Here at Trinity, we want to do everything we can to make your education affordable. There are many different funding sources that exist to help make this possible. We have provided just a few of them here for your convenience. If you have any further questions about available aid, please feel free to contact our office and we will be happy to assist you.


$350 Off Tuition & Textbooks for your first class, IDS 105, provided complimentary by REACH. Promotion applicable to new REACH students enrolling in classes at the Deerfield campus only. Discount will be applied upon successful completion of the IDS105 course requirement. Students enrolling in IL teacher certification program not eligible. To learn more, contact the Admissions Coordinator.

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Helpful Tools

Lake Forest Women’s Club

The Lake Forest Women’s Club is a century old community organization that takes pride in helping young women succeed in their academic career.  We invite you to participate in applying for the Trinity Reach to Teach Scholarship. The female recipient will be chosen based on several criteria.  We take in to consideration each applicant’s financial need, academic record, service, leadership, employment and career goals.  This is for women who are pursuing a Bachelor’s in Elementary Education only.

We are looking for a special woman who has proven herself to be a good citizen and who shows promise for success in a teaching career.

To Apply:  Contact Dallise Goodson at or 847.317.8144.

Delta Phi Epsilon

Scholarships are a great joy to make education accessible to bright, young women!  The Delta Phi Epsilon Educational Foundation awards scholarships annually to qualified women pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees.