Students to transfer after Lincoln College closing

Lincoln college will close by end of 2013.

Herzing University is hosting an informational meeting Thursday for students seeking to transfer after Lincoln College of Technology announced its branch closing in Toledo.

Herzing's representative said the session will take place from 10 a.m. to noon at Lincoln College in Toledo. It will eliminate an enrollment fee of $25. Interested students should bring a transcript with them.

Officials said the two universities have similar curriculums, but interested applicants should bring a transcript to review credit transfers.The next summer terms begins July 8 until the start of the fall semester September 3. Toledo's branch plans to close its doors at the end of the year.

Four campuses in Ohio and one in Commonwealth of Kentucky will also close. The closings are due to cuts in federal student financial aid programs that led to a decline in student enrollment.