Latest sean johnsoncc Sean Johnson Hired as Athletic Director The University of Jamestown is pleased to announce that it has named Sean Johnson as the new Athletic Director following the recent retirement of Lawrie Paulson. Sean Johnson was selected from a highly qualified candidate pool. Johnson was previously Director of Athletics at Angelo State University in San Angelo, TX. Johnson has over 30 years of experience in university athletics. Prior to Johnson’s position as Director of Athletics at ASU, he served as Senior Director of Athletics at University of North Dakota, Associate Director of Athletics at Texas A&M, Associate Director of Athletics at New Mexico State University, and Assistant Athletics Director at University of North Texas. Johnson will begin at the University of Jamestown on June 24th. President Robert S. Badal stated, “We are very pleased to announce that Sean Johnson will be leading the Jimmies as our new Athletic Director.  Sean’s background as AD at Angelo State and his previous experience at UND as Associate Director have prepared him well for a growing athletic department at UJ.  He is an exceptional individual with great leadership skills, and all of us in the Jimmie family look forward to seeing progress with facilities, team development, and a growing athletic reputation in the region.” Johnson brings to the University of Jamestown a tremendous amount of experience in university-level athletics and he also brings civic experience to the community as he currently serves as the Board President for Big Brothers/Big Sister of San Angelo, as a board member of San Angelo Convention and [...] Read More
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    Newman Donation Largest One-Time Gift in UJ History On virtually every street sign and billboard in the Jamestown community is the Newman stamp. Newman signs was founded in 1956. Shortly thereafter Harold Newman was instrumental in the building of The World’s Largest Buffalo at the Frontier Fort giving the city the title “The Buffalo City”. [...] Read More
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    University of Jamestown Holds Baccalaureate, Commencement University of Jamestown, Jamestown, N.D., celebrated 200 students during the school’s 109th Commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 9 at the Jamestown Civic Center. Bart Holaday, member of the University’s Board of Trustees, delivered the Commencement address. Speakers representing the Class [...] Read More
  • Spring 2015 Dean’s List Announced The following students were named to the Spring, 2015 Dean's list. A student is named to the Dean's list if they have achieved at least a 3.5 GPA for the term and have taken at least 12 credits. Kaitlin    Anderson Michael    Anderson George    Anthony Kaiann   [...] Read More
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    UJ Library to Host Carl’s Reading Camp University of Jamestown’s Raugust Library will be hosting “Carl’s Reading Camp” from June 8th – June 11th. The camp will be held from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. each day. The cost of the camp is $10 per day or $40 for the week. Parents can choose any number of days for children to attend. Any [...] Read More
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    UJ Students Receive Awards at 2015 NDPC College Contest University of Jamestown students received awards at the 2015 North Dakota Professional Communicators College Contest. Awards were given at a luncheon in Fargo at Eide Bailly on May 5th. More than 60 college students and teams from 5 North Dakota and Minnesota colleges participated in the annual [...] Read More
  • Baccalaureate and Commencement May 9 University of Jamestown, Jamestown, N.D., will be presenting degrees to graduating seniors during the school’s 109th Commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 9 at the Jamestown Civic Center at 2:30 p.m. Baccalaureate will be held at 10:30 a.m. at the Civic Center. Bart Holaday, member of the [...] Read More
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    UJ and OHS Partner to Bring Dual-Credit Humanities Courses to High School Students The University of Jamestown and Oakes High School are excited to announce a new partnership through which Oakes High School students will be able to take Introduction to the Humanities I & II through the University starting in the fall of 2015. The course will expose students to some of the [...] Read More
  • UJ Faculty Paper Presented at Regional Technology Conference University of Jamestown faculty members Donald Heier, Kathryn Lemm, Mary Reed and Erik Sand recently collaborated on a paper presented at the Midwest Instruction and Computing Symposium (MICS). The paper was titled ‘Integration of Mathematical Concepts in the Computer Science, Information [...] Read More
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UNIVERSITY OF JAMESTOWN at a glance


  • 1,000 students from 37 states and 17 countries


  • 13:1 student-faculty ratio


  • On-campus residence halls


  • 98% average placement rate in 2010 & 2011