Accepted Students

Just found out you’ve been accepted to UJ? Discover what to do next!

Welcome to the Jimmie family.

Congratulations on being accepted to University of Jamestown! We are excited to start this next phase of life and learning with you. Below, we list what you need to do next to get ready for the start of the semester. If you have any questions along the way, please reach out to your <admissions counselor>.

Next Steps

  • Visit Campus – See why University of Jamestown has a reputation for being North Dakota’s most beautiful campus.
  • Pay your enrollment fee – Enrollment fees are refundable through May 1st.
  • Complete your housing and meal contract.
  • Non-Athletes: Complete your Journey Scholarship application.
  • Submit your final official high school transcript.
    • Transfer Students – Request the college that you are transferring from to send us your official college transcript.
    • Freshman Students – Contact any college from which you received dual credit to send us your transcript. Official college transcripts are required in order to receive college credit even if this information is included on your high school transcript.
  • Audition for a Performing Arts Scholarship – If you are interested in auditioning for a vocal, instrumental, or theatre scholarship, please contact


Here are some frequently asked questions that might help you.

Yes, as long as it’s from an accredited college and the student receives a “C” or better. We accept AP (advanced placement) credit as long as the student receives a score of a three or better on the AP exam.

Student Name
(PO Box) College Lane
Jamestown, ND 58405

Students can order books through campus bookstore: Jimmie Connection.

All books are ordered online.

Students will receive a statement before each semester. These bills can be paid online, by mail, or in person. Students will be sent an email notification to their email address letting them know the statement is available to view. Outstanding balances will be due by the first day of classes. Payment options are available.

Laundry is provided at no additional charge in each residence hall as part of every room package.

University of Jamestown offers free parking near your residence hall designated areas.

Plug-ins are available for rental through the business office for winter months based on availability.

Digital TV cable box provided through IT

MyUJ is the University of Jamestown’s campus web portal. Students have access to all of their classes, professors, books, interest groups and more. Students set up their MyUJ accounts at JRAP or when they receive their class schedule from the registrar (if unable to attend JRAP).

Jamestown, ND, has a population of 16,000. We are located halfway between the two largest cities in North Dakota (Fargo and Bismarck) right along Interstate 94. The Jamestown Regional Airport offers direct flights from Denver to Jamestown through United Airlines. Jamestown also is home to the Jamestown Regional Medical Center, a critical access hospital offering many services to the community including emergency and surgical services. Several eating, lodging, and entertainment options can be found in Jamestown. And, yes, we have a 26 foot tall/60 ton (world’s largest) buffalo statue.

Class schedules are arranged at JRAP (our summer orientation and registration event) or at the end of June for students that are unable to attend.

Room assignments are finalized in early July.

The University of Jamestown has a computer purchasing program in-place with Lenovo.  These are pre-configured computers that meet UJ’s IT department specifications, up to a three-year warranty, and discounted pricing.  Check them out!

Lenovo QuickShip Purchasing Website

What to bring

Get ready for move-in day! We’ve compiled a list of …as well as what to leave at home.

Unmatched Support

We’re overachievers. Especially when it comes to supporting our students. With our WeCare program, dedicated faculty advisors, on-campus mental health counselors, a writing center, and more, we have the resources you need to succeed.

Grow your faith

Be celebrated for who you are. And develop into the person God intended for you to be. Our campus ministry is open to people of all faith backgrounds, regardless of where you are in your faith journey.

Need additional support?

Our team is ready to help. Please reach out with any questions.

Admissions Department

The Admissions Department is open M-F, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. The Admissions Suite is located on the second level of Badal Nafus Student Center.