About Southern Nazarene University

Southern Nazarene University's mission is to make Christlike disciples through higher education in Christ-centered community.

Founded in 1899, Southern Nazarene University is a private, Christian, liberal arts university-a service of the Church of the Nazarene. Located on a 44-acre campus just west of Oklahoma City, SNU grew out of several small colleges committed to training people for service to God and their fellow man. More than 32,000 alumni work and serve throughout the United States and the world.

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Southern Nazarene University is accredited by

The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association.

30 North LaSalle Street, Suite 2400
Chicago, Illinois 60602
(312) 263-0456

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