Merit Badge University at Monmouth College

Saturday, March 10, 2018

Merit Badge University at Monmouth College annually hosts over 400 Scouts working on the trail of advancement as well as 125 or more Scouters attending informative seminars and training opportunities.

When:   Saturday, March 10, 2018 - Check-in begins at 8:00 a.m. with flags at 8:30 a.m.  Merit Badge courses begin at 9:00 a.m. and the day wraps up around 3:15 p.m.
Where:   Monmouth College Campus, 700 E. Broadway, Monmouth, IL - Campus Map
Cost:   Cost is $15.00 per Scout when paid on or before March 1. 
Cost increases to $20.00 after March 1.  Fee includes most class materials, patch, and catered lunch.

The following list of Merit Badges that will be offered. 
Some badges have pre-requisites that must be met before participating in the MBU course. (See flier link below.)

Architecture/Farm Mechanics - FULL
  *First Aid
Art/Graphic Arts
Auto Mechanics/Plumbing - FULL
  Geocaching - CANCELLED
Chemistry   Leatherwork
Chess   Nuclear Science
Citizenship in the Community*%
Citizenship in the Nation*%
  Personal Management*%
Citizenship in the World*%
Crime Prevention/Fingerprinting
  Pottery - FULL
Digital Technology
  Public Health
  Space Exploration
Fire Safety/Dentistry^

* Eagle Required Badge   % 1st Class Rank required
^Dress for the weather as you will be outside for at least part of the day.

Adults and Scouters who would like to order a lunch
must turn in a registration form indicating how many adults and lunches are needed. There will be no lunch tickets sold at the event. The cost for an adult lunch is $10.00.  Scouts' lunches are included in the registration fee.

This year we are again offering on-the-spot seminars and training for adults. (You must pre-register for Scoutmaster Specifics.)  Check out the list on the flier linked below!

Merit Badge Pre-requisites

Adult Training/Seminars

Scoutmaster Letter

Registration Form+

+No phone registrations will be accepted.  We will accept registrations via mail, e-mail and/or fax.  However, registration will NOT BE FINAL until payment is received.

Note: Some classes require extra fees for additional materials.  The Registration Form lists those classes.  Addtional fees are to be paid at Merit Badge University.

Questions? Contact Kathy at