family
resources when determining needs.
- Legacy does not use financial need as a
consideration in determining a student’s eligibility for admissions.
- Legacy assesses annually, in a consistent and equitable
manner, each family’s ability to pay for education.
- Legacy safeguards the confidentiality of all
financial information supplied by a family.
Academy’s financial assistance policy is non-discriminatory on the basis of
race, color, religion, gender, national or ethnic origin.
Financial Assistance Policy (PDF)