800 Martinsburg RoadMount Vernon, OH 43050 740-392-6868
http://www.mvnu.edu admissions@mvnu.edu
About Mount Vernon Nazarene University
  • Year of Foundation 1968
  • Size of Campus 401 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Nazarene
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type 4-1-4
  • Undergraduate Population 2,195
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 62%, 38%, 8%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 22,280
  • Room and Board $6,430
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $25
  • Enrollment No. 1,939
Founded in 1968, Mount Vernon Nazarene University, in Mount Vernon, Ohio is a co-educational liberal arts universityStudents talking in front of Lakeholm building with a solid evangelical Christian foundation and mission. Although there's a preponderance of Nazarenes in the student body at MVNU, over 40 other Christian denominations are represented on the campus. MVNU welcomes everyone to apply to join our dynamic community, and helps provide financial assistance to many students. MVNU challenges students to live up to their highest personal potential by offering a wide variety of academic programs and many opportunities for service in a student's university life.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi Ohio Delta; Phi Delta Lambda; Delta Mu Delta; Sigma Tau Delta
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, dress/hair code, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frats 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Lecture Artist Series, Hicks Holiness Lecture Series, Sonfest, Griffin Missions Conference, Estep Prayer Series
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Multicultural Student Organization
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Fellowship of Christian Athletes; Koinonia; Living Witness; Prayer Warriors; Take Heart; Reach Out; SMILE; Commissioned; Faithful Friends; Mandate; Mohican Youth Outreach
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
Transportation
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Columbus (45), Cleveland (100)
  • Distance to nearest train Columbus (49)
  • Distance to nearest bus Columbus (49)
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 17%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (21%), men's dorms (21%), apartment for single students (58%), special housing for disabled students
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 23
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 42%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 10%
  • Number of students using college housing 49%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 58%
Campus Services
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 4,578
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, religious
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 4
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 18,000
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 1,650
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities Church Leadership & Collaboration Collection, MVNU Archives, Educational Resource Center, Curriculum Lab, Listening/Viewing Lab
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Number Of Books in Library 98,333
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums Art Gallery, located in R.R. Hodges Chapel, sponsoring monthly art shows and ongoing regional artist, faculty, and student exhibits.
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 6,724
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries
  • Basic Services Provided health service
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 15
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Microforms 11,319
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 125
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 30
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 76%
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year 86%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,182
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 35%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Rural