University Services

All students at Trevecca are welcomed into a community, one that genuinely cares about its members. The theme of "community" is one that pervades all of campus life and all of the relationships that develop on a university campus.

Alumni Association

"Keeping Trevecca alive in the hearts and minds of its alumni" is a primary goal of Trevecca's Alumni Association. With graduates and former students located throughout the world, the association seeks to be the communication link between the University and its alumni.

Through the Office of Alumni Relations various activities are conducted to encourage strong alumni support. These activities include homecoming weekend, commencement functions, special interest alumni group meetings, and annual alumni fund raising activities.

The Treveccan, issued quarterly, is the official magazine of the University and serves as the major information channel for alumni and friends. It contains a section entitled "AlumNews" which highlights alumni activities and achievements.

The "Trevecca Inbox" is an electronic newsletter produced bi-monthly to highlight alumni and students.


The Trevecca Bookstore is located in the lower level of the Jernigan Student Center. Textbooks, paper, pencils, pens, and other necessary stationary supplies may be purchased there, as well as a limited supply of personal items such as greeting cards, toothpaste, school sweaters, shirts, and jackets, etc. The bookstore also has Trevecca logo clothing, giftware, snacks, and school supplies.  The bookstore Website is

Cafeteria/The HUB/The CUBE

The cafeteria is located in the Jernigan Student Center. A variety of foods are offered including meat and vegetables on the hot bar, a salad and fruit bar, desserts and drinks, and more. Prices are very reasonable. Hours of operation are posted on the door of the cafeteria and may vary during the weekends and summer.

The Hub is located on the lower level of the Jernigan Student Center, and The Cube is located in the Boone Business Building. They serve sandwiches, drinks, and other fast foods.

Campus Events

All graduate students are encouraged and welcomed to attend campus events. These can be found on the main Trevecca web site. Trevecca desires all graduate students to be an integral part of campus life at all levels.

Campus Security and Emergency Alert Systems

The Trevecca Security Unit operates 24/7. Any student who desires to be accompanied to his/her vehicle at any time may call the Office of Campus Security at 615.248.1296. Students should report any disturbances and or suspicious activity to the Office of Campus Security.

Center for Leadership, Calling, and Service

Career Services

The University offers a variety of career based services to its students and alumni. The Office of Career Services is in the Center for Leadership Calling and Service. Available areas of service are in personal assessment of life calling and career planning, career exploration and research, internships, job search strategies and education, mentorship, and referral.

Counseling Services

Counseling services are free of charge for currently enrolled students. Such services as individual therapy, couples therapy, or pre-marital therapy are available. The Counseling Center is located in the Center for Leadership, Calling, and Service and is available for all currently enrolled undergraduate and graduate students. The center is open from 8am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. Call 615-248-1653 for an appointment.

Academic Services

Housed on the upper level of the Center for Leadership, Calling, and Service, the Office of Academic Services provides academic support for graduate students. This support includes workshops on various academic topics, writing assistance at all phases of the writing process, best test preparation strategies, and assistance with the development of study methods. Students who wish to use these services should make an appointment by calling 248-1376 or 248-1346.

College of Lifelong Learning

The College of Lifelong Learning is the primary unit at the University providing services to non-traditional students enrolled in adult degree completion programs, graduate studies, and online courses within the four university Schools. The services include marketing, recruitment, admissions, and enrollment help for students in all non-traditional programs. In some cases, the CLL is involved with student advising, providing student support services, course and faculty scheduling, and improving the instructional use of technology. The goal of the unit is to provide all services necessary and desired by each of the schools to ensure the highest level of effectiveness with the greatest efficiency.


Trevecca offers apartments for rent on the campus for married students and other personnel (University Terrace Apartments). Most of them are one-bedroom and two-bedroom unfurnished apartments. The coordinator of these apartments can give more specific details regarding the amount of rent, availability, and regulations. To arrange for apartment housing, contact the coordinator at 615-248-1424. For guest housing, a limited number of rooms are available at a minimal rate. These may be reserved by calling 615-248-1249, Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.


Trevecca provides student ID's for all graduate students. Program coordinators are responsible for scheduling pictures and issuing ID's. Students are asked to carry these ID's with them on campus at all times.


Waggoner Library provides an attractive and inviting place for learning through research and study. Group study rooms are available to students to help them complete small group assignments. Books may be checked out for several weeks. Items on reserve and media materials are also available for a limited-time checkout.

Graduate students, on and off campus, have full access to Waggoner Library and all its services. Research databases are accessible from the Internet 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The library Web site serves as a portal to all resources available. Print books, electronic books and media are searched through the online catalog. The full texts of journal articles are available through the databases on the Electronic Resources page. Full text journal databases available include ATLA Serials (Religion), Business Source Premier, Digital Dissertations Full Text, ERIC Plus Text, Library Literature & Information Science, PsycARTICLES, and others. See the library Web site for a complete list of electronic resources.

Inter Library Loan services are available for items not in Trevecca's collection and can be requested online from the library Web site.

A library orientation, where students receive information and training in how to use the library's resources, is given early in the first class for new student groups both on and off campus. On-campus students will come to Waggoner library; a librarian will visit each off-campus site for orientation.

Doctoral study rooms are available to doctoral students. Located on the second floor of the library, these rooms provide a quiet place to research or collaborate. To use doctoral study room, the doctoral student must present his or her ID at the Circulation Desk to check out a key.

