Find your fit

Think critically & pursue truth • Engage in faith & community • Develop practical career skills

A Christ-centered university for students who want a top-notch education

• Do you want to connect with others and be part of a community?

• Do you want to impress employers?

• Do you value Christ-centered education?

• Do you want a worthwhile college experience?

• Are personal growth and academic excellence important to you?

• Do you want to be further equipped to honor God and serve others?

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Prepare for a successful career and a life of purpose

The three parts of JBU's holistic education


Think critically & pursue truth

Become a lifelong learner who's able to adapt to whatever the future holds.


Engage in faith & community

Honor God and develop meaningful relationships as you plug in and grow.


Develop career skills & serve others

Prepare to impress employers, do good work and make a difference.

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Our professors will know your name and personally invest in your success

  • 14:1 student-to-professor ratio

  • Average class size of 20 students

  • 96% career placement rate (class of 2019, 94% knowledge rate)

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The job you have in ten years may not exist yet. We'll help you prepare for that. Our unique approach to education equips you to think, work and live well.

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Tuition & Financial Aid

Paying for college is overwhelming, but we can help. We'll provide a customized financial plan that will work for you and your family.

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Campus Life

Hard work is important, but so is your mental and spiritual health. At JBU, you'll be welcomed into a community of good friends and caring mentors that will help you thrive and enjoy life.

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"Christ Over All" has been our motto since the beginning in 1919. Our interdenominational culture offers a unique opportunity for you to broaden your understanding of Christ. It fosters a safe place for you to ask hard questions, seek truth and grow in love and commitment to Jesus.

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Admissions and Visits

Choosing a college is a big decision. Your admissions counselor will be here to guide you. Wondering if JBU is the right fit? The best way to find out is with a campus visit.

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Schedule a visit

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Prepare for a successful career and a life of purpose

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