Hail to the Chief! Presidents of St. Cloud State University, 1869-2010
Jerome Allen, President, 1881-1884
- Educated at Amherst College in Amherst, Massachusetts, and the Hartford Theological Seminary in Hartford, Connecticut
- Was an ordained Presbyterian minister
- Was president of the Lennox Collegiate Institute in Hopkinton, Iowa
- Taught at the Iowa State Normal School in Monticello, Iowa, and the New York State Normal School in Geneseo, New York
- Upon resigning as president at the St. Cloud State, Allen returned to New York state, accepting an academic position at the City University of New York
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