June 24, 2022 at 9:45am

Millikin welcomes first-year and transfer students for summer orientation

More than 300 brand new Millikin students accompanied by family and friends, joined the Division of Student Affairs and Office of Admission staff over four days of Big Blue Orientation, filled with informational sessions outlining financial aid, campus resources and more. Those students planning to attend Millikin University beginning fall 2022 got a jumpstart to their Millikin experience June 13-16.

February 18, 2022 at 1:00pm

Student Panel: More than students

The term “student-athlete” is common in university settings, and these students are known for their hard work, determination and time management skills. However, at Millikin University, we have found that students across campus display the same dedication and face similar obstacles, just in different activities and pursuits. 

September 27, 2021 at 1:45pm

"I knew that this was going to be my home."

As the 2021-22 academic year at Millikin University is off and running, the Long-Vanderburg Scholars (LV) have found themselves feeling at home and ready to grow. This year, the LV Program has a driven group of eight students, and each student has a unique background and interests that they are able to bring to their classroom discussions and topics.

September 24, 2021 at 11:00am

The Minute Millikin with Nicole DeLiberis

For many students, going away to college is the first time a person spends a significant time away from home. Many students transition to living on campus in a residence hall with a roommate. The most successful campus housing supports academic and developmental needs of students, but there are plenty of questions on how to make a shared space work successfully, especially during one of the most challenging times the world has seen.

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.

August 20, 2021 at 8:15am

New Millikin students take first steps on journey

New students who become a part of the Millikin University community are quickly introduced to the incredible breadth of academic, leadership and co-curricular opportunities during New Student Welcome Week and it all starts with move-in days on campus.

August 13, 2021 at 11:15am

New students learn skills critical to collegiate success

Many students who begin their first year at college usually share a very similar situation … they want the best start possible. The EDGE program at Millikin University helps make that goal achievable, and then some, by helping students adjust to the realities of the college classroom. 

April 8, 2021 at 12:45pm

Event serves as introduction and review of topics related to LGBTQ+ community

The Millikin University campus community recently celebrated Women's History Month throughout the month of March with a variety of events and notable speakers. The celebration honored women empowerment and reflected on the contributions women have made and continue to make.

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