2,877
Students
Financial aid thermometer
26,452
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
86
86%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Jacksonville University is a Comprehensive institution located in Jacksonville, FL, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 2800 University Boulevard North
Office of Admissions
Jacksonville, FL  32211
United States
Contact Mrs. Allana Forte
Director of Admissions and Recruitment
Email: admissions@ju.edu
Phone: 904-256-7000
Fax: 904-256-7012

Majors & Degrees

Architecture And Related Services Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Business Administration, Management And Operations Related Checkmark
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International Business/trade/commerce Checkmark
Management Information Systems Checkmark
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Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Communication Sciences And Disorders Checkmark
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Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research And Clinical Nursing Related Checkmark
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Health And Physical Education/fitness Checkmark
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Sport And Fitness Administration/management Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Geography Checkmark
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Transportation And Materials Moving Associate Bachelors
Airline Pilot And Flight Crew Checkmark
Aviation/airway Management Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Art History, Criticism And Conservation Checkmark
Commercial And Advertising Art Checkmark
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Design And Visual Communications Checkmark
Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
Fashion/apparel Design Checkmark
Film/cinema/video Studies Checkmark
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Jazz/jazz Studies Checkmark
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Music History, Literature, And Theory Checkmark
Music Management Checkmark
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Visual And Performing Arts Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

2,978
Applied
2,582
Accepted
2,877
Enrolled
87%
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Female Admissions

1,642
Females Applied
1,448
Females Accepted
88%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,336
Males Applied
1,134
Males Accepted
85%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

30
Application Fee
3.25
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2
Required for some programs 2 recommendations
Other requirements may exist (see below)
Recommended Interview
Other requirements: Audition for music, dance, and theater majors; portfolio for art, computer art, and design majors; interview for the Honors Program

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 515 458 563
SAT Math 526 470 590
ACT Composite 24 21 27

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

36,670
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Fees

14,080
Room & board
9,150
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition deferred payment Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

26,452
Avg. Financial Aid Package
31,030
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
27,328
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,369
Avg. Loan Aid
15,448
Avg. Grant Aid
19,345
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
75%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
28%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

2,877
Total undergrad students
7%
International Students
33%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 11.19%
Black or African American 18.6%
White or Caucasian 54.74%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.49%
Asian 2.19%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.42%
Two or more races 4%
Other 1.39%

Gender

Male (39.31%)
Female (60.69%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 41%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Win the Fin Spirit Competition and Amphitheater Concerts

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Most popular organizations:
Student Veterans of America - Special Interest, Pi Kappa Alpha - Fraternity, Honor Student Association - Academic, Dolphin Divers - Special Interest and Alpha Delta Pi - Sorority

Campus Security & Safety

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Other Campus Security & Safety:
trained security patrols during evening hours

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 1 Checkmark
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Crew No Division 1 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 1 No
Football Checkmark Division 1B No
Golf No Division 1 Checkmark
Lacrosse No Division 1 Checkmark
Riflery Checkmark No No
Sailing Checkmark No No
Sand Volleyball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Track And Field No No No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Crew No Division 1 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Division 1 Checkmark
Lacrosse No Division 1 Checkmark
Riflery Checkmark No No
Sailing Checkmark No No
Sand Volleyball Checkmark Division 1 No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark

Faculty

412
Total Faculty
11:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 227
Part-time - 185
Male - 188
Female - 224