Lincoln University To Hold Spring
LINCOLN UNIVERSITY, PA ~ Lincoln University
will hold its annual Spring Open House from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00
p.m. on Friday, March 30 at Manuel Rivero Hall inclusive of
a tour of campus and an address from Lincoln University President
Ivory V. Nelson.
Organized by the Office of Admissions,
Open House is an event that provides an opportunity for prospective
students and their parents or guardians to meet with university
faculty, staff, and students and to gain firsthand information
about the university’s
various academic programs and extracurricular activities.
to Mike Taylor, director of admissions, Open House has become
a popular attraction for prospective students. Taylor said
attendance has increased annually and he expects the trend
Taylor credits two factors that
helped sustain the interest of prospective students. He said one factor
is the university’s
announced enhancement of campus life with the revival of football
and a marching band. Another is the establishment of
five new academic centers of excellence that include biotech,
materials and environmental sciences, teacher education and
urban pedagogy, business and information technology, mass communications
and a collaborative art program with the Barnes Foundation.
Spring Open House is a major recruiting event,” Taylor
staff in admissions makes every effort to ensure it will be a valuable and
rewarding experience for prospective students and their parents or guardians.”
The schedule of activities is as follows:
- 9 a.m. – 10 a.m. Registration
at Manuel Rivero Hall.
- 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. Welcome
Session by Administrators
- 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Campus
Tours: Students will be escorted around campus
- 12 p.m. – 1
p.m. Academic/Student Services, Manuel Rivero Hall
Lunch /Entertainment in the Auxiliary
- 2 p.m. /On-site admission in the Office of Admissions.
Prospective students are encouraged to bring copies of their
high school transcripts, SAT or ACT scores, one letter of recommendation
and the $20 application fee for a decision on site.
For more information contact the Office of Admissions at (800)
790-0191 or visit the university’s website at www.lincoln.edu.