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University of Mount Olive Student Life

University of Mount Olive is on a 123-acre campus in a small town setting in Mount Olive, North Carolina, not far from Raleigh. There are many activities and organizations for University of Mount Olive students to participate in – chorus,, , and more.

University of Mount Olive does not have fraternities or sororities.

University of Mount Olive has a thriving Student Government Association. In fact, more students participate in Student Government Association than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at University of Mount Olive include Phi Beta Lambda, commuters organization, Christian Student Fellowship and English Society.

The University of Mount Olive community comes together each year for Pickle Classic Basketball Tournament, Mr. and Miss Mount Olive College and MOOS Day.

Does University of Mount Olive Offer Student Housing?

University of Mount Olive offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through freshman year.

Most University of Mount Olive students live off campus. In 2021, 11% of undergrads at University of Mount Olive lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 90% of students lived off-campus or commuted to University of Mount Olive. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

University of Mount Olive offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

University of Mount Olive Athletics

At University of Mount Olive there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.

Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the unversity, funding, and compention level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.

Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.

Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.

Let's take a look at the athletic options available at University of Mount Olive:

Sport Mens Intramural Womens Intramural Mens Division Womens Division Mens Scholarships Womens Scholarships
Golf NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Cross Country Running NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Basketball NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Soccer NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Tennis NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Volleyball NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2

Safety at University of Mount Olive

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.

Additionally, University of Mount Olive has overnight security patrols; weekend patrols.

Plan a Visit to University of Mount Olive

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 University of Mount Olive, take State Route 55 to Mount Olive, NC. If you need to fly, book your flight to Raleigh-Durham International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in North Carolina you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore University of Mount Olive's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

University of Mount Olive Students

59%

Women

41%

Men

43%

Full Time

57%

Part Time

95%

In State

5%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

50%

29%

6%

6%

3%

3%

1%

1%

0.13%

Undergraduate Students

3,251

Graduate Students

120

Non-Resident / International Students

106

University of Mount Olive Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

3,371

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

51%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$22,118

Out-of-State

$22,118

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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