Welcome to Blackburn College, Students!

This page serves as a resource for all current students.

We’re so glad you’ve chosen Blackburn, and have become an integral part of the campus community. There’s a lot going on here on campus, and plenty of services and information to enrich your Blackburn experience. Use the links below to find the resources you need to further your experience here at Blackburn College.

The Blackburn College Office of Student Life is home to numerous offices which will be integral to your on-campus experience. The offices of Residence Life, Student Activities, Counseling Services, Diversity and Inclusion, Campus Community and Safety, New Student Orientation, and the Chaplain’s Office are all a part of Student Life. These offices are your resource for day-to-day life on campus. They help support students’ social growth and mental and emotional well-being.

Questions? We’re here to help! Call 217-854-5512 to speak with a Student Life staff member directly, or email studentlife@blackburn.edu

Resources

  • Blackburn Celebrates Class of 2022 during Commencement Weekend

    May 18, 2022
  • Blackburn Earns Fourth Bee Campus Distinction for Dedication to Protecting Pollinators

    May 09, 2022
  • The College Where Alumni Come Home to Work

    May 05, 2022
  • June 23
    Thursday, June 23 2022

    Giving Day at Blackburn

    Jun 23 - All day
  • August 19
    Friday, August 19 2022 - Monday, August 22 2022

    Week of Welcome

    Aug 19 8:00 AM - Aug 22 5:00 PM
  • August 25
    Thursday, August 25 2022

    Classes Begin

    Aug 25 - All day

Blackburn Celebrates Class of 2022 during Commencement Weekend

May 18, 2022

Blackburn Earns Fourth Bee Campus Distinction for Dedication to Protecting Pollinators

May 09, 2022

The College Where Alumni Come Home to Work

May 05, 2022
Jun 23
Thursday, June 23 2022

Giving Day at Blackburn

Jun 23 - All day
Aug 19
Friday, August 19 2022 - Monday, August 22 2022

Week of Welcome

Aug 19 8:00 AM - Aug 22 5:00 PM
Aug 25
Thursday, August 25 2022

Classes Begin

Aug 25 - All day