University of Jamestown

6081 College Lane, , ND 58405
Tel: (701)252-3467
Private, non-profit | 892 students
Established in 1883, University of Jamestown is a private, liberal arts four-year university. University of Jamestown is accredited by several major regional and national accrediting organizations, but our striving for academic excellence far exceeds the minimum standards. University of Jamestown alumni have distinguished themselves through their excellent records in graduate and professional schools, as well as in a variety of careers.

School Overview:

University of Jamestown
CountyStutsman County, ND
Title IV EligibleYes
Carnegie ClassificationOther
Institution Level4 or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profit
Instructional Staff Total
(research/public service staff included)
68 staff115 staff
Student Body
Total Enrollment892 students1,633 students
# Full-Time Students
873 students1,434 students
# Part-Time Students
19 students137 students
# Undergraduate Students
886 students 1,507 students
# Graduate Students
6 students129 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
% Hawaiian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Two or more races
Finances and Admission
In-State Tuition Fees
Out-State Tuition Fees
Percent Admitted56%64%
SAT Reading (25-75%)390-510450-570
SAT Math (25-75%)420-550460-573
ACT English (25-75%)17-2519-25
ACT Math (25-75%)19-2518-25
ACT Composite (25-75%)20-2420-25

School Notes:

  • A liberal arts education at University of Jamestown will teach you how to think, not what to think. Your education is designed to develop your communication and reasoning abilities to their fullest potential. As a student you will be exposed to a broad spectrum of human knowledge, ensuring not only your in-depth knowledge of your major field of study but also your contact with varied subjects and ways of thinking to spark your curiosity.
  • We have over 40 areas of academic and pre-professional studies. Double major options are available to combine areas of interest and with the assistance of an adviser, an individually designed major can be approved for students with varied interests.
  • University of Jamestown is more than a place for higher learning. It is also where you will meet the friends you'll treasure for the rest of your life. It is a place where the professors will challenge you to think for yourself and learn to look at situations in a whole new light. It is a place you will begin to find success.
  • Throughout its more than one hundred year history, University of Jamestown has consistently stood for academic excellence and Christian principles in all that it does. Catalogs published by the College from the very earliest years declare the commitment of this institution to the highest and best.
  • University of Jamestown is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association 30 N. LaSalle St. Ste. 2400 Chicago, IL 60602-2504 Jamestown College has been continuously accredited since 1920.
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