Lincoln Memorial University


Cumberland Gap Parkway, Harrogate, TN 37752
(423) 869-6280
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 eight extended learning sites.

Vital Statistics

Fall 2017 Enrollment: Graduate 2,851 - Undergraduate 1,919

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

Tuition and Fees: $20,885

Room and Board: $7,770

Founded: 1897

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

Number of Degrees Awarded Summer 2016 to Spring 2017: 1,307

Student to Faculty Ratio: 13 to 1