Classes begin Aug. 26

Classes at Jamestown College will begin Monday, Aug. 26, with New Student Orientation taking place Aug. 22-25.

Students will be welcomed to the community at the sixth annual Community Block Party from 5 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 29 along First Avenue in Jamestown. Everyone in the community is invited to take part in the fun.

Homecoming will be celebrated the week of Oct. 7-12. The College will have Fall Break on Oct. 21 and Thanksgiving Break Nov. 23-Dec. 1. The fall semester ends Thursday, Dec. 19. Classes will resume Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, for the spring semester.

Spring Break is scheduled for March 8-16. Easter Break takes place April 18-21. The spring semester ends May 8, and Baccalaureate and Commencement are scheduled for Saturday, May 10.

Examples of aid include:
  • Academic Scholarships
  • Athletic Scholarships
  • Fine Arts Performance Awards
  • Journey Awards
UNIVERSITY OF JAMESTOWN at a glance
  • 1,000 students from 31 states and 13 countries
  • 13:1 student-faculty ratio
  • On-campus residence halls
  • 98% average placement rate in 2010 & 2011