December 13, 2021 at 10:15am

Millikin honors the Class of 2021 at Winter Commencement

Families and friends gathered in Kirkland Fine Arts Center on Millikin University's campus on Dec. 12 to recognize the newest Big Blue alums from the Class of 2021 at Winter Commencement. Millikin conferred 104 baccalaureate and graduate degrees.

This year, Millikin honored traditional undergraduates and those receiving their Doctor of Nursing Practice degrees with an in-person commencement ceremony.

October 6, 2021 at 2:45pm

"People on campus are devoted to the success of our students."

Millikin University President Dr. Jim Reynolds was a recent guest on NowDecatur's Byers & Co. on Oct. 6 where he shared details regarding the growth of campus, the value of Millikin University to the local community and what has been developing since becoming president. 

September 21, 2021 at 1:30pm

Washington Monthly names Millikin a Best Bang for the Buck Midwest university

Millikin University has been recognized by Washington Monthly in its 2021 College Guide and Rankings, released on Aug. 30, as being a top Bachelor's College and a Best Bang for the Buck Midwest university. 

September 16, 2021 at 1:30pm

Millikin recognized for Value, Social Mobility and Undergraduate Nursing

U.S. News & World Report has recognized Millikin University as a leading institution in higher education in its 2022 "Best Colleges" guidebook, released on Sept. 13, 2021. Millikin is ranked No. 12 in the Best Regional Colleges in the Midwest category, making Millikin the highest ranked college in Illinois on this list.

August 30, 2021 at 1:30pm

MU faculty members earn outstanding achievements

Millikin University President Dr. Jim Reynolds announced the following decisions regarding faculty promotion and tenure which took effect on Aug. 1, 2021. Congratulations to the following Millikin faculty members on their outstanding achievements.

Tenure Decisions

The Millikin Board of Trustees approved the recommendation that tenure be awarded to the following individuals:

August 27, 2021 at 10:00am

"The Big Blue community is in this together."

Classes are underway for the fall 2021 semester at Millikin University. The start of a new academic year is always a special time at Millikin, with new students and faculty, new relationships, new scholarship and engagement beginning again after the summer months.

The following is a welcome back message from Millikin President Dr. Jim Reynolds.

August 23, 2021 at 12:45pm

"Everything they do has meaning and purpose and contributes to the success of Millikin as a university."

Millikin University's tight-knit campus community is a reflection of the great work put forth by faculty, staff and students every year, most notably student workers. From resident assistants to tutors to mentors, student workers, also known as paraprofessionals, play a vital role on campus especially at the beginning of a new academic year when new students arrive on campus.

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