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Downtown Jacksonville

Jacksonville, IL is a stimulating college community of about 25,000 within easy driving distance of St. Louis and Chicago.

Mission statement: The mission of MacMurray College is to transform the lives of our students by providing an exceptional, liberal arts general education and courses of study that prepare graduates for professional careers, further education, and other challenges facing the human community in the 21st century.

MacMurray was named a Top 20 baccalaureate college in the nation by Washington Monthly magazine two of the past three years for how much it gives back to its community, the state, and the nation.

MacMurray's distinctive education provides

MacMurray students regularly participate in service projects in the Jacksonville area.

One of the most affordable private colleges in Illinois.

MacMurray is a yellow ribbon school, giving special help to veterans, and it was designated a 2014 Military Friendly School, which honors the top 20 percent of colleges, universities, and trade schools in the country that are doing the most to embrace America's military service members, veterans, and spouses as students and ensure their success on campus.

In the 2013 biennial National Survey of Student Engagement consisting of more than 364,000 students at 613 colleges and universities, MacMurray seniors reported

MacMurray is a member of the NCAA Division III.