About Us


MidAmerica Nazarene University, a comprehensive liberal arts university of the Church of the Nazarene, is accredited by the:

Higher Learning Commission
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604
Web: https://www.hlcommission.org/

The University is authorized to offer associate’s degrees in all fields, bachelor’s degrees in all fields, and master’s degrees in the fields of Administration/Leadership, Business, Counseling, Education, Nursing and Religion.

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Notice of Non-discrimination

MidAmerica Nazarene University policy prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, gender, religion, age, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, marital status, or disability in the recruitment and admission of students and in the operation of all university programs, activities, and services. Any concerns regarding discrimination on the basis of gender or disability should be addressed to the Vice President for Student Development, university coordinator of Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, in the Campus Center building, titlenine@mnu.edu, (913) 782-3750.


MidAmerica Nazarene University has gathered our Student Right to Know information, compliance policies, and university handbooks and regulations in the links below. We encourage you to browse these documents and web pages and take note of the information which we make available in accordance with federal regulations.

Course delivery: MidAmerica Nazarene University offers both face-to-face instruction on campus and online virtual learning. Most degree programs will be delivered through face-to-face instruction on campus unless otherwise specified. There are circumstances, however, where course content may need to be delivered virtually for a period of time due to circumstances beyond MidAmerica Nazarene University's control. (See full student catalog)

Academic Program Requirements, refer to the Academic Catalogs above
Accreditation, see above
College Navigator

  • Access College Navigator.
    College Navigator is a Web site maintained by the National Center of Education Statistics (NCES), a department of the U.S. Department of Education.  The NCES is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.  The data contained in the College Navigator was submitted by MNU to the Department of Education as part of a required annual report and is designed to be a resource for anyone wishing to know more about MNU enrollment characteristics.  
  • Professional & Graduate Studies Graduation Rates

The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crimes Statistics Act (Crime & Safety Reports)

MidAmerica Nazarene University complies with the federal statue known as The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crimes Statistics Act. Students, prospective students, employees, and prospective employees may request a copy of the most recent Campus Security Report from the office of MidAmerica Nazarene University Campus Safety Department, located in Land Gym, or by calling (913) 971-3299 or by downloading it below.

In compliance with the Federal regulations and the Clery Act, the Annual Fire, Safety, Crime Report includes crime statistics for the MNU Olathe Campus over the previous three (3) years.

Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)

The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) of 1974 (also known as the Buckley Amendment) is a federal privacy law affording students certain rights with respect to their education records. MidAmerica Nazarene University complies fully with this law. The University Registrar serves as the institutional FERPA Compliance Officer. For the full Educational Rights and Privacy policy, please refer to: Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA).


Online Degree Authorization

States require that the MidAmerica Nazarene University be authorized to deliver university-level distance and online education to their residents. Check to see if your state is included in our Online Degree Authorization.

Refund Schedule & Policy; Withdrawal

Student Disability Accommodations Policy

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act prohibit discrimination against individuals with disabilities.  The purpose of these laws is to remove barriers that prevent qualified individuals with disabilities from enjoying the same opportunities available to persons without disabilities.  A student with a disability who wishes to request a reasonable accommodation must contact the Director of the Academic Success Center at 913-971-3387 or asc@mnu.edu

  • MNU’s complete policy regarding student disability accommodations may be found at: mnu.edu/ADA

Title IX (NINE) Policy

Title IX (9) of the Education Amendments of 1972 (20 U.S.C. 1681) (Title IX) is a federal law that prohibits discrimination based on the gender of students and employees of educational institutions that receive federal financial assistance.

Richard Pacheco
Title IX Coordinator 

Sharaya Borja
Deputy Title IX Coordinator

Office of Student Development 
2030 E College Way 
Olathe, KS 66062

Contact MNU
Main Campus
2030 E. College Way
Olathe, KS 66062-1899
Santa Fe Commons Site
13563 South Mur-len Rd.
Olathe, KS 66062-1899
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Office Hours
Most University offices are open from 8:00AM—5:00PM, Mon.-Fri.