Olivet Nazarene University

Bourbonnais, IL, USA
3.84 Average Rating

Founded in 1907, Olivet Nazarene University is a private liberal arts college affiliated with the Church of the Nazarene. Olivet Nazarene confers bachelor’s degrees in over 140 academic areas of study. As a Christian institution, ONU holds twice-weekly chapel service and requires all students to live by an honor code. For exercise-minded students, the ONU campus is home to the Recreational Life Center and provides access to 10.5 miles of trails along the nearby Kankakee River.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Church of the Nazarene
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb or town
In-State Students
55%
Out-Of-State Students
44%
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100
78%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 24
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1078
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
4,986
Total Number of Undergrads
3,371
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
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100
44%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
56%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
17:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$21,085
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$32,950
Out-of-State Tuition
$32,950
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%
Average Aid Per Year
$4,009
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
41%
59%
Student Organizations
43
Size of Town
Suburb or town
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Chicago
Indianapolis
Detroit
Grand Rapids
Kansas City
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$38,300
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What Students Are Saying

3.84 Average Rating
The Christian atmosphere is great, I love knowing that people care about you. The professors actually try to help everyone succeed.
Chris from Bolingbrook, IL
olivet has a nice campus, and i am really looking forward to the new student life and recreation center. the professors that i have talked to seem nice and they all offer a different teaching style.