Lincoln Memorial University

First Year Experience Programs

College can be full of new experiences. At Lincoln Memorial University we make an intentional effort to help new students feel welcomed and at home. The First Year Experience Team is committed to assisting new students at LMU by greeting you and walking alongside you on your journey to graduation. Throughout your first year, faculty, staff, and student leaders work to assist with the adjustment to your college experience through a variety of programs and initiatives. Below are some of the programs and opportunities that will help you navigate your first year as a Railsplitter! 


New Student Registration

Residential Move In Day

Welcome Weekend

Lincoln Ambassador Program

Railsplitter 101

Railsplitter Family Resources



For additional information please contact 


Elise Syoen M.S.Ed. 

Director of First Year Experience and Campus Life

DAR Hall 

[email protected]



423.869.3611 | 800.325.0900
6965 Cumberland Gap Parkway
Harrogate, TN 37752