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

Student Life List

Total Enrollment live On Campus Description
1,134 76% University of Jamestown has a total undergraduate enrollment of 955, with a gender distribution of 50 percent male students and 50 percent female students. At this school, 76 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated or -affiliated housing and 24 percent of students live off campus. In sports, University of Jamestown is part of the NAIA.

Student Body

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Total enrollment 1,134
Total undergraduate enrollment 955
Total graduate enrollment 179
Enrolled students who are veterans or active service members 1.9%

Degree-seeking student gender distribution

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Degree-seeking women 50.2%


Students living on- and off-campus

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Students who live in college-owned, operated or affiliated housing 76%
Students who live off-campus 24%

Types of campus housing available

coed dorms (90%)
apartments for married students (3%)
apartment for single students (6%)
special housing for disabled students (1%)


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Collegiate athletic association NAIA

Clubs & Organizations

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Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity N/A
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority N/A
Air Force ROTC Not offered
Army ROTC Not offered
Navy ROTC Not offered