Reach out to Lincoln Memorial University's admissions department for more information on applying.
Students who submit their applications to Lincoln Memorial University for fall semester should anticipate a decision by July 1.
Here's an overiew of some of Lincoln Memorial University's admissions stats.
|Lincoln Memorial University 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.3|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||22%|
|Mean SAT Score||1095|
|Admissions Test Policy||Test Optional|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||16%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||84%|
These are the application deadlines for Lincoln Memorial University.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
Lincoln Memorial University does not offer early decision or early action.
➡️ Discover a list of some selective colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
It is moderately difficult to get into Lincoln Memorial University. Lincoln Memorial University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Lincoln Memorial University accepted 69% of students, about 1,120 from the 1,632 applicants.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Lincoln Memorial University, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Lincoln Memorial University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are given the most weight when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that put the most emphasis on the areas where you shine.
Curious about the factors that are considered by Lincoln Memorial University during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Important|
Make sure to check with Lincoln Memorial University for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Lincoln Memorial University, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Lincoln Memorial University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||3|
|Other Requirements||√||immunization records, financial aid application|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Lincoln Memorial University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.3.
Out of all students that were admitted, 47% submitted a class rank. At Lincoln Memorial University 22% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 47% were in the top 25% and 77% were in the top 50%.
At Lincoln Memorial University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||18%|
|3.50 and 3.74||15%|
|3.25 and 3.49||17%|
|3.00 and 3.24||16%|
|2.50 and 2.9||17%|
|2.00 and 2.49||5%|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Lincoln Memorial University directly.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.
An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.
Lincoln Memorial University looks at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Lincoln Memorial University is test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2021, 16% of Lincoln Memorial University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 84% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Lincoln Memorial University applicants, you should aim to score between 1010 and 1210 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Lincoln Memorial University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1210 and 25% of scored lower than 1010, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a Lincoln Memorial University student is 1095.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Lincoln Memorial University students scored 610 or higher and 75% of students scored 500 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Lincoln Memorial University students scored 610 or higher, and 75% scored a 500 or higher.
To be most competitive at Lincoln Memorial University, you should strive to earn between 19 and 25 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 25 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Lincoln Memorial University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 25, and three out of four students scored lower than 25 on the ACT.
A 19 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Lincoln Memorial University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 19.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Lincoln Memorial University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Lincoln Memorial University during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Lincoln Memorial University?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Lincoln Memorial University.
Does Lincoln Memorial University accept transfer credits?
✅ Lincoln Memorial University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Lincoln Memorial University accepts:
• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES
Does Lincoln Memorial University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ Lincoln Memorial University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Lincoln Memorial University?
❌ No, Lincoln Memorial University is test optional, so it's up to you if you want to submit test scores or not. If your scores are higher than the school's average, you probably want to include them. If your scores are average or below average, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application.
What is Lincoln Memorial University's acceptance rate?
✅ The acceptance rate for Lincoln Memorial University is 69%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Lincoln Memorial University?
❌ Lincoln Memorial University does not offer early decision.
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How hard is it to get into Lincoln Memorial University? Lincoln Memorial University is a somewhat selective institution. The Lincoln Memorial University acceptance rate is 69%. This means that the institution accepts 68 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Lincoln Memorial University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Lincoln Memorial University is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
25 and Above
19 to 25
19 and Less
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Lincoln Memorial University is 22. Students with an ACT score of 25 and above have a good chance of getting into Lincoln Memorial University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 19 and 25 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 19 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1210 and Above
1010 to 1210
1010 and Less
The median SAT score for Lincoln Memorial University students is 1095. Applicants with SAT scores of 1210 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Lincoln Memorial University, while applicants with SAT scores between 1010 to 1210 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1010 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Lincoln Memorial University.
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Lincoln Memorial University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.29. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.
Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved
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