2000 West University Street,Siloam Springs, AR 72761 479-524-7157
http://www.jbu.edu jbuinfo@jbu.edu
About John Brown University
  • Year of Foundation 1919
  • Size of Campus 200 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Protestant interdenominational
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,659
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 56%, 44%, 68%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $18,032
  • Room and Board $6,876
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $25
  • Enrollment No. 1,691
Since 1919, John Brown University has educated students in a distinctly Christian community, providing an academic, spiritual and professional foundation for world-impacting careers. Today, JBU is an educational leader offering traditional undergraduate, degree completion, graduate and online learning programs to students from across the globe.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Number of honor societies Honors Program, Alpha Chi, Sigma Tau Delta, Theta Alpha Kappa
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Chapel, Annual Toilet Paper Game, Men's and Women's Basketball, Men's and Women's Soccer, Rugby, MICE Weekend, TWIRP Weekend, Fall Retreat, Christmas Candlelight Services, Spring Break Missions Trips, Opera Scenes, Drama Workshop, One-Act Plays, Student Ta
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) CAUSE Student Ministries, Passion Small-Group Discipleship, Habitat For Humanity Campus Chapter, Young Life Campus Chapter
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Council for International Friendship, African Heritage International
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, class attendance policies set by individual instructors, dress/hair code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited, other
  • Number of sororities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Setting Rural
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Distance to nearest train N/A
  • Distance to nearest bus Fayetteville (25)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Tulsa International (80), XNA (Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport) (20)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 5%
  • Number of students using college housing 70%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 1%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 2%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 2%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (30%), women's dorms (27%), men's dorms (26%), other housing options (17%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 97%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 88
Campus Services
  • Museums The University Archives houses items related to the history and alumni of John Brown University.
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 751
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, health service
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 16
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Microforms 66,363
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 600
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 55
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 11,097
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 250
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 5,000
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 8
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities In addition to the collection at the main facility, the John Brown University Library has specialized collections in six branch locations: Career Development; The Center for Relationship Enhancement; Construction Management; Engineering; Music; and the So
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 102,031
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
Student Employment and Career
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 8%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Arkansas)
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,500
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 86%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Wal-Mart Corporate Office, Federal Express, Panama Canal, World Made Flesh, Compassion International, DaySpring Cards, Honda Manufacturing, Sam's Club Corporate Office.
  • Employed Students after 2 years 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