20700 North Park Boulevard, University Heights, OH 44118-4581 216-397-4294
http://www.jcu.edu admission@jcu.edu
About John Carroll University
  • Year of Foundation 1886
  • Size of Campus 60 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Roman Catholic (Jesuit)
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 3,313
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 51%, 49%, 28%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $27,940
  • Room and Board $8,330
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $25
  • Enrollment No. 3,081
John Carroll is a private, coeducational, Catholic and Jesuit university providing programs in the liberal arts, sciences and business at the undergraduate level and in selected areas at the master's level. The University consists of the College of Arts and Sciences, and the John M. and Mary Jo Boler School of Business, which both include graduate programs. As a Jesuit Catholic university, John Carroll inspires individuals to excel in learning, leadership, and service in the region and in the world. The University finds the source of its inspiration in the experience of Saint Ignatius of Loyola and the centuries-long commitment of the Society of Jesus to academic excellence and service to the common good.
Social Life And Activities
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 3
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Number of sororities 5
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Epsilon Delta, Alpha Kappa Delta, Alpha Kappa Psi, Alpha Sigma Nu, Beta Gamma Sigma, Lambda Iota Tau, Omicron Delta Epsilon, Phi Alpha Theta, Phi Eta Sigma, Phi Theta Mu, Pi Delta Phi, Pi Mu Epsilon, Pi Sigma Alpha, Sigma Delta Pi;
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) African American Alliance, Asian Cultural Organization, Classics Club, French Club, German Club, Italian Club, Japan Society, Latin American Students Associaton, Middle Eastern Students Association
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Crusade for Christ, Christian Life Community, JUSTICE, Knights of Columbus
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 14%
  • Number of students in fraternities 3
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, other
  • Percent students who are frat members 9%
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Christmas Carroll Eve; Celebrate the Spirit; Homecoming; Spring Concert event; Winter Wonderland; Parents Weekend
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Cleveland (18), Akron/Canton (40)
  • Distance to nearest train Cleveland (12)
  • Distance to nearest bus Cleveland (11)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
Student Housing
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 8
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 6%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 13%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 74%
  • Number of students using college housing 45%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 20%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (71%), women's dorms (11%), men's dorms (12%), other housing options (6%)
Campus Services
  • Number Of Books in Library 740,826
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums Brand new state-of-the-art Dolan Center for Science and Technology houses departments of biology, chemistry, physics, mathematics and computer science, and psychology, and supports initiatives to improve K-12 education and encourage technology start-ups in
  • 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)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 8,047
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in all college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing, in all school buildings and on all school property
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 20
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Microforms 674,654
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 3,000
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 150
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 8,237
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, religious, other
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 12
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 13,565
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 2,200
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities On-line catalog, on-line course reserves, texts, references, 6738 electronic journals, 24x7 on-line electronic help (e-mail and live responses), G. K. Chesterton Collection, Papers of Fr. Frederick Odenbach, S.J.
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • 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, other
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs MBNA, Newell Rubermaid, Pricewaterhouse Coopers,Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Pulte Homes,Sherwin Williams, Progressive Insurance, Marsh Inc,KPMG LLP, Sewa Relocation, US Army
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 29%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 52%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,900
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis