About McKendree University

McKendree University offers students many ways to make their mark, with 50 undergraduate majors and co-curricular activities including study abroad, debate, marching band, show choir, community service, mission trips and Greek life.  Bearcat student-athletes compete in 28 men’s and women’s sports and McKendree is a member of NCAA Division II in the Great Lakes Valley Conference. The Hettenhausen Center for the Arts is southern Illinois’ finest performing arts venue. The university also owns and operates a golf course and an art gallery.

McKendree offers a high quality education in a friendly, nurturing environment. Total enrollment is over 3,000, with a 236-acre campus in Lebanon, Illinois near downtown St. Louis, and centers at Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, and in Louisville and Radcliff, Kentucky.

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Study Abroad

Study Abroad: A Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience

Participation in McKendree University's study abroad program is at an all-time high, with six students spending their spring semester in Europe or South America.

20 days ago
Achievement

Students Publish Academic Research in Scholars Journal

Congratulations to nine McKendree students whose work is published in Scholars, the Online Journal of Undergraduate Research.

19 days ago
Dean's List

McKendree University Fall 2014 Dean's List

Congratulations to students on the Dean's List, who earned a grade point average of 3.60 or higher for the fall 2014 semester.

9 days ago
President's List

McKendree University Fall 2014 President's List

Congratulations to students on the President's List for achieving a perfect 4.0 grade point average for the fall 2014 semester.

9 days ago
Honor Society

Sigma Zeta Honor Society Inducts New Members

The Beta Chapter of Sigma Zeta math and science honor society welcomes 23 new members.

2 months ago