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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Honor Society

Sigma Zeta Honor Society Inducts New Members

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

30 days ago

Fall Semester Student Internships

See where McKendree student interns are working this fall through the university's Career Services Office.

about 1 month ago
Drama or Musical Achievement

Theater Department Presents "A Delightful Quarantine" Nov. 6-9

See "A Delightful Quarantine," a heartwarming dramatic comedy about visitors brought together unexpectedly, at theHettenhausen Center for the Arts for four performances, Nov. 6-9.

about 1 month ago

Bearcat Royalty: The 2014 Homecoming Court

McKendree University's Homecoming King and Queen candidates exemplify leadership, spirit, integrity and achievement by their involvement in campus and community activities.

about 1 month ago

Emerging Leaders Group Announced for 2014-15

As Emerging Leaders, students discover their potential and develop their leadership skills by participating in workshops, retreats and conferences throughout the year.

2 months ago