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Lincoln University Student Life

Lincoln University is on a 422-acre campus in a rural setting in Lincoln University, Pennsylvania, not far from Philadelphia. Lincoln University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Lincoln University also has fraternities and sororities.

Lincoln University has a thriving People Standing United (PSU). In fact, more students participate in People Standing United (PSU) than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Lincoln University include Student Life and Development, Onyx Dance Troupe, We R "1" Family and Caribbean Student Association

The Lincoln University community comes together each year for Homecoming Step Show, Homecoming Concert, and Campus-Wide Information Session.

Lincoln University Housing

Lincoln University offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through freshman year. First year students are given priority for on-campus housing.

Most Lincoln University students live off campus. In 2021, 28% of undergrads at Lincoln University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 72% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Lincoln University. There are 1,8 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,895 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 533 students chose to live in campus housing. First year students are not allowed to park a car on campus.

Lincoln University offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

Safety at Lincoln University

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Lincoln University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Lincoln University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Lincoln University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.

Additionally, Lincoln University has 24-hour command center, gated entrance/exit, medical transports.

Plan a Visit to Lincoln University

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Lincoln University, take Interstate 95 to Lincoln University, PA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Philadelphia International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Pennsylvania you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Lincoln University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Lincoln University Students

69%

Women

31%

Men

89%

Full Time

11%

Part Time

48%

In State

52%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

84%

6%

3%

3%

3%

1%

0.11%

0.05%

Undergraduate Students

1,895

Graduate Students

182

Non-Resident / International Students

55

Lincoln University Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Women's Center
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Veterans Affairs
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,077

Campus Setting

Rural

Acceptance Rate

90%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$11,266

Out-of-State

$16,636

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

May 1
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