Visiting LCU

Visiting campus is one of the most informative steps you can take in searching for the right college to attend. Whether you are a high school student considering LCU’s School of Undergraduate Studies, a working adult wanting to learn more about the options available through the Hargrove School of Adult & Graduate Studies, or a ministry professional looking to further his/her education in our Seminary, LCU has the campus visit for you!

Students in the Caf

Select the school of your choice below for more information on the different visit opportunities available.

Campus Entrance

Undergraduate Studies

You can read about our strong academic programs, excellent faculty, and engaging community life in brochures and online, but nothing can compare to experiencing campus life for yourself. A campus visit is the best way to decide if LCU is right for you! We are eager to have you experience what it's like to be part of our community through one of the visit opportunities listed below.


 Individual Visit

We can customize your day on our main campus in Lincoln, IL, for an in-depth one-on-one visit experience that fits your individual needs. Some of the things your visit can include are: 

  • Meeting with an admission counselor
  • Campus tour
  • Meeting with an LCU professor
  • Chapel (Tuesday Mornings Only)
  • Lunch with a student
  • Class Visit
  • Meeting with an athletic coach
  • Overnight stay in a residence hall

Individual visits may be scheduled Monday-Friday. Overnight visits can be scheduled Sunday-Thursday.

Click here to register for a visit online.

Please note - The LCU academic calendar includes various breaks throughout the school year. Offices remain open during most of these breaks and visits are still welcome, however class visits, overnight stays, and lunches with students are not available on these dates:

  • Spring Break: Mar. 10-14, 2014
  • Restoration Week: Apr. 11-18, 2014
  • Skip Day: Apr. 30, 2014
  • Finals Week: May 15-22, 2014
  • Summer Break: May 22 through Aug. 10, 2014
  • Labor Day: Sept. 2, 2014*
  • Fall Break: Oct. 12-16, 2014
  • Thanksgiving Break: Nov. 27-Dec. 1, 2014*
  • Winter Break: Dec. 13, 2014 - Jan. 5, 2015

*Campus closed. 

Preview Days

Preview Days provide students and their families a broad overview of campus life, including academics, spiritual life, and community life. You get to explore the campus as a group, meet with faculty and staff, eat lunch in our café, and more (optional overnight stays are available the night before the scheduled Preview Day by request). Preview Days are free events. Pre-registration is required.

2014-2015 Dates:

Fall Preview Day - Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Athletic Preview Day - Monday, November 3, 2014
Spring Preview Day - Monday, February 16, 2015

Click here to register online for a Preview Day. 

Group Visit

Interested in bringing a church group or high school group to visit LCU? Schedule a group visit today! Group visits will include presentations by the Admission office, as well as a campus tour. Groups may also visit a class, eat lunch with students, go to Chapel (Tuesdays only), and stay overnight in the residence halls.

Group visits may be scheduled Monday-Friday. Overnight group visits may be scheduled Sunday-Thursday.

Click here to register your group for a visit online.

Adult & Graduate Studies

We're excited to offer you the opportunity to come and visit one of Lincoln Christian University's extension sites--or schedule a face-to-face phone conversation! If you chose a site visit, you can explore your options with an enrollment counselor, get a tour, sit in on a class, or even visit with one of our professors. Whether we meet face-to-face on site or by phone, we’ll make sure you get all your questions answered about online and on-site programs, the enrollment process, and financial aid. Just like our academic programs, we tailor your visit to fit your needs. Contact us by email or by phone (217-732-3168) and schedule your campus visit today!

City Location More Information
Lincoln, IL Lincoln Christian University
100 Campus View Dr.
Lincoln, IL

888-522-5228
At the main campus of Lincoln Christian University, adult students can enroll in evening, weekend, or online undergraduate and graduate programs.
Las Vegas, NV Lincoln Christian University
8965 S. Eastern Ave. Ste 150
Las Vegas, NV

702-898-3000
Lincoln Christian University's Las Vegas location offers undergraduate programs for adults, with courses available in the evenings or online.
Bloomington-Normal, IL Eastview Christian Church
1500 N. Airport Rd.
Normal, IL

888-522-5228
At the Bloomington-Normal location (35 miles north of main campus), Lincoln Christian University offers a Master of Arts in Spiritual Formation (a certificate option is also available).
Peoria, IL Illinois Central College
5407 N. University
Peoria, IL

888-522-5228
Lincoln Christian University has partnered with Illinois Central College (ICC) to offer a “2+2” program that leads to a BA in Urban Ministry. Courses are offered in Peoria, IL at ICC's North Campus.

Seminary

If you'd like to schedule a visit to Lincoln Christian Seminary at Lincoln Christian University, simply complete this contact form and we’ll be in touch to confirm your visit. We look forward to meeting you soon on LCU's campus in Lincoln, IL.

Administration Building Courtyard