Guest Information

MidAmerica Nazarene University Commencement | Congratulations, Graduates!

Ushers are available on the day of the event to answer questions. 


There is open parking during Commencement Activities.

Seating and Tickets

Tickets are not required for any of the Commencement Ceremonies.  Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Commencement Ceremonies are held in the College Church of the Nazarene Sanctuary.  The doors to the sanctuary will be open one hour prior to the start of the Ceremony.  Seats may not be saved less than 30 minutes prior.

Due to the seats reserved for the graduates, seating is limited on the main floor.  The Balcony is open seating. Entry to the Balcony can be found through the stairs in the North Lobby or via the stairs on either side, inside the Sanctuary.  NOTE: There is not an elevator to the Balcony.


There will NOT be Nursery services provided.

Lost and Found

The official Lost and Found of the weekend is at the Information Booth, located in the Vanderpool Lobby, College Church.  Please be aware that we are unable to provide a secure place for you to leave personal items. The university is not responsible for lost or stolen items.

Special Accommodations

There is wheelchair accessible seating in various spots throughout the College Church sanctuary. It is recommended that those needing special accomodations arrive early.

Sign Language Interpreters will be available and stationed on the platform for both Commencement Ceremonies.  There is no reserved seating.  Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.  Arrival 45 minutes prior to the event start is recommended.

Contact MNU

Main Campus
2030 E. College Way
Olathe, KS 66062-1899
Phone: 913.782.3750
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Santa Fe Commons Site
13563 South Mur-len Rd.
Olathe, KS 66062
Phone: 913.971.3800
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Liberty Site
105 N. Stewart Ct., Suite 210
Liberty, MO 64068
Phone: 816.407.3070
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Office Hours
Most University offices are open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.