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About Trinity Christian College

Trinity Christian College is a private, religious school in an suburban setting in Palos Heights, Illinois. Trinity Christian College was founded in 1959 and now enrolls around 1,086 students a year, including 1,015 undergrads.

Trinity Christian College's endowment was valued at $10.752 million in 2021. For each full-time student, Trinity Christian College spends about $10,395. There are 10 Trinity Christian College undergrads for each full-time professor.

2021 Trinity Christian College Admissions Facts At-a Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 64%
Average GPA 3.6
Mean ACT score 24
Tuition $32,800

2022 Trinity Christian College Regular Decision Application Deadline

All regular decision applicants will receive an admissions decision by September 1.

Early Admission at Trinity Christian College

Trinity Christian College does not offer early decision or early action.

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2021 Acceptance Rate for Trinity Christian College

It is moderately difficult to get into Trinity Christian College. In 2021, Trinity Christian College accepted 64% of applicants. In 2021, 769 out of 1,208 total applicants were accepted.

Trinity Christian College Waitlist 2021

Trinity Christian College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.

How Do I Get Into Trinity Christian College?

Trinity Christian College is considered moderately difficult to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to Trinity Christian College, applicants must submit the following items.

Trinity Christian College Application Requirements

Area Required Recommended Required for some Details (if any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2.0.5
Other Requirements ACT Composite score of 19 or combined SAT score of 980
Letter(s) of Recommendation 1
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Test Scores for Trinity Christian College

Admitted students have an average high school GPA of 3.6 on a 4.0 scale. The mean ACT score for Trinity Christian College students is 24.

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to Trinity Christian College.

Does Trinity Christian College Require the ACT or SAT?

Trinity Christian College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

Out of all applicants, 75% submitted the SAT. 37% submitted the ACT.

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Dorms at Trinity Christian College

Yes! Trinity Christian College provides on-campus housing for up to 0 students.

Trinity Christian College students are active in the school's Student Association, Student ministries and Campus newspaper. OPUS, Trollstock Talent Show, and and Fall Festival are a few of the events that the campus rallies behind each year.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Trinity Christian College.

Financial Aid at Trinity Christian College

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some financial aid is awarded ona first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can.. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Is Trinity Christian College a Good School?

The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Trinity Christian College

About 80% of students who start at Trinity Christian College come back for their second year of college. Out of the 190 students who started at Trinity Christian College as first-time freshman, 104 graduate within four years.

Trinity Christian College's six-year graduation rate for undergrads is 64%. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes and Student Debt

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers. In 2020, students graduated with an average of $41,752 in student loans for each student with debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

Based on this information, how does Trinity Christian College sound? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Trinity Christian College a good school for you?

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Where is Trinity Christian College?

Trinity Christian College is located in the suburban setting of Palos Heights, Illinois, less than an hour from Chicago.

If you want to see Trinity Christian College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 294 to Palos Heights, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Chicago Midway.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Trinity Christian College and Palos Heights are like without leaving home.

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College Info

Trinity Christian College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Trinity Christian College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Trinity Christian College is Continuous processing.

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Trinity Christian College ACT Scores


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20 - 26

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Trinity Christian College is 24. Students with an ACT score of 26 and above have a good chance of getting into Trinity Christian College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 20 and 26 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 20 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Trinity Christian College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

490 - 600


Math SAT Range

490 - 580


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Student Life

Wondering what life at Trinity Christian College is like? There are approximately 1,086 students enrolled at Trinity Christian College, including 1,015 undergraduate students and 71 graduate students. 83% percent of students attend school full-time, 70% percent are from IL and 30% percent of students are from other states.


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