First Year Student

We're here to help make each step toward becoming a Lincoln Lion a smooth experience. Follow the steps below to apply to become a first-year student at Lincoln University.

Who should apply as a freshman?

You should apply as a freshman if you are currently attending high school, 家庭教育的, or have received a high school diploma or equivalent (GED) but have enrolled at a college/university.

Application Deadlines


  • Application opens: 9月. 1
  • Priority decision: 2月. 1
  • FAFSA priority filing deadline: 4月. 1
  • 12月ision deadline for admitted students: 5月1日


  • Application opens: 7月. 1
  • Priority decision: 11月. 15
  • 12月ision deadline for admitted students: 12月. 15


STEP 1: Complete an undergraduate admission application

全球十大外围足球平台排行 online using the Lincoln 招生 Application, Common Application 或者是 Common Black College Application. You must 提交 only 一个 application to be considered for admission. There is no cost to apply through Lincoln's Admission Application 或者是 Common Application.


STEP 2: Submit required supplemental documents

记录: Submit your transcript for all high school coursework that you have completed. If applicable, college coursework should also be 提交ted. You may upload your transcript directly through your chosen admissions application portal.

To be admitted, you will, at minimum, need the following high school record:

  • 4 units of English
  • 3 units of Math
  • 3 units of Sciences
  • 3 units of Social Sciences
  • 2 units of Arts or Humanities
  • 1 unit of Health or Physical Education
  • 5 units of Elective Coursework

Note: An official final high school transcript demonstrating satisfactory academic progress and high school completion is required prior to enrollment.

Standardized Test Scores: Request to have your official ACT or SAT scores sent directly to Lincoln. Or, you can upload an unofficial pdf copy of the standardized test scores directly through the Lincoln application portal. Unofficial scores must include your name, address, and date of birth.

Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) School Code: 2367
American College Test (ACT) School Code: 3614

Note: Although application materials can be 提交ted to the Office of Undergraduate 招生 via postal mail or fax, we encourage and prefer the electronic submission of required documents.

STEP 3: Check admissions application status

We get it: after applying, you'll be eager to know if you’ve been accepted. Don’t worry if you don’t hear right away: it can take up to 15-20 business days during our peak season (October – 2月ruary) for processing supplemental documents. To view any missing supplemental items and to review your admission status, please access your Lincoln application portal. After an admissions representative has reviewed your application and materials, a decision letter will be available for review in the application portal. You will also receive an email when your decision is available for viewing.


Application Review

You may schedule a virtual appointment with your admissions counselor if you have any questions about navigating the admissions process.


Office of 招生
1570 Baltimore Pike
Lincoln University, PA
电话: 484-365-8081
Fax: 484-365-8109

Associate Director of 招生
电话: 484-365-5269

Program Assistant
电话: 484-365-7221


Jamie Thomas-McDowell
招生 Counselor
电话: 484-365-7208

招生 Specialist
电话: 484-365-7202

招生 Specialist
电话: 484-365-7209