Nov
09

The University of Mount Olive and Lenoir Community College Partner to Enhance College Transfer

MOUNT OLIVE- According to the U.S. Department of Education’s National Center for Education Statistics, 15 percent of community college students who transfer lose nearly all of their credits in the process, costing them precious time and money.  Another third lose a significant proportion of their credits. In all, students who transfer from any kind of […]

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Nov
09

UMO to Celebrate Season with Christmas by Candlelight Services

MOUNT OLIVE- The University of Mount Olive (UMO) will host three Christmas by Candlelight services. The services will be held on Friday, November 30 at 7:30 PM and Saturday, December 1 at 2:30 and 6:30 PM at First Baptist Church in Mount Olive located at 300 North Chestnut Street   “Christmas by Candlelight is a […]

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Nov
05

UMO Holds Dedication Event for Ag Farm, Campus, and Building

MOUNT OLIVE- On Friday, November 2, the University of Mount Olive (UMO) held a dedication event for the George R. Kornegay, Jr. Student Farm, the Donnie and Linda Lassiter Agricultural Campus, and the Sandy Maddox Agriculture and Education Building.  Approximately 200 people attended the event located on Garner Chapel Road just outside of Mount Olive. […]

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Nov
02

UMO Gears Up for Homecoming

UMO Gears Up for Homecoming   MOUNT OLIVE- The University of Mount Olive (UMO) will have its annual Homecoming Weekend November 16-18. It will be filled with activities for students, faculty, alumni, and community members to enjoy. The festivities begin with the Alumni Golf Tournament scheduled for 12 noon on November 16 at Southern Wayne […]

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Nov
02

UMO Fall 2018 Senior Art Show Reception

MOUNT OLIVE- The University of Mount Olive will open its fall Art Show on Thursday, November 15, from 4-6 PM in the Teresa Pelt Grubbs Art Gallery in Laughinghouse Hall. Student work from the three major disciplines of the Department of Visual Arts (Art, Photography, and Graphic Design) will be represented. Senior Visual Arts majors […]

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Nov
02

University of Mount Olive Ranked by U.S. News and World Report

MOUNT OLIVE – U.S. News and World Report, a recognized leader in college and grad school rankings, has ranked the University of Mount Olive (UMO) in the top 25 largest universities based on total enrollment.  UMO also tied for the tenth place spot for Best Colleges for Veterans. Issued each fall, the U.S. News and […]

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Oct
30

University of Mount Olive to Hold Founders Day

MOUNT OLIVE- The Office of the President, Campus Ministry, and the Department of Music will host a Founders Day celebration on Wednesday, November 14, at 11 AM in the Southern Bank Auditorium in Raper Hall.  The event is free and the public is invited to attend. Founders Day allows the University of Mount Olive (UMO) […]

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UMO to Host Financial Aid Workshop

MOUNT OLIVE – The University of Mount Olive will hold a Financial Aid Workshop on Saturday, October 27, from 9 AM to 12 noon.  Registration for this free event will be held in the Poole Administration Building. The workshop will assist students and parents in completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Completing […]

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