Our Purpose

  • To cultivate and foster a close fellowship among graduates, Alumni Chapters and former students of Lincoln University.
  • To encourage financial support for Lincoln University.
  • To assist in the recruitment of students to Lincoln University.
  • To work cooperatively with Lincoln University personnel to develop and implement programs that will benefit Lincoln and the AALU.

Lincoln University History FIRST FACT

1854 – Established as THE nation’s FIRST-degree granting Historically Black College & University (HBCU).  1859 – The FIRST graduate of Lincoln University, then the Ashmun Institute was James Ralston Amos.  Our Alumni Association was
formed at the next commencement in 1872!

The Alumni Association of Lincoln University, Pennsylvania, Inc. (Association) is an IRS Section 501(c)(3) charitable membership organization dedicated to advancing the interests of Lincoln University PA(University) and its graduates.
The purposes of this Association shall be:

  • To cultivate and foster a close fellowship among graduates, Alumni Chapters and former students of Lincoln University
  • To encourage financial support for Lincoln University
  • To assist in the recruitment of students to Lincoln University
  • To work cooperatively with Lincoln University personnel to develop and implement programs that will benefit Lincoln and the Alumni Association of Lincoln University, PA, Incorporated