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MNU Ranked In Best Colleges by US News & World Report

MNU is proud to be among the 162 ranked Best Regional Midwest Universities on U.S. News & World Report's list. The publisher considers six main aspects of each institution when making the list.  more>

Rev. Marvin Daniels of The Hope Center at MNU Chapel service Aug. 27, 2019. University News

Passion to Serve Project 2019-20 Unveiled

Each year MidAmerica Nazarene University students lend their time, raise money and garner awareness for an all-school service project. This year the students will continue to partner with The Hope Center, an eastside Kansas City organization providing programs, events and places for children and youth to have hope and flourish.  more>

First Chapel of the 2019-2020 academic year held Aug. 20. University News

Classes Begin at MNU

The academic year got underway today as classes began for undergraduates at MNU. Students also attended the first chapel of the academic year at College Church.  Students looking good in an 8 a.m. class. See more photos from Welcome Week 2019 at MNU's Flickr gallery.  more>

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MNU Named to Money Magazine 2019 Best Colleges

MidAmerica Nazarene University has been selected for Money magazine’s 2019 Best Colleges list. Money magazine evaluated 3,000 of the nation’s colleges, narrowing their list to 744 with the best value for the money. MNU is one of only five Kansas universities to make the list. To determine the rankings, Money analyzed 26 factors in three categories to find the top college values, including: 1.    Quality of education 2.    Affordability  3.    Outcomes more>

Uphaus Hall RA's pose as part of Pioneer Moving Co. Students helping students move into the dorm. University News

Welcome Class of 2023!

MNU resident assistants, student government reps and student development personnel welcomed Freshmen and Transfers Friday evening when the dorms opened and fresh young minds began a new adventure. The orientation includes activities that give direction, encourage fun and help in the transition to college life.  more>

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Back On Campus: 2019-2020 Students Arrive

New freshmen and transfer students arrive August 16 and athletes of fall sports are already back on campus and have been practicing all week. It's almost the start of a new academic year and MNU faculty and staff are ready to greet our new and returning students.  more>

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CACREP Bestows Acclaimed Accreditation to Master of Counseling Program

The Council for Accreditation of Counseling & Related Educational Programs has approved the accreditation of the Master of Counseling program through October 2026. The approval includes the program specialties of clinical mental health, marriage, couple & family counseling and school counseling.  more>

Beautiful summer day on the MNU campus with students walking and riding bikes. University News

Simple Plan Provides Textbooks On First Day of Class

The days of going to the college book store to buy textbooks are over. Students order their books online now and while a quick internet search can provide the least expensive option, sometimes students purchase the wrong edition or experience a shipment delay. This leads to frustration and perhaps even falling behind in class. Additionally, more students are choosing digital textbooks. Now MNU’s college store, The Merc, is offering new solutions to help students get the right textbooks on time and for the best price. more>

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Summer 2019

It’s the time of year when we celebrate our graduating seniors’ success. Enjoy the Summer 2019 issue of Accent.

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