Fee waiver

Application Fee Waiver process
The online application process includes a Fee Payment section. There applicants can request a fee waiver. 

Fee waiver requests require time for processing and approval. If the request is approved, it will be indicated on the online application checklist — application fee is waived,

Applicants, regardless of their eligibility, are granted one fee waiver per application year. If an applicant applies to more than one program, the second application will require the $50.00 application fee.

Lewis & Clark Graduate School of Education and Counseling offers application fee waivers to applicants based on the following qualifications:

Lewis & Clark community
Members of the Lewis & Clark community are eligible for a fee waiver. 

  • Alumni of the graduate school, law school. or College of Arts and Sciences
  • Students enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences at the time of application
  • Current employees of Lewis & Clark

Service Organizations
Also, as a part of our commitment to service, Lewis & Clark Graduate School of Education and Counseling will waive the admissions application fee for applicants who have participated in the following service organizations:

  • AmeriCorps
  • City Year
  • Gates Millenium Scholar
  • Teach for America
  • Peace Corps
  • McNair Scholar
  • NASPA Undergraduate Fellows Program (NUFP)
  • U.S. Military

Applicants requesting a service based application fee waiver will be required to submit a copy of the letter written by the coordinator or director of the program indicating the length of time of enrollment.