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Colleges / Lincoln University

Lincoln University

Oakland, CA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate57%
Acceptance Rate57%

About Lincoln University

Lincoln University is a private, nonprofit college in the city of Oakland, California. Lincoln University was founded in 1919. The college currently enrolls around 208 students a year, including 88 undergrad students.

Lincoln University Acceptance Rate

It is not difficult to get into Lincoln University. Around 57% of applicants get into Lincoln University each year. In 2021, 63 out of 111 total applicants were accepted.

Lincoln University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 57%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 2.6
Test Optional May require tests

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Lincoln University is locatedin the city of Oakland, California,.

If you are interested in seeing Lincoln University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Highway 1 to Oakland, or book a flight to the nearest airport, San Francisco International, Oakland International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Lincoln University and Oakland are like without leaving home.

College Info

401 15th Street Oakland, CA 94612

Campus Setting: Urban

Lincoln University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jul 13

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 8

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Lincoln University is Jul 13.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Lincoln University is Aug 8.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Lincoln University is like? There are approximately 208 students enrolled at Lincoln University, including 88 undergraduate students and 120 graduate students. 90% percent of students attend school full-time.


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