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Olivet Nazarene University

Bourbonnais, IL 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate68%

About Olivet Nazarene University

Olivet Nazarene University is a private, religious university in the town of Bourbonnais, Illinois. Olivet Nazarene University was founded in 1907. The university enrolls around 3,462 students per year, including 2,651 undergrads.

Olivet Nazarene University Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into Olivet Nazarene University. Around 68% of applicants get into Olivet Nazarene University each year. In 2022, 5,034 students applied to Olivet Nazarene University and 3,423 were admitted.

Olivet Nazarene University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 68%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Test Optional May require tests

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Olivet Nazarene University is located in Bourbonnais, Illinois, near Chicago.

If you want to see Olivet Nazarene University for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 57 to Bourbonnais, or book a flight to the nearest airport, O'Hare International.

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College Info

One University Avenue Bourbonnais, IL 60914

Campus Setting: Small Town

Olivet Nazarene University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Olivet Nazarene University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Olivet Nazarene University is Continuous processing.

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Olivet Nazarene University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Olivet Nazarene University is like? There are approximately 3,462 students enrolled at Olivet Nazarene University, including 2,651 undergraduate students and 811 graduate students. 95% percent of students attend school full-time, 64% percent are from IL and 36% percent of students are from other states.


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