MidAmerica Nazarene University

Pioneer Day

July 16, 2016

Ready to enroll?? Pioneer Day is a pre-enrollment day for incoming freshmen and transfer students to register for classes and complete the registration process for Fall 2016. Join us for our final enrollment day and you’ll get a chance to:

  • Create your class schedule with an academic advisor
  • Receive your student I.D.
  • Get your MNU mailbox
  • Meet your roommate
  • Find out about our payment plans
  • Finalize your financial aid

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Pioneer Day pre-enrollment event at MidAmerica Nazarene University | April 18, May 30, June 27, 2015 | Join us!

New Student Orientation [NSO]

Overview
For Students
For Parents

August 19 - 22, 2016

MidAmerica Nazarene University is excited to welcome all incoming freshmen students to our Fall 2016 New Student Orientation [NSO]. On Friday, August 19, 2016 residence halls will open at 6 p.m. for new freshman to move in to your assigned rooms.

  • The three days of orientation includes informational, academic and social activities that will maximize the success of your transition into the MNU community.
  • At 3 p.m. Saturday, August 20 all new students and parents will gather in the Bell Center Auditorium, to kick off our NSO activities.

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New Student Orientation [NSO] at MidAmerica Nazarene University

Required for all new MNU students

Because we value our new Pioneers and want to do all we can to help you connect with the MNU experience, we do require all incoming students to participate in NSO. You will gain a better understanding of what MNU and the surrounding Olathe community has to offer and make new friends, too. NSO is designed to “orient” you to the MNU experience – you don’t want to miss it!

Your NSO and Freshmen Seminar experience are a staples of the MNU experience. We are sure you’ll make memories and friendships that will last a lifetime. We can’t wait for you to come be a part of MNU. This is where it starts!

For Students

NSO is a required orientation program to welcome incoming students. We know that when you arrive on campus you have many questions. NSO is designed to help you be successful, get involved, and give you the opportunity to connect with other students, faculty and staff.

Parents are invited to join in the activities during the first two days. The events of these two days will help you know more about community life at MNU.

Dorms will open at 6 p.m. on Friday, August 19th so you have plenty of time to settle into your new home before the first NSO activity at 3 p.m. on Saturday, August 20th.

What to do before NSO

  1. Complete your Admissions Checklist
  2. If you're a transfer student, register for NSO.
  3. Start packing and get ready to become a PIONEER!

New Student Orientation [NSO] at MidAmerica Nazarene University

 

For Parents

NSO is a required orientation program to welcome incoming students. It is designed to answer questions, develop successful starts, get students involved, and give them opportunities to connect with other students, faculty and staff.

Parents and families are invited to join in the activities during the first two days. However, we'll need you to register. These events will help you learn about community life at MNU.

Residence halls will open at 6 p.m. on Friday, August 19th so you have plenty of time to settle your student into their new home before the first NSO activity at 3 p.m. on Saturday, August 20th.

What to do before NSO

  1. Help your student complete the Admissions Checklist
  2. Register for NSO
  3. Find a hotel
  4. Get ready to become a PIONEER!

New Student Orientation [NSO] at MidAmerica Nazarene University

 

Personal Visits

If you can't make it to one of our regularly scheduled SCOUT events, schedule a personal visit by filling out the Campus Visit Request Form. Visits should be scheduled two weeks in advance. Our hours are 8:00am - 5:00pm, Monday through Friday.

MNU Visit Days

Juniors & Seniors, maybe you think you already have all the facts you need about MidAmerica Nazarene University. But how well do you really know something until you've actually experienced it? We invite you to VISIT MNU!

  • October 21-22, 2016 [Homecoming Weekend]
  • November 11-12, 2016 [Weekend]
  • December 3, 2016 [Saturday]
  • January 16, 2017 [Monday, Martin Luther King Jr. Day]
  • January 27-28, 2017 [Weekend, Scholarship Challenge]
  • February 20, 2017 [Monday, President's Day]
  • February 24-25, 2017 [Weekend]
  • March 24-25, 2017 [Weekend]
  • April 8, 2017 [Saturday]

What to expect

During these visits you might:

  • Attend an awesome Chapel service. 
  • Meet some professors and sit in on classes. 
  • Catch the “Pioneer Spirit” at an MNU sporting event.
  • Visit with current students at a social event.
  • Spend a night with current students in a college dorm! [Weekend Visits only]

Undergraduate Visit Day Event at MidAmerica Nazarene University

Registration

Seniors and Juniors:
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Sponsors & Youth Pastors:
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Registration is required for all MNU Visit Day events. Visit Days are free and cover all meals, lodging, and entertainment! If you plan to attend a Visit Day as a group, everyone should register individually using the appropriate registration form.  Please call us at 913.971.3380 if you have any questions.

Exclusive Event:

MNU Scholarship Challenge, January 27-28, 2017