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All Storm Surges are finished for students entering Fall 2019. All new students looking to enter Spring 2020 or Fall 2020 will be notified when the next Storm Surge dates are announced. 

If you need to enroll in classes for the Spring 2020 semester, please contact your Admissions Counselor or call the Office of Admissions at 405-491-6324.


Storm Surge is a priority enrollment event held in April, May, June and July for incoming freshmen and transfer students. Parents are strongly encouraged to attend for specialized sessions addressing financial aid and payment plans, residential life, advising information, ministry opportunities, and more.  

A limited number of spots are available for students who have been accepted and who have paid the registration deposit. 

At Storm Surge, you will:

  • SELECT fall-semester classes with an academic advisor
  • RECEIVE your student ID
  • COMPLETE a residential-housing contract (if applicable)
  • MEET with Financial Aid & Business Office representatives for information about monthly payment plans 
  • DISCOVER important information about New Student Institute (NSI)


Please note: Your Storm Surge registration will not be finalized until the following items have been completed:  

Storm Surge registration will close two weeks before the event, or when maximum capacity is reached.


All Storm Surge events begin at 8:30 a.m. and conclude at approximately 1:30 p.m.

Registration will be confirmed after you have been accepted to SNU and have paid your $150 deposit.


Call the Office of Admissions at 405.491.6324 or email us at

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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 educating people for lives of service to God, leadership, and reconciliation toward their neighbors and within the global community. More than 32,000 alumni work and serve throughout the United States and the world. Read About Our Heritage

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