Office of the President Articles
Dear Millikin Friends and Family:
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.
"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.
Ranking recognizes Millikin for strong Engagement
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.
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.
MU recognized for academics and campus experiences
Rooftop Garden brings new opportunities to Millikin
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.
The Millikin Board of Trustees approved the recommendation that tenure be awarded to the following individuals: