1184 West Main StreetDecatur, IL 62522-2084 217-424-6210
http://www.millikin.edu admis@millikin.edu
About Millikin University
  • Year of Foundation 1901
  • Size of Campus 75 acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Presbyterian
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 2,616
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 60%, 40%, 12%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State N/A
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Enrollment No. 2,214
Millikin University has been true to its founding vision for 100 years. Our students learn through real-world projects that reinforce classroom experiences, help develop practical skills, and express the University's responsibility to the community. Millikin's mission is to offer an education that integrates the traditional liberal arts and the practical arts of the professions. Guided by faculty and staff, and within an inclusive and broadly accessible learning community, our students discover and pursue their full potential, personally and professionally, to do well and to do good.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 15%
  • Number of students in fraternities 4
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Percent students who are frat members 19%
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Intervarsity Christian Fellowship, Baha'ai Association, Newman Catholic Community
  • Number of frat chapter houses 3
  • Number of frats 4
  • Number of honor societies Phi Mu Epsilon, Phi Sigma Iota, Pi Sigma Alpha, Alpha Epsilon Delta, Alphi Psi Omega, Landa Pi Eta, Phip Kappa Phi, Sigma Tau Delta, Alpha Lambda Delta, Order of Omega, Sigma Zeta
  • Number of sororities 3
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus concerts, movies, athletic events, Pancake breakfast, Spring Fest, Fall Family Weekend, Homecoming, Christmas Cookie Party
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Student Union, Latin American Student Organization (LASO), Hand in Hand
  • Distance to nearest train Springfield (35)
  • Distance to nearest bus Decatur (3)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport Bloomington (45), Decatur (5)
Student Housing
  • Number of students using college housing 62%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (33%), women's dorms (11%), men's dorms (6%), sorority housing (6%), fraternity housing (3%), apartments for married students (0%), apartment for single students (41%), special housing for disabled students (0%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 37%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing Yes
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 32
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 41%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 12%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 10%
Campus Services
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 2,305
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Counseling Services personal, psychological, birth control
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Museums 32 track recording studio, computer imaging center, porcelain, glass and decorative arts museum, art galleries
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Subscriptions 580
  • Computer Courses No
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Library Facilities Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 21,432
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 20
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 0
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 500
  • Number Of Books in Library 212,145
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 10
Student Employment and Career
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,000
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 6%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Archer-Daniels-Midland, Caterpillar, Decatur School District, Decatur Memorial Hospital, Tate & Lyle, Carle Health Care. Walgreen's, State Farm Insurance
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year 97%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 80%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities City