Total Enrollment 4,666
Student-to-Faculty Ratio 13 : 1

Olivet Nazarene University
One University Avenue, Bourbonnais, Illinois 60914-2271
(815) 939-5011

Mission Statement We believe education should have a higher purpose. Design for Educational Excellence We believe in liberal arts education, specialized training and the preparation of lives for service—within a Christian context. History of the University We believe in the nearly 100-year-old foundation laid by families dedicated to Christian education. Statement of Faith We believe faith is an integral part of education.

Information based on 2010 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.

General Information
Institution Type 4-year, Private not-for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities ROTC (Army)
Teacher certification
Distance learning opportunities
Study abroad
Student Services Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
Credit Accepted Dual credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Religious Affiliation Church of the Nazarene
Federal Aid Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Degrees/Certificates Offered Less than one year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Campus Setting Suburb: Small
Disability Services Student 3% or less
Admissions Office Phone 815-939-5011
Admissions Office Email [email protected]
Admissions Office Address Olivet Nazarene University One University Avenue Bourbonnais, IL 60914
Admissions Transfer URL
Admissions Website (find financial aid info here)
Application Website
Application Fee $25

In order to be accepted to Olivet Nazarene University, you should have:

  • A High School Record
  • SAT and ACT test scores
Test Scores
ACT Composite (25th Percentile) 20
ACT Composite (75th Percentile) 27
ACT English (25th Percentile) 20
ACT English (75th Percentile) 27
ACT Math (25th Percentile) 20
ACT Math (75th Percentile) 27
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