Undergraduate Admissions



To accommodate prospective students because of recent SAT and ACT test administration cancellations and the ongoing Covid-19 situation, Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) is considering students for admission from a test-optional perspective through Fall 2021 admission.


To find out more information regarding Undergraduate Programs offered, check out our new 2020-2021 Undergraduate View Book!


New Student Financial Services Guidebook

let us help you navigate your college aid process

Are you ready to join the Railsplitter Nation? Need to know a little bit more about Student Financial Services? Check out our new guidebook to make sure you don't miss a step! 




Experience Life as a Railsplitter

Interested in learning more about life as a Railsplitter? Then make plans to join us for a campus tour or special admissions event. Already joined the Railsplitter nation? Then find out more about New Student Registration (NSR) below! Register for either a tour or NSR by clicking the link, finding your event, selecting the date you wish to register for, and following the prompts.

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Get a feel for our beautiful campus, meet one of our excellent RAIL representatives, meet with a member of the Undergraduate Admissions Office, and explore your future as a Railsplitter. Register here: Campus Tour Registration (select "Campus Tour")

Can't make it to tour our historic and beautiful campus in person? No problem! Check out our virtual tour here

We have gathered some helpful information at the touch of button on our new webpage "Experience LMU" to help you experience life as a Railsplitter from the comfort of home!


RAILS 2019

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New Student Registration is a key step for those who are ready to begin their Railsplitter journey! 

To register click here , then select "New Student Registration," and the NSR date of your choice! These seats fill up quickly, so make sure you select your date early.

NSR Dates for Fall 2021:

Sat. Jan. 9 (Spring 2021 starts only)
Sat. March 6
Sat. April 17
Fri. May 21
Fri. June 11
Fri. June 25
Fri. July 30   


New Student Registration have moved to a face to face format. More details will be emailed to you once you register!

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Why LMU?

We know that your college search is important. We also know that you want to hear from real, current students about what life is like in the Railsplitter Nation. We've gathered together different student leaders and asked them, "Why did you choose LMU?"

Want to know what they said?



Do you have questions? Need some additional guidance? Our friendly and professional Admissions team members are here to help. You can even use our Live Chat feature located on the side of your screen to ask any questions!