447 East CollegeJacksonville, IL 62650 217-479-7056
http://www.mac.edu admissions@mac.edu
About MacMurray College
  • Year of Foundation 1846
  • Size of Campus 60 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Methodist
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 699
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 66%, 34%, 11%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $15,500
  • Room and Board $5,998
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee 25
  • Enrollment No. 581
"MacMurray College transforms students' lives by providing a career-directed liberal arts education, preparing students for personal and professional success and life-long learning. We educate students to be critical thinkers and effective communicators who are knowledgeable about pivotal ideas and ethical insights that have shaped human civilizations and who can apply this knowledge to contemporary social problems and their chosen fields of study. MacMurray College is committed to serving society by graduating professionals prepared to lead the next generation and by providing outreach programming and service.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of students in fraternities 2
  • Number of honor societies Mortar Board
  • Percent students who are frat members 9%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 15%
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Student Recitals, plays, and art openings
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of sororities 1
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Holy Fools, Baccus, Newman Club
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frats 2
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) SOMOS - Spanish Club
Transportation
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport St. Louis (100), Springfield (28)
  • Distance to nearest train Springfield (30)
  • Distance to nearest bus Springfield (30)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
Student Housing
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (90%), women's dorms (10%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 5
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 85%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 54%
  • College campus housing availability No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 15%
Campus Services
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs)
  • Library Facilities The Henry Pfeiffer Library is the first wireless building on campus.
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 1,085
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, religious
  • Museums Percy Julian Chemistry Building MacMurray Hall Science Building Putnam Center for the Arts William H. Springer Center for Music The Education Complex
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Number Of Subscriptions 130
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 25
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help study skills
  • Number Of Microforms 28,093
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 75
  • Computer Courses No
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus N/A
  • Number Of Books in Library 1,817,284
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 25
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Public School Systems
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 22%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 941
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 26%
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Village