Morthland College Health Services Seeks to Serve Zeigler Community

Morthland College Health Services is looking to serve more of southern Illinois with the possible addition of a clinic in Zeigler. Currently, no viable health option is available in the community of Ziegler. Morthland College Health Services currently provides hospitalist care at Harrisburg Medical Center, Franklin Hospital in Benton and clinic and lab services in West Frankfort.

Groundbreaking for New Dorms on Wednesday, August 13

Morthland College celebrated the groundbreaking of 68 student units located at the former hospital site in West Frankfort. MC was honored to announce a partnership with a local developer who has committed to a long term relationship with MC and our community. Construction is planned to begin in October and the new dorms will be open for the Fall 2015 school year.

Classics Chair to Present at Oxford University of Oxford, England

Dr. Ginger Stelle, Chair of the Department of Classics, presented at the conference "Informing the Inklings: George MacDonald and the Victorian Roots of Modern Fantasy," which was held at Oxford University in Oxford, England, on August 13-15, 2014. Dr. Stelle presented before an international group of scholars in examining the connections between Victorian writers such as George MacDonald (often considered the "founder" of fantasy as a modern literary genre) and some of the giants of fantasy literature, including C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien. Dr. Stelle presented a paper entitled " 'It Isn't Only Nice Things that Happen in Fairy Land': Echoes of MacDonald in G.K. Chesterton's Father Brown Stories."

Thus says the Lord, "Stand by the ways and see and ask for the ancient paths, Where the good way is, and walk in it; And you will find rest for your souls." Jeremiah 6:16 (NASB)

REMINDER: Email Addresses Have Been Updated

In May, all email addresses were transitioned to .edu. For any student who has not checked email since that time, please login using your instead of Your password will remain unchanged.

Statement of Accreditation

Morthland College is a member of the Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools (TRACS) [15935 Forest Road, Forest, VA 24551; Telephone: 434.525.9539; e-mail:] having been awarded Accredited Status as a Category II institution by TRACS' Accreditation Commission on April 29, 2014; this status is effective for a period up to 5 years. TRACS is recognized by the United States Department of Education (USDE), the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) and the International Network for Quality Assurance Agencies in Higher Education (INQAAHE).

Council for Higher Education Accreditation Department of Education - United States Government Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools MORTHLAND COLLEGE
202 East Oak Street  | P.O. Box 429
West Frankfort, Illinois 62896
Phone: 618.937.2127 | FAX: 618.937.2137  |