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.
Millikin University awarded Nurse Anesthetist Grant
Millikin University has been awarded a nurse anesthetist traineeship grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The grant is in the amount of $19,433 and was announced on June 16 by U.S. Rep. and Millikin alumnus Rodney Davis '92 (R-Ill.).
Real-world projects are an essential component of Millikin University's Performance Learning curriculum. This is especially true in the Tabor School of Business where a group of students recently worked with the government of Ecuador to develop a U.S. market entry strategy for Ecuadorian handicrafts.
Millikin University wins top honors in beautification contest
Millikin University received top honors in the 2017 "Let's Keep Decatur Bee-utiful" contest. Millikin won 1st place in the "Large Business" category and earned the "Lowe's Best In Show Award."
Millikin named Top Private College for Creative Arts Scholarships
Millikin University has been ranked by Student Loan Report as one of the Top 250 Private Colleges that Offer the Most Creative Arts Scholarship Money.
Hundreds of private schools were analyzed in the new study and were evaluated based solely on the amount of creative arts scholarship aid awarded. Millikin was ranked 27th.
Millikin partners with institutions to honor top innovative students in Illinois
In recognition of high school students whose ideas and accomplishments are inspirational, Millikin University, Illinois State University and Pontiac Township High School are partnering to present the 3rd annual Celebrating High School Innovators Competition (CHSI).
Recent Graduates reflect on their time at Millikin
A few members of the Millikin Class of 2017 took some time to reflect on their favorite memories from the past four years on campus, and why they chose to attend Millikin.
Millikin University honored 340 graduates at its 113th Commencement Ceremony on May 21, 2017.
There's no better way to capture the experience of commencement than from the graduate's perspective.
Here is a firsthand look at Millikin University's Spring Commencement thanks to MU graduate Joe Barker who recorded his experience using a GoPro HD camera. Barker earned a Bachelor of Science in Information Systems.
Millikin honored 340 graduates during its 113th Commencement Ceremony on May 21 at the Decatur Civic Center.
By definition, commencement means the beginning, and for the 340 Millikin University graduates who walked across the Decatur Civic Center stage on May 21, it was the beginning of the next chapter.