Monmouth College students discover their talents, develop leadership skills and become immersed in new cultures and ideas.
A liberal arts education provides an excellent foundation for future leaders who will cultivate and sustain our democracy.
Integrated learning is a signature advantage of the Monmouth College education.
Monmouth College is committed to helping students discover their paths to personal and career satisfaction.
The Annual Fund sustains day-to-day operations while endowed scholarships make a sustainable impact on the future of Monmouth College.
The Annual Fund is Monmouth College’s lifeblood, sustaining the critical operations that make the institution a vibrant learning community.
Fulfilling the Promise, refers to a vision held by our Presbyterian founders, who believed that a liberal arts education, supported by traditional values, could elevate the hearts and minds of young people, and empower them to shape a better world.- Mauri Ditzler, Former President
A recently adopted strategic plan (which also includes a business plan and campus master plan) provides us with a progressive blueprint for enhancing the Monmouth educational experience in the coming years. We have selected four distinct guiding principles to help us fulfill our founders’ vision: Active Learning, Civic Engagement, Complex Problem Solving and Discerning A Purpose. These guiding principles now constitute the core of an ambitious capital campaign. Appropriately, we have titled the campaign Fulfilling the Promise.
Entrepreneur and private investor Gerald Marxman of Portola Valley, Calif., a 1956 graduate of Monmouth College and former rocket scientist, has made a $3 million gift to his alma mater for the Center for Science and Business. One of the three floors at the college’s new academic building is named in his honor. Read More
The most recent gift to Monmouth College from Alex McGehee, president of Anchor Lumber in Silvis and a 1981 graduate, is already paying big dividends at the college’s educational research farm.
In honor of their late mother, Mary MacDill Knapheide, siblings Harold “Knap” Knapheide III of Quincy, Ill., and Vicki Knapheide Wood of The Woodlands, Texas, have made a gift of $1.2 million to Monmouth College. Their gift will cover the majority of the cost of a new chapter house for the Pi Beta Phi women’s fraternity.