University of Jamestown

The University of Jamestown offers many large school advantages - quality and variety of programs along with numerous opportunities for leadership and growth - in a small college setting. The University of Jamestown is the center for arts events in the region, scheduling and touring theatre and music groups to perform for the entire community. The University of Jamestown has a name for its educational model, the Jamestown Journey to Success. The Jamestown Journey integrates it traditional liberal arts education with sound professional programs, preparing it graduates with the knowledge and skills necessary to become successful.

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School Details

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Private, Coed 1883 Presbyterian Church (USA) Semester $33.1 million + 6086 College Lane, Jamestown, ND 58405 (701) 252-3467
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56 100.0 North Dakota Jamestown 341

Tuition & Expenses

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Room and board $7,656 (2017-18)


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Average need-based scholarship or grant award (freshmen) $12,787
Students who received need-based scholarship or grant aid (freshmen) 58%
Average non-need-based scholarship or grant award (freshmen) $9,123
Average non-need-based athletic scholarship or grant award (freshmen) $4,010

Financial Aid

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Used GI Bill benefits to partially or fully finance tuition and fees 2%
Average total indebtedness of 2016 graduating class $25,368
Graduating students who have borrowed (any loan type, 2016) 70%


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Average need-based self-help aid award (freshmen) $3,406
Students who received need-based self-help aid (freshmen) 39%