John Carroll University (JCU)

Cleveland, OH

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John Carroll University

John Carroll University

John Carroll University Student Essentials

John Carroll University Student Essentials
Region: Midwest
Setting: Large City Setting
Type: Private
Affiliation: Roman Catholic
Size: Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Lobo (wolf)
Website: www.jcu.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Selective
In-State Tuition: $33,180
Out-of-State Tuition: $33,180
Retention Rate: 87%
Enrollment: 4,236
Year Established: 1886

About JCU

For a quality education in the liberal arts, sciences and business in a private Catholic and Jesuit university, there’s the John Carroll University in University Heights, Ohio.

The school honors its Jesuit tradition by making community service an integral part of student life. Students, faculty, staff and alumni participate in more than 36,000 service opportunity hours a year, reaching out the local community and world at large. JC offers plenty of immersion opportunities in places like Nicaragua, Honduras, Biloxi and Ecuador.

The Division of Student Affairs coordinates many student activities on campus, including multicultural celebrations, career fairs, movie nights and socials. When you’re not in class, you can take part in any of these events, as something is always happening on campus.

Academics include a wide variety of undergraduate degrees in fields like Catholic Studies, Entrepreneurship, Creative Writing, Philosophy and Sociology and Criminology. The school also offers pre-professional programs in Health Professions and Law and graduate degrees in Biology, English, History and more.

Admissions at John Carroll University are determined by an applicant’s prior academic record, extracurricular involvement, leadership skills and personal talents. The school also considers students of diverse backgrounds, as it strives to maintain wide geographic representation.

Students who file a FAFSA may be eligible to receive financial aid through need and merit-based JC scholarships, federal grants, loans and work-study programs.

JCU Map & Location

John Carroll University
1 John Carroll Boulevard
Cleveland, OH 44118


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Getting Around JCU

Walkability

Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

7/10
walk

Transit

Some transit. This area has limited public transportation.

5/10
rail

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Cleveland, OH

Winter
Dec
38
26
Jan
34
22
Feb
38
24
Spring
Mar
47
30
Apr
59
40
May
70
50
Summer
Jun
79
60
Jul
83
64
Aug
81
63
Fall
Sep
74
56
Oct
62
45
Nov
51
37

JCU Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 3,124
Freshman Class 798
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 4,236

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 4%
  • African American: 6%
  • Caucasian: 81%
  • Asian: 2%
  • Unknown and Other: 7%
Latino 4%
African American 6%
Caucasian 81%
Asian 2%
Unknown and Other 7%

Undergraduate 74%
Graduate 26%
Full-Time 85%
Part-Time 15%
Women 46%
Men 54%
International 0%
Domestic 100%

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