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Lincoln University

Lincoln University, PA

Lincoln University

Overview

Lincoln University is a Comprehensive institution located in Lincoln University, PA, in a rural setting.

Location & Contact

Address 1570 Baltimore Pike
Lincoln University, PA  19352
United States
Contact Ms. Nikoia Forde
Associate Director, Undergraduate Admissions
Email: nfredericksen@lincoln.edu
Phone: 484-365-7275
Fax: 484-365-8109

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

3,587
Applied
2,858
Accepted
2,002
Enrolled
80%
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Female Admissions

2,406
Females Applied
1,938
Females Accepted
81%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,181
Males Applied
920
Males Accepted
78%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.14
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2
Recommended Essay
Interview
2 recommendations

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen May 1st Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer June 15th Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score 25th % Info icon 75th % Info icon
SAT Critical Reading 493 440 540
SAT Math 482 430 530
ACT Composite 18 16 21

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

7,868
In-state
13,004
Out-of-state
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Fees

3,798
Full-time student fees
9,588
Room & board
5,114
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered Yes
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Tuition deferred payment Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees
Alumni

Financial Aid

13,823
Avg. Financial Aid Package
15,377
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
16,654
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,111
Avg. Loan Aid
9,385
Avg. Grant Aid
7,158
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
99% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
39%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
8%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

2,002
Total Undergrad students
3%
International Students
54%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.1%
Black or African American 83.82%
White or Caucasian 1.1%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.25%
Asian 0.1%
Two or more races 2.05%
Other 6.24%

Gender

Male (33.87%)
Female (66.13%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 79%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
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Campus events:
Homecoming Step Show, Homecoming Concert and Campus-Wide Information Session

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities
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social fellowships
Most popular organizations:
Student Government: Class sections, We R "1" Family, Residence Hall Association, International Students Association and Onyx Dance Troupe

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark
Other Campus Security & Safety:
24-hour command center, gated entrance/exit, medical transports

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 2 Checkmark
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running No Division 2 No
Football Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Soccer No No No
Softball No No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Division 2 Checkmark
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
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Bowling Checkmark No No
Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 2 No
Football No No No
Soccer No Division 2 Checkmark
Softball No Division 2 Checkmark
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Division 2 Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark

Faculty

207
Total Faculty
15:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 97
Part-time - 110
Male - 109
Female - 98