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Colleges / Lincoln University

Lincoln University

Lincoln University, PA 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate80%
Acceptance Rate80%

About Lincoln University

Lincoln University is a public, state college in the rural area of Lincoln University, Pennsylvania. Lincoln University was founded in 1854. The college enrolls around 1,916 students a year, including 1,767 undergrads.

Lincoln University Acceptance Rate 2022

It is not difficult to get into Lincoln University. Lincoln University admitted 80% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 2,820 out of 3,536 total applicants were accepted.

Lincoln University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 80%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.1
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 29%

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.


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Lincoln University is locatedin Lincoln University, Pennsylvania, near the city of Philadelphia.

If you would like to see Lincoln University for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 95 to Lincoln University, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Philadelphia International.

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College Info

1570 Baltimore Pike Lincoln University, PA 19352

Campus Setting: Rural

Lincoln University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

May 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Jun 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Lincoln University is May 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Lincoln University is Jun 1.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Lincoln University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

860 - 1010


Math SAT Range

420 - 510


Reading SAT Range

440 - 518

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1010 and Above


860 to 1010


860 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Lincoln University students is 982. Applicants with SAT scores of 1010 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Lincoln University, while applicants with SAT scores between 860 to 1010 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 860 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Lincoln University.

Lincoln University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Lincoln University is like? There are approximately 1,916 students enrolled at Lincoln University, including 1,767 undergraduate students and 149 graduate students. 94% percent of students attend school full-time, 51% percent are from PA and 49% percent of students are from other states.


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May 1
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