Lincoln Memorial University


Cumberland Gap Parkway, Harrogate, TN 37752
(423) 869-6280 - phone
(423) 869-6444 - fax
Toll-Free - (800) 325-0900

Serving as a living memorial to President Abraham Lincoln, LMU is dedicated to providing strong educational programs grounded in the liberal arts and professional studies, which advance the principles exemplified by the life of Abraham Lincoln. The University promotes the concept of service to humanity and is committed to making educational opportunities available to all persons without reference to economic status. The curriculum is based on the belief that graduates must be able to communicate effectively, understand the world around them, and exercise informed judgments. LMU’s location in the historic Cumberland Gap enables students to enjoy a scenic natural area as they pursue their studies. In addition to the main campus in Harrogate, LMU offers programs and classes at 11 extended learning sites.

Vital Statistics

Fall 2015 Enrollment: Graduate 2,308 - Undergraduate 1,675

Percent of Students Receiving Financial Aid From Any Source: 97%

Tuition and Fees: $20,016

Room and Board: $7,300

Founded: 1897

Degrees Offered: Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's, Ed.S., Doctorate

Number of Degrees Awarded Summer 2014 to Spring 2014: 1,180

Student to Faculty Ratio: 13 to 1