Mid-Atlantic Christian University Starts a New School Year

August 20, 2013

Elizabeth City, NC – August 19, 2013.  Over the weekend the Mid-Atlantic Christian University campus was abuzz with activities. Over sixty new students moved belongings into the dorm, met with advisors, learned the ropes of the school, and worshipped together. Freshman Sarah Bowles, studying Youth and Family Ministry, said that she has always wanted to attend Mid-Atlantic because of the “family” atmosphere and was impressed when the Student Services Administrator handed her a packet of information without even having to ask for her name. Freshman Ashley Brown, who will be studying Elementary Education, was happy to have lunch with her program advisor on Sunday. Both ladies are excited about the opportunity to play volleyball in the school’s growing athletic program. Registration continues today for returning students, and classes begin Monday evening. This fall over 170 students (representing a 5% increase in FTE) will be enrolled in such studies as General Ministry, Leadership, Elementary Education, Family Ministry and Aviation, either in the classroom or online. The public is invited to attend the Convocation Service, which marks the beginning of the academic year, Tuesday morning at 9:30. Congregational singing will be led by student Brandon Davis. Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. Kevin Larsen will...

Convocation Service & Watson Memorial Dedication

August 15, 2013

Mid-Atlantic Christian University Announces the Sixty-Sixth Opening Convocation Service to be held on Tuesday, August 20, 2013, at 9:30 a.m. in the Davenport Chapel.    The public is invited to attend the Convocation Service which marks the beginning of the academic year at Mid-Atlantic Christian University.  The program will begin at 9:30 a.m. with the processional of the academic staff.  Congregational singing will be led by student Brandon Davis. Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dr. Kevin Larsen, will present diplomas to Meredith Glover who is receiving the Bachelor of Science degree in the field of Organizational Leadership, and to Chris Matchem receiving the Bachelor of Science degree in Preaching and Biblical Exposition. The Convocation message will be delivered by John W. Maurice, Jr., Commander US Navy and Director of CREDO Mid-Atlantic Region.  Commander Maurice is an alumus of Mid-Atlantic Christian University and serves on the Board of Trustees.  Hilda S. Watson Memorial Dedication During the Convocation ceremony the University will celebrate the dedication of the Hilda Watson Memorial.  The gift was given by Roy Watson in memory of his wife, Hilda Sadler Watson. There will be a reception in the gymnasium following the service for the Watson family and friends....

MACU at the NACC in Louisville

June 21, 2013

MACU Alumni and Friends attending the North American Christian Convention are invited to attend an ice cream reception on Wednesday night, July 10, at 9:00 p.m. in Salon F at the Louisville Marriott Hotel.  We hope you will enjoy a time of refreshment and visiting with friends.  President Perkins will have a brief presentation. If you plan to attend please let us know by emailing   Visit MACU's booth in the Exhibit Hall during the NACC July 9-11 at the Louisville Kentucky Convention Center.  Find us at booth #1000.   The 2013 NACC program will be held at the Kentucky International Convention Center in  Louisville, KY.  For more information about the North American Christian Convention please visit

MACU announces Spring 2013 Dean's List

May 27, 2013

Dean’s List – Spring 2013   The Dean’s List is comprised of full-time students (12 or more credit hours) whose semester GPA is 3.500 or above.  Students achieving a 4.000 are indicated with an asterisk (*).   Joshua Scott Bondy* Sarah A. Carpenito* Christopher Bradley Cherry Olivia Grace Crehan Jeffrey Landon Elliott Stephanie Leigh Empson Amy Lynn Isler Grace Nicole Jolly Amanda L. Kight* Tiffany Jeannette Kriss Chloe Elyse Lackey* Kyle Layfield Brandon L. Lewis Kelli Jo Macqueen* Michael Scott Moulden Morgan Fawn Mayadley Rebecca Faye Nelson* Antonio Durand Rook Ashley E. Ross Jacob T. Smith Desmond O’Bryan Straing Wendy Jo Ward* Rebecka Kaitlyn Woodard

2013 Bike Rally & Charity Ride

May 22, 2013

The MACU Biker Rally: Bob Morton Memorial Ride is ready to roll! Register online and start packing your bags to join us for a wonderful time.  The day starts with a continental breakfast at the beautiful river-front campus of Mid-Atlantic Christian University (MACU) in Elizabeth City, NC.  The ride route will take about two hours to drive, with a break in the middle for refreshments.  When the ride finishes back at the MACU campus you will enjoy a nice lunch, entertainment, and a brief presentation from a super guy who loves people and loves to ride his motorcycle.  Pete Kunkle, senior minister at First Christian Church of Kernersville, NC, will be the guest speaker and will ride his bike with the group.  Invite your clubs and friends.  We welcome convertible auto registrations also.  This event benefits a student scholarship in the Mid-Atlantic Foundation. There is limited overnight housing available in the MACU dormitory. Please register early while space is available. Get ready to roll!     SAVE THE DATE: Saturday September 7, 2013       ...