Residence Life Articles
Millikin first-year students receive introduction to college
First-Year Experience Mentor Kelly Conrad says Day of Action is a unique opportunity to show new Millikin University students the Decatur (Ill.) community and to show, aside from Millikin, there are other reasons to come to Decatur.
Recent gift moves Nick Fund to official endowed fund status within Millikin
Millikin University student Sophia Schwalbach was only four years old when her brother, Nick, tragically lost his life to a fraternity house fire on Millikin's campus. And although Sophia and her family will never recover from Nick's loss, she has managed to turn tragedy into a life-saving mission statement.
Millikin visit coordinator offers insight into college tours
Taking a college campus tour can make all the difference in helping make the right decision when it comes to selecting a school.
Millikin student continues initiative in memory of brother
Millikin University student Sophia Schwalbach has started a new chapter in helping increase awareness about fire safety on campus. The junior communication major from Decatur, Ill., hosted the 2nd annual "Nick Drive" in the Doug and Diane Oberhelman Center for Leadership Performance, located in the University Commons, on May 7.
New Millikin students take first step with Move-In Day
The start of the 2017-2018 academic year at Millikin University began with Move-In Day for first-year students on Aug. 15. Several returning students at Millikin helped the first-year students get moved in and acclimated to the campus environment.
Join Abi Magrath, a first-year music education-instrumental major, for a 360º virtual tour of Millikin University's Dolson Hall. Get an inside look at one of Millikin's Residence Halls and hear first-hand from a freshman about her experiences at Millikin.
Millikin welcomes incoming students at Orientation and Registration
The month of June marked the beginning of a journey for incoming first-year students at Millikin University. Millikin faculty members, staff and current students welcomed over 450 new students for Orientation and Registration on June 27, 28 and 29.