The Olivet Nazarene University Application

Undergraduate, Graduate and Continuing Education (Degree- and Non-Degree Seeking) students can begin their application here. Submitting your ONU application is the best way to begin the enrollment, financial aid and registration process. 

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By the Numbers

Numbers don’t say everything, but these numbers say a lot.

areas of study
career outcome rate
countries represented on campus
miles from Chicago

Personalized Campus Visit

It’s all about your dreams and goals! We want to plan a personalized visit just for you. We will schedule a time for you to take a campus tour, meet your admissions counselor, and visit with a professor.

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Online Campus Visit

Explore campus with an online tour and set-up a virtual meeting with your admissions counselor. Of course, you will want to come to campus as soon as possible, but our online visit should help you in the meantime.

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Find Your Passion

Not sure what to study? That’s okay. You are not alone. Olivet offers 140 areas of study, and thousands of major and minor combinations. Olivet is a liberal arts institution, where students work with their advisor to select coursework, ensuring each student choose the right program for him or her.

Areas of Study

Enrollment Deposit

Ready to submit your enrollment deposit? Your $200 deposit will secure your place in the incoming class as well as prepare you for final enrollment steps.

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Our campus visits are epic! Here’s what one visitor had to say:

Tanner L., Palm Harbor, FL
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I thought the campus tour was incredible. Having the opportunity to not only see the campus but to talk to current students, a faculty member from my prospective major and meet with my admissions counselor during my time was second to none and made my decision for Olivet very easy.

Graduate Degrees & Online Programming

You need a program that not only helps you advance your career, but also makes you a better person. Our accelerated, online certificate, bachelor's and master's degree programs offer a convenient, quality education.

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Visit Your Olivet

If you haven’t done so already, now is the time to schedule your personal, customized visit to campus. While you are here you can see exactly how the “Olivet experience” can be yours. Let us create a day that's just right for you.

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Career Preparation

No matter which degree program you choose, Olivet provides a learning environment where group interaction and one-on-one instruction is the norm, not the exception.


Student Life

Paint Wars, Wacky Games, Ollies Follies, Homecoming, Concerts, Tiger Athletics, Weekend Movies, and Res Life- these are just a few of the events that make Olivet student life so fun.

Life at Olivet