If you’re a recent high school graduate looking for a small liberal arts university in North Carolina focused on providing a superior educational experience in an engaging, Christian values-centered environment, there’s no better choice than the University of Mount Olive. With our small class sizes, caring faculty and staff, and affordable tuition, we’ll help you reach goals you never thought possible.
The University of Mount Olive offers a variety of degree programs for incoming freshmen, as well as a competitive athletic program, numerous opportunities for personal growth and development, and a range of helpful student services to make your college experience a memorable one.
Interested in visiting our beautiful university campus in Mount Olive, North Carolina? Simply click on one of the buttons below to get started:
Other Helpful Links for Incoming Freshmen
- New Student Checklist
- Computer Specifications for New Students
- Credits Awarded for AP Exams
- Honors Program
- Transcript Request Form
- Immunization Form
- Physical Exam Form
- Student Athlete Forms
- Housing Request Form
- Off-Campus Living Request Form
Mail these important forms to:
University of Mount Olive Admissions
634 Henderson St.
Mount Olive, NC 28365
Daytime students' tuition for full-time attendance is $19,700. The total cost including tuition, room, and board is $27,850.
New Student Requirements
|High School Graduation||REQUIRED|
|College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Submission of final official high school transcript||REQUIRED|
|Submission of official standardized test scores||
REQUIRED: scores included on an official high school transcript will be considered official
|Standardized test requirements||
SAT R or ACT REQUIRED
The SAT R writing score is not counted toward the total SAT score, but can be used for placement purposes.
SAT II is not used
|UMO's test preference||SAT R - English, Reading, and Math|
High School Course Credit Requirements
|Foreign Language||2 recommended|
|Health/Physical Education||1 REQUIRED|
|Mathematics||4 recommended, 3 REQUIRED (Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry)|
|Social Studies||3 REQUIRED|
A graduate of a home school program will be considered for admission if all standards required by the applicant’s State Department of Education or Public Instruction have been met. Appropriate documentation will be required.
*Applicants under 18 years of age holding the General Educational Development (GED) certificate must submit official GED scores and official transcripts from all high school(s) attended showing courses completed before withdrawal. On campus meetings with the Admissions Office may be required.
*New traditional student applicants who do not meet the minimum admissions standards may be accepted on advisement status.
Transform your life at the University of Mount Olive! For more information, please contact the Admissions Office at 1-800-653-0854. We look forward to meeting you!
The University of Mount Olive does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, national or ethnic origin, age, or handicap in the administration of its personnel and educational policies. It admits all qualified students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students.
The University of Mount Olive is a private institution rooted in the liberal arts tradition with defining Christian values. The University, sponsored by the Convention of Original Free Will Baptists, has locations in Mount Olive, New Bern, Wilmington, Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, Research Triangle Park, Washington, Jacksonville, and in Smithfield at Johnston Community College.