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Jacksonville University


Graduates

  • 68% have a job after 6 months
  • N/A have a job after 1 year
  • N/A have a job after 2 years

Tuition

$21,200 / year

Room and Board

$6,780

Application deadline

Rolling

Application fee

$30




Educational Resources

Libraries

Collection of rare books, The Delius Collection, The Fine Arts and Audiovisual Library, Library of the Jacksonville Historical Society, and JU Archives.

  • Member of library consortia.
  • 325,781 books, serial backfiles, and other material including government documents.
  • 324 current serial subscriptions.
  • 328,566 microforms.
  • 32,959 Audio/Visual items.
  • 52,528 e-books.

Museums & Art

The Alexander Brest Museum and Gallery, Terry Concert Hall, Swisher Auditorium, The Alexander Brest Dance Studio

Computing

Requirements

  • Students are required to take a computer course.
  • Students are not required to own or lease a computer.
  • Recommended computer operating system: Microsoft

Campus Resources

  • 150 computers for student use in locations such as computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center

Student accommodations

  • Email accounts are available to all students.
  • Internet access is available to all students.
  • Student web-pages are not permitted.
  • Online class registration is available.
  • 100% of college-owned hosting units are available for internet access.

Wireless Internet Hotspots

  • Wifi is available in all the libraries, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing

Services

Basic

nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance

Remedial

reading, math, writing, study skills

Counseling

career, personal, academic, psychological

Career

on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other

Campus Safety

24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Campus Life

Housing

Overview

  • The school offers housing for students.
  • 59% of students live in school housing.
  • The school will provide assistance for off-campus housing

Types of housing available

  • 65% of housing units are Doubles.
  • 35% of housing units are Apartments.
  • In total, there are 13 housing buildings.

Room Accessories

  • 62% of rooms are equipped with sprinkler systems.
  • 100% of rooms are equipped with fire alarms.
  • 100% are equipped with high-speed internet connections.

Extracurricular

  • 60% of students remain on campus over the weekends, on average.
  • Alcohol is permitted on campus.
  • Popular events on campus: College of Fine Arts Theatre, JU Dance Theatre, Homecoming Weekend (Football), JU Baseball, various Career Services events, and featured Lecture Series.
  • Student activities: choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, music ensembles, musical theater, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook
  • In total, there are about 67 organizations on campus.
  • Honor societies: Phi Kappa Phi, Omicron Delta Kappa, Order of Omega, Green Key Honorary Leadership Society, Who's Who Among Students in America's Universities and Colleges.
  • Religious organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) Interfaith Council, Baptist Collegiate Ministries, Campus Crusade for Christ, Newman Club, Hillel, and Victory Campus Ministries.
  • International organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) International Student Association, United Multicultural Association
  • Other organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) Greek Life, Various Academic and Professional Organizations, Sports Clubs, and multiple Service and Special Interest Organizations.
  • Student papers: (Appears as submitted by school) The Navigator/ Weekly

Travel

  • Nearest airport(s) (distance in miles): Jacksonville, Florida (15)
  • Nearest train(s) (distance in miles): Jacksonville, Florida (15)
  • Nearest bus-station(s) (distance in miles): Jacksonville, Florida (10)
  • Public transportation serves the campus.
  • All students are permitted to have cars on campus.

Employment

  • School employment is not available.
  • Freshman are not discouraged from working.

Greek Life

  • There are 7 fraternities
  • 3 fraternity houses
  • 18% of students are fraternity members
  • There are 6 sororities
  • 4 sorority houses
  • 15% of students are sorority members.

ROTC

  • Army ROTC: Not offered
  • Navy ROTC: Offered on campus
  • Airforce ROTC: Not offered
  • Additional Policies

    honor code, hazing prohibited

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Thomas Urbanek

Comment

The information about greek life is completely wrong. I am the fraternity President for Sigma Chi on the campus and the info is just wrong. posted Sep 9th, 2009 12:44 pm



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