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Mount Vernon Nazarene University Student Life

Mount Vernon Nazarene University is on a 332-acre campus in a small town setting in Mount Vernon, Ohio, not far from Columbus. There are many activities and organizations for Mount Vernon Nazarene University students to participate in – chorus,, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Mount Vernon Nazarene University does not have fraternities or sororities.

Mount Vernon Nazarene University has a thriving Campus Ministry Groups. In fact, more students participate in Campus Ministry Groups than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Mount Vernon Nazarene University include Student Government Association, Student Education Association, Music Department Ensembles

Mount Vernon Nazarene University students' favorite campus events are Luau, Block Party and Oaktoberfest.

Mount Vernon Nazarene University Housing

Mount Vernon Nazarene University offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

The majority of Mount Vernon Nazarene University students live on campus. In 2021, 90.4% of undergrads at Mount Vernon Nazarene University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 9.6% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Mount Vernon Nazarene University. There are 1,108 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,816 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 963 students chose to live on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Mount Vernon Nazarene University offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

Safety at Mount Vernon Nazarene University

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Mount Vernon Nazarene University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Mount Vernon Nazarene University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Mount Vernon Nazarene University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.

Additionally, Mount Vernon Nazarene University has Lock/Unlock buildings daily, jump vehicle batteries, background checks & fingerprinting, help unlock locked cars, copy keys, print IDs.

Plan a Visit to Mount Vernon Nazarene University

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Mount Vernon Nazarene University, take Interstate 71 to Mount Vernon, OH. If you need to fly, book your flight to John Glenn International airport.

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Mount Vernon Nazarene University Campus Services

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