700 Pelham Road North Jacksonville, AL 36265 256-782-5268
http://www.jsu.edu info@jsu.edu
About Jacksonville State University
  • Year of Foundation 1883
  • Size of Campus 459 acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 7,285
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 58%, 42%, 12%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $4,040 in-state, $8,080 out-of-stat
  • Room and Board $3,312
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee 20
  • Enrollment No. 7,096
Jacksonville State University provides distinctive educational, cultural and social experiences for a diverse student population. As a learning-centered university, Jacksonville State University strives to challenge students academically in a responsive environment, meeting students' educational, career and personal goals. As an academic institution, Jacksonville State University seeks to produce broadly educated graduates prepared for global engagement.
Social Life And Activities
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 11
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Black Greek Week, Homecoming;
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Model Arab League; Muslim Student Organization; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People; African American Association
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 10%
  • Number of students in fraternities 11
  • Number of frat chapter houses 5
  • Percent students who are frat members 10%
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Campus Ministries; Catholic Student Organization; Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship; Canterbury Club; Crossroad Ministries; Faith Outreach Ministries; Fellowship of Christian Athletes; Jacksonville Christian Student Ce
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Kappa Delta; Alpha Phi Omega; Kappa Delta Pi; Omicron Delta Epsilon; Omicron Delta Kappa; Order of Omega; Phi Alpha; Phi Alpha Theta; Phi Eta Sigma; Psi Chi; Scabbard & Blade; Sigma Tau Delta;
  • Number of sororities 8
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Other on-campus organizations 4%
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Atlanta (100), Anniston (12)
  • Distance to nearest train Anniston (12)
  • Distance to nearest bus Anniston (12)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
Student Housing
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 25%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 28%
  • Number of students using college housing 20%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 4%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 0%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (46%), women's dorms (21%), men's dorms (11%), fraternity housing (1%), apartments for married students (2%), apartment for single students (15%), special housing for disabled students (1%), special housing for international students (3%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 29%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 29
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 14%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 79%
Campus Services
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Library Facilities Emergency Management Collection, Oral History Collection
  • Number Of Books in Library 684,342
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 16
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 100
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number of e-books 11,208
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi N/A
  • Library On Campus N/A
  • Number Of Microforms 1,404,194
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 10
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 34,323
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 10
  • 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)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, psychological, birth control
  • Museums N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number Of Subscriptions 20,791
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 36
Student Employment and Career
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 3,476
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 59%
  • Does the school discourage student employment N/A
  • Employed Students after 1 year 63%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 2 years 68%
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Village