Established in 1997, Kenya Methodist University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large town of Meru (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Nairobi, Nyeri, Nakuru, Mombasa. Officially accredited/recognized by the Commission for University Education, Kenya, Kenya Methodist University (KEMU) is a medium-sized (enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Methodist religion. Kenya Methodist University (KEMU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 19 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Kenyan higher education organization a least selective institution. KEMU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.