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General Information
2030 E College Way
Olathe , Kansas 66062-1899

Disability Resource Office

Academic Success Center
Mabee Learning Commons
2030 E College Way
Olathe, KS 66062-1899
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About MidAmerica Nazarene University

MidAmerica Nazarene University (MNU) is a renowned not-for-profit, private university located in Olathe, Kansas. With a commitment to providing a high-quality education, MNU offers a comprehensive range of programs designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills necessary for future success.

Established in 1966, MNU has a rich history of academic excellence and a strong Christian foundation. The university is affiliated with the Church of the Nazarene, which emphasizes the integration of faith and learning. Students at MNU are encouraged to explore their spiritual beliefs and apply them to their academic pursuits.

MNU prides itself on offering a personalized, student-centered education. With a low student-to-faculty ratio, students have the opportunity to engage in meaningful interactions with their professors and fellow classmates. Faculty members are highly qualified in their respective fields and are dedicated to helping students thrive academically, personally, and spiritually.

The university offers a wide array of undergraduate and graduate programs across various academic disciplines. These include business, education, humanities, natural sciences, nursing, and many more. MNU’s curriculum is designed to foster critical thinking, problem-solving, and leadership skills, preparing students for meaningful careers and lifelong learning.

Apart from its academic offerings, MNU provides students with numerous extracurricular opportunities to enhance their college experience. The university is home to a vibrant campus community, with various clubs, organizations, and sports teams. Students can participate in intramural sports, join student government, engage in community service projects, or become a part of one of the many student-led interest clubs. These activities promote personal growth, teamwork, and a sense of belonging.

Located in Olathe, Kansas, MNU benefits from its proximity to the Kansas City metropolitan area. Olathe itself is a thriving and diverse community that offers a safe and welcoming atmosphere for students. The city boasts a rich cultural heritage, with numerous art galleries, museums, theaters, and music venues. Students have access to a wide range of recreational opportunities, including parks, trails, and sports facilities. The Kansas City area provides ample job and internship opportunities, allowing students to gain real-world experience through internships and collaborations with local businesses.

Furthermore, Olathe’s central location in the heart of the United States enables students to easily travel to other major cities and explore the country. Whether it’s attending professional conferences, visiting relatives, or going on weekend getaways, students have the flexibility to expand their horizons beyond the campus boundaries.

In summary, MidAmerica Nazarene University is a distinguished institution located in Olathe, Kansas, renowned for its commitment to academic excellence and the integration of faith and learning. With a wide range of programs, personalized attention, and a vibrant campus community, MNU offers students a transformative educational experience. Its location in Olathe provides students with access to numerous cultural and recreational opportunities, while the nearby Kansas City area offers a thriving job market and networking possibilities. For those seeking a well-rounded education in a supportive and inclusive environment, MNU is an excellent choice.

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Disability Accommodations

Services Provided

      • Notetaking Assistance
      • Exam Accomodations
      • Alternate Learning Material Formats (e-text, large print, etc.)
      • Scribe Services
      • Qualified Readers
      • Assistive technologies (screen readers, voice input, etc.)
      • Qualified Sign Language Interpreters
      • Text-Based Accommodations (CART or C-Print)

      Services Provided

          • Degree Curriculum Substitutions
          • Priority Enrollment
          • Reduced courseload
          • Medical leave
          • Residence Hall Accommodations

          Campus Accessibility

          Accessible Level

              • Student Health Services
              • Mental Health Support Services
              • The library(ies)
              • Institution Online Platforms
              • Recreational and Athletic Facilities
              • Student Community Center and Other Common Gathering Areas
              • Primary Educational Facilities Used for Classes
              • Entertainment and Event Facilities
              • On-Campus Transit
              • Close Off-Campus Transit
              • Student Housing
              • Essential Administrative Offices (financial aid, registration, students services, career counseling, etc.)

              Services Provided

                  • Dietary Meal Plan Accommodations
                  • Service and Emotional Support Animals
                  • Study Abroad Program Accommodations
                  • Internship, Externship, Field Placement, or other For-Credit, Off-Campus Work Experience Accommodations