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Lincoln University Lion Tours

The best way to experience Lincoln University is to see it for yourself. Lion Tours are designed to expose you to everything Lincoln has to offer. Where being the first matters, guests will have an opportunity to interact with our campus family while learning about our academic programs, activities and resources. The tour route is designed to give visitors an overall view of the campus in approximately 1 ½ hours.

Campus Tour Expectations

  • Admissions Information Session
  • Question and Answer Session
  • Walking Tour

Scheduling Your Tour

Lincoln University campus tours are available throughout the school year except: holidays, midterm exams, and university breaks. Family and group tours are scheduled by filling out our campus tour inquiry request. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your campus tour. We will try our best to accommodate any late arrivals. However, in an effort to keep on schedule when arriving late family or group tours will be asked to complete a self-guided campus tour. Campus tours are intended for high school and college students and their families only. To request a tour for elementary and middle school students please contact the office of Alumni Relations at 484-365-9433.

Email Confirmation

Once you have completed the Campus tour inquiry request, an email confirmation including directions to campus and parking will be emailed directly to the email provided. If you have any questions, please contacting the Tour Coordinator  directly at 484-365-7206 or

Campus Tour Schedule

Academic Year (September through April)
Monday-Friday at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Summer Months (May through August)
Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Virtual Campus Tour

If you don’t have time to come to campus. Click the link below for our virtual tour to see Lincoln University at any time, from any location.

Self-Guided Walking Tour

You can visit campus at your own time during regular hours (9:00am-4:30pm).
You can do the tour at the pace of your group as opposed to the pace of a tour guide.
You can take breaks at your convenience.
Download the PDF of our campus maps and start your tour today.

Inclement Weather Policy

Lincoln University has the right to cancel campus tours due to unsafe weather conditions. The Office of Admissions will notify you within 24 hours if your tour has been canceled.  Please check to see if the university is operating before arriving to campus.

Parking and Transportation

Family Tours Only-You should enter the campus at the Main Entrance located on Baltimore Pike, which is also referred to as the Gym Gate. You will make a left turn at the first stop sign and continue straight passing two additional stop signs. You will then make a right turn and the Admissions Building will be on your left your tour will begin at the Cannon House.

Group Tours Only -. You should enter the campus at the Main Entrance located on Baltimore Pike, which is also referred to as the Gym Gate. You will make a left turn at the first stop sign, where you will park in parking lot N, please go directly to the Student Union Theater Building 91 where the tour will begin.

All tour requests must be submitted at least 14 days in advance of your requested tour date. A tour is not considered confirmed until you receive a confirmation from the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.