Why UJ?

Be challenged every day – Whether it is in the classroom or the competitive field of your choice, you will be able to enjoy the challenges of competing not just academically, but also in life.

Invest in your future – Our strong donor base provides many scholarship opportunities for students. We even work with families one-on-one to discuss financial options.

Be more than a number – Experience a high level of personalization from both faculty and staff. Your professor will know your name, and our chef will know if you like onions in your omelet!

Fit in and have FUN – Your university experience is not just about good grades and completing your degree. It is also about developing holistically both professionally and personally.

Prepare for your careerUS News and World Report listed UJ as the top college in North Dakota. Our faculty are hired to teach!

University of Jamestown at a glance

Financial Aid

  • Academic Scholarships
  • Athletic Scholarships
  • Fine Arts Performance Awards
  • Journey Awards

Campus Demographics

Placement Rate

1,100 students from 30 states and 20 countries
(Undergraduate 2017)

Student to Faculty Ratio - 12:1