September 12, 2017 at 12:45pm

Millikin ranked among "Best Value Schools" in the Midwest

U.S. News & World Report has once again recognized Millikin University as one of the leading institutions in the country. U.S. News & World Report's 2018 "Best Colleges" guidebook, released Sept. 12, ranks Millikin No. 11 in the "Best Regional Colleges in the Midwest" category. Millikin was also ranked among the "Best Value Schools" in the Midwest.

September 11, 2017 at 2:30pm

Millikin enrollment increase draws on Decatur, international students

Freshman enrollment numbers are up at Millikin University for the 2017-2018 academic year. Millikin welcomed 474 first-year students to campus for the fall 2017 semester, an increase of 26 freshman students.

Among the first-year students is Decatur, Ill., native Haley Vemmer, a mathematics-actuarial science major, who was the 2017 valedictorian at St. Teresa High School.

September 11, 2017 at 11:30am

Millikin enrollment numbers up for second consecutive year

For the second consecutive year, Millikin University has seen measurable growth in freshman enrollment numbers. This August, Millikin welcomed 474 first-year students to campus for the start of the fall 2017 semester, an increase of 26 freshman students.

September 7, 2017 at 2:30pm

Millikin University ranked among top universities by Washington Monthly

The Washington Monthly named Millikin University to its annual "Best Bang for the Buck - Midwest" list as part of its 2017 College Guide and Rankings. Washington Monthly ranked Millikin University No. 24 of 364 colleges and universities in the Midwest.

August 23, 2017 at 3:15pm

Millikin University expanded over century in Decatur

In a recent editorial from the Herald & Review, the Decatur, Ill., newspaper listed reasons why the Decatur region is loved; among those reasons is Millikin University.

Millikin is an independent, four year university that is privately funded and has an enrollment of approximately 2,000 students in traditional and non-traditional undergraduate and graduate degree programs.

August 22, 2017 at 1:15pm

Millikin University celebrates opening of University Commons

Millikin University celebrated the opening of its new front door to campus, the University Commons, on Monday, Aug. 21. Throughout the day celebration, guided tours of the University Commons were provided, highlighting some of the technological and conceptual innovations in the building.   

August 16, 2017 at 11:45am

New Millikin students take first step with Move-In Day

The start of the 2017-2018 academic year at Millikin University began with Move-In Day for first-year students on Aug. 15. Several returning students at Millikin helped the first-year students get moved in and acclimated to the campus environment.

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.

June 29, 2017 at 10:45am

Millikin maintains its founder's traditions

Millikin University has operated under the philosophy of providing an education that combines theory with practice through a unique experience called Performance Learning. Through immersive experiences such as internships, co-teaching, running a business, presenting research to experts, and performing in front of audiences, Millikin students find new ways to live out their learning and reap the rewards of their hard work.

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