Heritage Christian University welcomes applications from International students who demonstrate superior academic potential and who wish to pursue a Christian education.

Please read this entire page before beginning the International student application process below.

International students with an F-1 Visa are eligible for certain forms of assistance through the University. Heritage Christian University offers a Foreign Student Scholarship to those who meet all criteria. Please contact the Office of Financial Aid at mthompson@hcu.edu to request a Foreign Student Scholarship application packet for consideration.

The scholarship provides a full tuition scholarship for one degree.

The scholarship will cover tuition for the Bachelor of Arts or one of the three graduate theological degrees (Master of Arts, Master of Ministry, Master of Divinity). There is a per semester limit of 16 credit hours for the Undergraduate program and a per semester limit of 12 credit hours for the Graduate program. Students awarded a scholarship are responsible for paying tuition charges that exceed the credit hour limit per semester.


Learn more of what is involved in applying for admission to Heritage Christian University by contacting the Principal Designated School Official (PDSO) at mthompson@hcu.edu.

Click here to begin the application process