CATEGORIES: Alumni News Campus Clips Sir Jimmie Blog Six Word Memoir Video

CAMPUS CLIPS
Fall Enrollment Finalized

Fall enrollment has been finalized for the 2017-18 school year. 1136 students are enrolled at UJ this year, making this the largest number of students enrolled at the university in over a decade.

“We are happy to welcome a diverse groups of students to campus. Our students represent 30 states and 20 foreign countries,” reports Dr. Badal, University of Jamestown President. “The graduate programs at UJ have experienced steady growth over the last few years, and this year is no exception. Graduate programs as a group are up with growth in the Master of Education and Master of Arts in Leadership programs.”

Jimmie athletics programs will also see growth this year as the University launches first year teams in competitive dance, competitive cheerleading and esports. Following accreditation approval, the Mechanical Engineering program will be a recruiting emphasis. Returning students will also notice that construction on Harold Newman Arena is nearly complete, and the facility is already in use.

Mike Heitkamp, Vice President of Enrollment, states, “The investments in academic offerings, facilities, athletic programs and club sports continue to enhance UJ enrollment. New initiatives have played an important role in our positioning for the years to come. Mechanical Engineering is an academic offering that continues to grow in interest around the region, as do our new club sport offerings in esports and Cheer/Dance. We are happy to welcome our new Jimmies to campus. With all that is happening today and in the future, it’s a great day to be a Jimmie!

Would you like to be notified when articles like this are posted?
Choose subscription options for your phone or email.


Posted:September 20, 2017


Popular This Month
Greshik Awarded by ND CPA SocietyVicki Greshik, Associate Professor of Accounting and Tax, received the “Making a Difference Award” from the North Dakota CPA society.…
New Student Senate ElectedCongratulations to the 2016-17 UJ Student Senate! Sophomores Kaimen Obeng Jayci McCrory Emily Stier Jordyn Wendorff Alexis Young Kyle Glander…
Dr. Uvino Featured on “Talking Animals”Dr. Kit Uvino—professor of Biology and Ecology—was recently interviewed by producer-host Duncan Strauss on “Talking Animals.” On the show, Dr.…
Dr. Wallace (’03) Publishes ArticleUniversity of Jamestown Professor Dr. Dana Wallace’s (’03) work was recently published in the peer-reviewed journal, Group Dynamics: Theory, Research,…
UJ Receives Dove AwardLutheran Social Services presented University of Jamestown with the Dove Award to, according to an article in News Dakota, “not…
In memoriam: Dr. James StoneDr. James Stone, former UJ professor, passed away Wednesday, March 29 after battling cancer. Dr. Stone influenced countless lives in…
Morgan Bossman(’12) named Young Professional of the YearThe Jamestown Area Chamber of Commerce has named Morgan Bossman its 2015 Young Professional of the Year. She was presented…
2019 Homecoming King & QueenCongratulations to Cacie Lloyd and Alex Huff on being elected homecoming king and queen! King Candidates Alex Delzer Alex Huff…
Katherine Roth(’01) Named Executive Director of JRECThe Jamestown Regional Entrepreneur Center (JREC) hired Katherine Roth as its Executive Director. Ms. Roth began her new role on…
Dr. Polly Peterson Named UJ President-ElectUniversity of Jamestown Board of Trustees Chairman Jim Unruh announced today that Dr. Polly Peterson will succeed President Robert Badal…
Recent

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
99%
(Undergraduate 2017)

Student to Faculty Ratio - 12:1

Utility