Lincoln Memorial University is a private four-year coeducational liberal arts college located in Harrogate, Tennessee. The University is historically named after President Abraham Lincoln. LMU’s 1,000 acre campus borders on Cumberland Gap National Historical Park. As a whole, LMU is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).


LMU is a values-based learning community dedicated to providing educational experiences in the liberal arts and professional studies. The University strives to give students a foundation for a more productive life by upholding the principles of Abraham Lincoln’s life: a dedication to individual liberty, responsibility, and improvement; a respect for citizenship and recognition of the intrinsic value of high moral and ethical standards.