August 4, 2017 at 9:45am

University Commons from Above

This August the new front door to Millikin University's campus, the University Commons, opened. The $31 million University Commons blends together the Staley Library and student center functions into one central location, reconfiguring the existing library and infusing access throughout the 87,000 square-foot building.

August 31, 2016 at 2:15pm

University Commons construction in full swing

Construction on the 87,000-square-foot University Commons at Millikin University is currently in full swing with expectations for the project to be completed prior to the start of the fall 2017 semester.

December 22, 2015 at 11:45am

The Game Plan

The end of a semester is a time for students to reflect on lessons learned and academic achievements. Recently, a group of Millikin University undergraduates in a new course, titled Advanced Game Writing and Analysis, turned their lessons and ideas into achievements by engaging in the art of game design. The students created over 30 games, half of which were debuted on Dec. 14 to the Millikin campus community.

November 9, 2015 at 3:15pm

Millikin University officially broke ground on its new University Commons during a ceremony held on Nov. 6 outside Staley Library.

November 6, 2015 at 12:30pm

Millikin University officially broke ground on its new University Commons during a ceremony held on Nov. 6 outside Staley Library. Construction on the 87,000-square-foot facility is expected to be in full swing by early 2016 and completed prior to the start of the fall 2017 semester.

September 17, 2015 at 11:45am

With less than four months remaining in Millikin University's $85 million "Transform MU" capital campaign (TMU), university officials unveiled architectural renderings of the new University Commons, one of the campaign's three building projects. A groundbreaking for the 87,000-square-foot facility is scheduled for November, with construction expected to be in full swing in early 2016 and completion prior to the start of the fall 2017 semester.