Institutional Assessment

Assessment at Lincoln University is designed to enhance the Institutional Effectiveness process through the systematic, sustained, and organized process of collecting, analyzing, and acting on assessment outcomes.

Assessment News:

  • 2023-2024 LU Assessment Dates
  • 7th Annual Assessment Day at Lincoln University!  May 1, 2024

    The purpose of assessment day is to share assessment updates, provide learning opportunities to increase assessment skills and knowledge, provide support with assessment reporting, and ensuring that all academic programs, student support areas, and administrative units are in alignment with the University's mission, vision, and strategic plan.

Assessment Functions Include:

  • Assisting academic and administrative departments in the development, analysis and interpretation of assessment strategies to meet the goals of defined learning outcomes;
  • Facilitating comprehensive assessment and evaluation of the General Education program and institutional learning outcomes;
  • Supporting faculty and staff in conducting effective program/unit reviews;
  • Providing professional development and training opportunities for conducting effective and meaningful assessment;
  • Coordinating all assessment activities at the University through the centralized support of an assessment and compliance management system.

Assessment Resources

Additional Assessment Resources


Lincoln University is a founding member of the Philadelphia Higher Education Assessment Leaders Consortium (PHEAL). Currently, the consortium’s website is hosted by Drexel University. The link below will provide you access to various assessment resources including the MSCHE revised standards, curriculum mapping techniques, program, and course level outcomes resources and tools for developing rubrics.