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Lincoln, founded in 1866, is a public university. Its 155-acre campus is located in Jefferson City, midway between St. Louis and Kansas City.

Website: www.lincolnu.edu/

Public
Co-ed
2,323
Undergraduate
Students
(59.4%) 1,381 Women
(40.6%) 942 Men
113
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Noncompetitive
Overall Admission Rate
53% of 4,295 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
2.71
SAT Math
415 average
370-460 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
430 average
390-453 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
17 average
14-19 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $20,447
Out-of-state: $27,249
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $7,910
Out-of-state: $14,712
Room and Board
$7,282
Average Percent of Need Met
60%
Average Freshman Award
$1,909
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$30,439
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
106
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 26% of classes
10-19 students: 25% of classes
20-29 students: 34% of classes
30-39 students: 10% of classes
40-49 students: 3% of classes
50-99 students: 2% of classes
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Campus Life

Jefferson City Population
43,330
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
49% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Blue Tiger
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.7% Asian
59.0% Black/African-American
2.3% Hispanic/Latino
3.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
29.6% White
4.7% Unknown
International Students
2.5% from 14 countries
First-Year Students Returning
54.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
8.3%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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