Hours (fall and spring semesters) are:

Monday - Thursday: 8:00 AM - midnight

Friday: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Saturday: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Sunday: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM, 8:00 PM - midnight

Hours (summer semester) are:

Monday - Thursday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Friday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Saturday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM


Library materials may be returned after hours by placing them in the book drop on the front portico at the left of the main entrance. Seasonal and holiday schedules may be accessed through the library's Web page ( or phone (248-1214). Graduate students are subject to fines and overdue charges. E-mail reminders and overdue notices are sent to the student's campus e-mail account.

Parking for On-Campus Programs

All students are required to register their vehicle(s) and obtain a parking permit. Vehicle registration can be completed online at: https://the

Follow the vehicle registration instructions, and a "C" parking permit will be mailed to you. Multiple vehicles can be registered. A "C" parking permit will allow parking in any of the three designated commuter parking areas, which are located in the Hart Street Tidwell "A/C" parking area, the North Drive "A/C" parking area, and the Trevecca Community Church parking area. Further parking policies/instructions can be found in the Student Handbook, available online. Any questions regarding vehicle registration can be answered by calling the Office of Campus Security at 615.248.1296.

Services for Students with Disabilities

Trevecca is committed to the provisions of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act as the University strives to be an inclusive community for students. A wide range of accommodations is available to provide access to Trevecca's facilities, academics, and programs. Individuals seeking accommodations for any type of disability are encouraged to contact the coordinator of student disability services in the Center for Leadership, Calling, and Service for information concerning the documentation of a disability and the procedure for implementing accommodations. or 615 248 1463.

Spiritual Formation

Grounded in the optimism that God's grace can transform hearts and lives, Trevecca Nazarene University seeks to provide all members of the community with a context for spiritual growth as well as opportunities to participate in various means of grace. Graduate students are encouraged to participate in these opportunities as well as in a local church or Bible study. Central to Trevecca's purpose is the integration of faith and learning in all programs. Faculty in the graduate programs usually start a class with a brief devotional and prayer. Students with spiritual needs are encouraged either to talk with a faculty member, the program coordinator, or a member of the University chaplain's office.

Technology Services

Information Technology Services (ITS) is located on the lower level of the Adams Administration Building. ITS provides computer, printer, network, and telecommunications support for our campus community.

Acceptable Use Policies:

The Acceptable Use Policies are located at By using the technology provided by Trevecca Nazarene University, you agree to abide by the Acceptable Use Policies. Please read the Acceptable Use Policies in their entirety to ensure that you understand all the terms and conditions contained therein:

Any violation of these or other University policies may result in disciplinary action, including the termination of your network, e-mail, and/or internet access.

For more information about the services provided by the ITS Department, visit and click the Student Technology Info link or any other link that may be more specific to your interest.

For assistance, please contact the ITS HelpDesk: or 615-248-1223.


The transcript of a student's academic record will be released by the registrar only upon receipt of the student's written request. No transcripts or diplomas will be issued until all financial accounts have been settled satisfactorily. There is no charge for copies of transcripts.


All students are permitted to drive cars on campus; however, all cars driven on campus must be registered with the Office of Campus Security and are subject to traffic control regulations of the University and Metro Nashville.

Sources of Information

The University welcomes visitors to the campus at any time. During the academic year the administrative offices are open between the hours of 8:00 A.M. and 4:30 P.M., Monday through Friday.

Listed below are the offices to which inquiries of various types should be directed:

Academic Affairs


Academic Records (Transcripts and Diplomas)


Center for Leadership, Calling, and Service


Academic Services


Career Services


Counseling Services


Disability Services


Testing Services



Graduate Education Admissions

615-248-1529 or


Graduate Counseling Admissions


Graduate Religion Admissions


Graduate Physician Assistant Admissions


Graduate Business Program Admissions

615-248-1529 or




Graduate Organizational Leadership Admissions


Alumni Relations




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Campus Visitation

615-248-1320 or




Financial Aid


ITS Help Desk

615-248-1223 or

Library Services


Security and Auto Issues



Student Accounts


Student Development


Veteran's Benefits


The University reserves the right to make changes in regulations, courses, fees, and matters of policy included in this publication as circumstances may dictate.

Program Contacts

Graduate Business and Technology

615-248-1529 1-800-818-4256

Master of Science: Management


Master of Science: Information Technology


Master of Business Administration


Master of Business Administration: Information Technology


Graduate Counseling


Master of Arts: Counseling


Master of Arts: Counseling Psychology


Master of Marriage and Family Therapy


Ph.D.: Counseling: Teaching and Supervision


Graduate Physician Assistant


Master of Science: Medicine


Graduate Education

615-248-1201 1-800-284-1594 Fax 615-248-1597

Master of Arts: Teaching K-6, 7-12


Master of Arts in Education: Teaching


Master of Education: Instructional Technology*


Master of Education: Educational Leadership K-12


Master of Education: English Language Learners


Master of Education; Curriculum, Assessment and Instruction


Master of Education: Reading PreK-12*


Master of Education: Teacher Leader


Master of Education: Modified Special Education K-12*


Master of Education: Vision Impairments Special Education


Master of Library and Information Science K-12


Ed.D.: Leadership and Professional Practice


*Not currently being offered.


Graduate Religion

615-248-1378 Fax 615-248-7417

Master of Arts: Religion: Biblical Studies


Master of Arts: Religion: Theological Studies


Master of Arts: Religion: Preaching


Master of Arts: Religion: Pastoral Arts


Graduate Organizational Leadership


Master of Organizational Leadership