JBU has a strong history of alumni and friends who give sacrificially to the University. Donors leave a powerful legacy at JBU by providing for current and future generations of students through scholarships, buildings and programs.

Giving to JBU provides scholarships for students who might not otherwise have a way to attend the University. Giving to JBU provides state-of-the-art facilities. Giving to JBU provides opportunities for students to serve others, experience new cultures, showcase athletic talents and gain valuable career skills.

Giving to JBU makes a lasting, positive impact in the lives of students. Giving to JBU helps students receive an outstanding, Christ-centered higher education.

Top Quality Education

John Brown University is the top college in the South, according to the 2015 U.S. News Best Colleges Guide. The magazine also named JBU a Best Value and called JBU an “up-and-comer” university. JBU tied for first place with Asbury University (Ky.) and High Point University (N.C.), topping the 98 southern regional colleges evaluated by U.S. News. This is the fifth year in a row U.S. News has ranked JBU a top-three college, and the second time JBU has landed the top spot. This is the third year in a row JBU was named a Best Value among Southern regional colleges.