The Woods at Millikin

The Woods

The Woods at Millikin is a privately-owned complex that partners with Millikin to house over 600 students in luxury apartment-style living. It offers the ultimate living experience for sophomore, junior, and senior students. Apartments feature four private bedrooms, full kitchen with microwave, washer/dryer, private deck or patio, and modern furnishings. The Woods also offers a long list of community amenities, including a pool, fitness center, computer lab, and gated community. For more information visit or take a virtual tour of The Woods at Millikin. Once a student signs a lease at the Woods, they will be responsible for adhering to the leasing terms, including payment.

Financial aid will not apply for rent at the Woods Apartments in the summer. Students hoping to lease at the Woods apartments for the summer should check in with their Financial Representative in Student Financial Services to ensure they understand the cost of summer housing before signing a lease.

Notes For Current and Future Woods Residents

  • Your mailing address is 1135 W. Wood St., Apt. #, Decatur, IL, 62522
  • Students are strongly encouraged to read through their lease and ask questions to management before signing.
  • Students who sign a lease at the Woods are held to the leasing terms upon signing. Millikin University and the Woods are not responsible for helping students find subtenants if a student chooses to forego their lease or plans to transfer.

NOTE: All students are encouraged to obtain renter's insurance with a reputable service provider. Sometimes home or car insurance policies have an add-on option for only a small monthly fee to provide coverage and peace of mind.