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McKendree University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

3,299 Students

62% Admitted

  • 2,676 full time
  • 1,257 part time
  • 948 men full time
  • 1,094 women full time
  • 1,358 applied
  • 917 admitted
  • 290 enrolled

2,104 Undergraduates

$27,740 Tuition/Year

  • 952 Graduates
  • 49 Non-Degree
  • $27,740 in state
  • $1,000 fees
  • $9,430 room & board
  • $1,000 books and supplies

At a Glance

Religious affiliation: United Methodist
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Great Lakes Large suburb
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Mascot: Bearcats
School Colors: Purple and white
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Alex
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  • McKendree has a great campus, but the science building could use some improvement. The professors are wonderful and create personal relationships with their students. There are many opportunities here.…

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  • Losa
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  • This is a small campus that makes me feel right at home. Everyone is very helpful and polite. It feels like you are a part of a family.…

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  • Jordan from Summit, IL
  • 0
  • McKendree University is an amazing school with a family atmosphere on campus. All the professors and the coaches are there to help us succeed in life and they make sure…

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  • Diandra from Lebanon, IL
  • 0
  • Mckendree is small which means better student-teacher relationships. Its is a great school to do net working at. The value of the teachers are great.…

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McKendree University
  • Located in Lebanon, IL
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 3,299 students enrolled
  • 62% admitted
  • $27,740 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Alexondria from Chicago, IL
  • I am a current student here

    I was worried about fitting in because im from a big city but quickly made friends within my first month of being there. I am now a senior and have become so involved and have a plethora of friends that will be hard to let go when I graduate.

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  • 5
  • Matt from Belleville, IL
  • I am a current student here

    The campus is very nice, and has a lot of new buildings as well as historic ones. Overall, the atmosphere is great. The Hett center for the arts showcases excellent talent from around North America, and there are two brand new dorms.

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  • 5
  • Chelsea from Albers, IL
  • I am a current student here

    Campus is JUMPING! In Fall 2011, two brand new dorm buildings will open. New student groups are always being created and are coming up with new activities for commuter and resident students alike. I have made more friends here than I did even at my high school! McKendree is home to me, now.

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