April 9, 2021 at 1:45pm

Millikin first-year student reflects on why she stayed close to home

When deciding between Millikin University and other college options, current freshman Holli Couri '24 knew that the smaller classes and family-like atmosphere made Millikin the right fit for her. Growing up in Decatur, Ill., Couri thrived in tight-knit communities, graduating from St. Teresa high school (Decatur) in spring 2020 among a class of approximately 60 students.

April 6, 2021 at 2:00pm

"We focus on social justice issues and offer that outlet to the Black community"

Eva Anthony, a senior criminal justice major from Carbondale, Ill., and president of Millikin University's Black Student Union (BSU) describes the student organization as an "outlet" for the Black and African-American students and faculty on Millikin's campus.

April 5, 2021 at 3:45pm

School of Music Finalists compete for prestigious prize

Following a one-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Millikin University School of Music's annual Hollis Prize competition will return in a virtual format with two livestream broadcasts.

March 30, 2021 at 11:15am

MU recognized for completion of Center for Theatre & Dance

Millikin University was named the recipient of the 2020 Decatur Regional Chamber of Commerce Award for Outstanding Development on March 25, 2021. The Outstanding Development Award goes to the organization who has grown their business in the last 12 months and created a positive impact on the local community. Millikin was recognized for the completion of its new Center for Theatre & Dance.

March 23, 2021 at 10:30am

Millikin to celebrate Class of 2021 with two in-person Commencement Ceremonies May 16

Millikin University will celebrate the Class of 2021 with two in-person Commencement ceremonies on Sunday, May 16, at Kirkland Fine Arts Center on Millikin's campus. Undergraduate and graduate students, including doctoral students, will be honored during the ceremonies.

March 22, 2021 at 10:30am

No tuition increase for Fall 2021

Millikin University has announced plans to return to an in-person academic experience for the fall 2021 semester allowing students, faculty and staff to take full advantage of the university's on-campus Performance Learning model. Additionally, residence halls will return to standard double-occupancy assignments and campus dining will continue to offer in-person dining and spaced seating.

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