Member College Profile
Olivet Nazarene University is one of the nation's premier Christian colleges. Located on a scenic 250-acre campus 50 miles south of Chicago in Bourbonnais, IL, ONU offers its nearly 3,000 undergraduate students a choice of more than 100 majors and concentrations.
Whether their chosen fields are in medicine, business, education, ministry or a myriad of other professions, ONU graduates make a difference in the world for Christ and his kingdom. Students from more than 40 states, 20 countries and 30 religious denominations are represented at ONU, affiliated with the Church of the Nazarene, theologically grounded in the Wesleyan tradition.
ONU is a wireless campus with 400 network access locations. Students participate in more than 50 clubs and organizations, helping operate Olivet's 35,000-watt Christian music radio station. As a member of the NAIA and the Chicagoland Athletic Conference, ONU competes in 17 intercollegiate sports.