Universities in Jacksonvill Florida
Florida Community College Jacksonville
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Jacksonville University offers a rigorous curriculum that addresses
the diverse interests, curiosities, and educational needs of the total
person. While its Core Curriculum exposes students to the broad
spectrum of human thought and accomplishment, specialization for
specific career or life pursuits is provided within the major.
The College of Arts and Sciences, the Davis College of Business and
the College of Fine Arts conduct JU’s traditional undergraduate and
graduate academic programs. Offering more than 40 majors, the
University confers the Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Business
Administration, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Science in Nursing,
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Bachelor of Music and Bachelor of Music
Education. Pre-professional studies are available for students
interested in dentistry, law, medicine, pharmacy and veterinary
medicine. Dual-degree engineering programs also are offered in
cooperation with Columbia University, Georgia Institute of Technology,
the University of Florida, the University of Miami, Washington
University in St. Louis, Mercer University, and Stevens Institute of
Technology. The Aviation Program is offered in cooperation with Delta
Connection Academy, owned and operated by Delta Air Lines.
Graduate Degrees & Professional Programs
Freshman & Transfers--Already been accepted?
Remember to reserve your space in the incoming class by submitting
your $300 enrollment deposit! If you need a deposit extension,
please contact the Admission Office at (800) 225-2027 ext. 7000 or
There’s no better time than now to be a Dolphin and we’re glad
that you’re taking a closer look at what Jacksonville University has
to offer. Please choose from one of the following:
You can’t blend into the background at JU. You’re going
to get your feet wet. You’re going to get your hands dirty. And
you’re going to love it. Come and see for yourself during one
of our campus tours!
We want you to see first-hand why you’re going to love JU.
What better way than during a personal visit to our campus?
We offer weekday campus tours Monday-Friday at 11:00 a.m. & 2:00
p.m. However, during the summer semester from May 8th to
August 14th, 2009, our Friday tour schedule will change. We will
offer one tour each Friday at 10:00a.m. Monday through Thursday
tours will continue to be offered at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
Just call us at (800) 225-2027 ext. 7000 and we’ll get things set up
The Office of Admissions appreciates the fact that our prospective
students and their families are very busy during the school and work
week, so we offer tours on selected Saturdays to accommodate your busy
schedules. Please note that we strongly encourage you to visit
during the week if at all possible. We believe you will get a
better "feel" for the JU campus when classes are in session;
staff and faculty are on campus; and JU students are busy attending
classes and enjoying extracurricular activities. However, if
Saturdays are the only days you can visit, please check out our Stop
In Saturday schedule that will begin again Fall 2009. A Stop In
Saturday includes a JU overview with an admissions counselor and a
Stop In Saturday JU Stop In Saturdays begin at 9:00
a.m. with an admissions presentation and conclude with a campus tour
by about 10:30 a.m. Appointments are required -- call us at
(800) 225-2027 ext. 7000 at least 24 hours in advance.
Flip Flop Friday Start your weekend off on the right
foot at a Flip Flop Friday at JU! Kick off your shoes and spend
a 1/2 day with us during one of these ‘open house-like’ events
designed to give prospective freshmen students the opportunity to:
- Tour our beautiful riverfront campus
- Meet professors and get the JU classroom experience
- Talk with current JU students
- Have your questions answered at a panel Q & A
Planning your JU Visit?
Consider the following:
- Campus tours last approximately 1 hour
- Dress comfortably! Meetings with Admission
Counselors are informal, so there is no need to wear anything
other than what you would normally wear to school.
- Try to give us a 2-week notice of your visit, if possible.
- Save some room for a meal in the cafeteria or in one of our
other campus eateries.
Your JU Visit
A typical visit to Jacksonville University will include a student
guided campus tour & a meeting with an Admission Counselor.
If you have some extra time, you may want to consider asking us to
- A visit with one of our professors*
- Sitting in on a class*
- Meeting with a Financial Aid Counselor
* Please note that these meetings are best scheduled during the
regular semesters (September-late April) as some professors take the
summers off. We appreciate your understanding.
We know that when you see JU for yourself, you’ll picture
yourself here. So, call us at (800) 225-2027 ext. 7000 to set up
your visit today.
Directions to JU
The Financial Aid Office is dedicated to helping you finance your
future. College is one of the best investments that you’ll make in
your lifetime, and we want Jacksonville University to be the key to
your future success.
Scholarships & Grants
When you apply
for admission as a freshman at Jacksonville University, you will
automatically be screened for an academic scholarship or grant ranging
in value from $1,000 to $18,000 per-year.
here for more about Scholarships & Grants
Any student who applies for admission to Jacksonville University may
request financial assistance, although all new students must complete
the admissions process and be accepted before financial aid awards
will be confirmed. Returning students are required to maintain
satisfactory academic progress as defined in the University Catalog.
Jacksonville University will develop a financial aid package
tailored to your individual needs. We will mail you an award letter
that lists types and amounts of aid by semester and in total. You may
decline any portion of the financial aid package (such as Parent or
Student Loans, or work awards) by contacting your Financial Aid
here for more about Federal Aid
Feel free to contact the appropriate person below if you have
questions about financial aid at Jacksonville University or about your
Financial Aid Director
Please contact your personal financial aid counselor if you have
- Charles Moore
Student Athletes and Orthodontics
- Joan Davis
Students with last names beginning A - G
- Stephanie Hicks
Adult Degree and On-line Nursing
- Breanne Simkin
Students with last names P- Z
- Debbie Stone
Students with last names H - O