Are you interested in the nation’s first degree-granting Historically Black College/ University (HBCU)? Well, we are interested in you! Our mission has always been to provide a rigorous liberal arts education, to students from a range of ethnic and cultural backgrounds, who have promise and the desire to excel. We are a premier instituition where you will be empowered to Learn, Liberate and Lead.
At Lincoln University, we are committed to providing you with a globally centered education and encourage students from all walks of life to apply–from first generation high school graduates, to first in your class honors students, to first time transfer students seeking to join the Lincoln family. There is no cost to apply for admission so start your application today!
Why choose Lincoln University?
At Lincoln University, the nation’s first degree granting Historically Black College and University, we are committed to providing you with a globally centered education and holistic college experience.
Our mission is to provide a quality education to students from a range of ethnic and cultural backgrounds who have promise, potential and the desire to excel. With over 40 majors, small classroom sizes and flexible course scheduling options, our world-class faculty is committed to equipping you with the tools necessary to achieve success in your chosen career.
Assistive offices such as Academic Advising, the Learning Resource Center, and Student Support Services, will support you with challenges both inside and outside of the classroom, making The Lincoln University a home away from home.
With over 400 million dollars in renovations, our historic campus has been modernized to include a Health & Wellness Center, state of the art science facilities and a technologically advanced library.
With over 70 on-campus student centered organizations, (such as the International Students Association, Honors Program, Sororities and Fraternities), and our Division II Athletic department our robust student life is designed with you in mind.
Here at Lincoln University, we care about your post-graduation success. The Office of Career Services provides assistance with job fairs, resume building, internships and interview preparation,…all to ensure that you are successful beyond your matriculation at the University. The Horace Mann Bond-Pinckney Scholarship is a unique program that provides graduates of Lincoln with full tuition for law, medicine and dental education at Temple University, Pennsylvania State University and University of Pittsburgh.