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Over 70% of Southern Nazarene University students receive institutional scholarships and grants every year.

Academic Merit Scholarships

Academic scholarships for 2018-19 have been updated.  Please contact an Admissions Counselor (405) 491-6324 or a Financial Assistance Counselor (405) 491-6310 for specifics.

Academic scholarships are based on a student's ACT/SAT score and final high school GPA.  Please have this information, or an estimate of this information, available at the time of your phone call.  Thank you.

Please note:  All scholarships are available only to traditional students in traditional programs unless otherwise specified.

Undergraduate Student Scholarships

2018-2019 General and Department Scholarship Application.

Current SNU students who will return for the 2018-2019 academic year. Applications will be accepted from October 16th through January 21st . Priority will be given to order of receipt.

New and Transfer Students 

Applications will be accepted from February 1st through March 18th.

Please note:  All scholarships are available only to full-time students in traditional programs unless otherwise specified.

Outside Scholarships

For information concerning outside scholarships, please visit our dedicated Outside Scholarships page.

Graduate & Adult Scholarships

Visit our Graduate & Adult Scholarships page

Our Nazarene Heritage
Founded in 1899, Southern Nazarene University is a private, Christian, liberal arts university - a service of the Church of the Nazarene. Located on a 40-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. Read About Our Heritage