Partnership between New Life Church and Ouachita Baptist University offers students a distinctive educational experience that capitalizes on each institution’s strengths.

New Life Church is one of the fastest-growing churches in America that is respected internationally for its innovative and life-giving approach to ministry. With fifteen campuses in Arkansas and one in Florida and Hong Kong, NLC makes a global impact through local church ministry.

Ouachita Baptist University ranks year after year among “America’s Best Colleges” (U.S. News & World Reportand Forbes magazines). For more than 125 years, Ouachita has equipped students with a world-class Christian education in the liberal arts tradition. With students from about 30 states and 30 nations, OBU makes a global impact through exceptional Christian education.

OBU at NLC students are admitted as Ouachita students, and their degree is accredited through and conferred by Ouachita. Students study in Conway at the NLC-Conway campus, where they have hands-on ministry experience with NLC pastoral staff.

In these ways and more, OBU at NLC provides an unparalleled blend of heritage and innovation.