• May-August
    Visit campus.
  • September-October
    Submit online application.
  • October-December
     Send official high school transcript.
     Send official ACT and/or SAT scores.


  • January
    Fill out your FAFSA as early as possible.
    Eligible students: complete your Honors Program application.
    Fine Arts students: schedule your audition or portfolio review.
  • February
  • March
    Housing application opens through Residential Life
  • Priority deadline for financial aid is March 1st – make sure to submit your FAFSA.
    Office of Financial Aid begins mailing financial aid offers at end of month.
  • April
    Last chance for Fine Arts auditions and portfolio reviews.
    Registration begins for new students. Call to schedule your appointment with Academic Advising.
    Check to ensure your financial aid forms are turned in.
  • May
    Deposit deadline is May 1.
    Arrange for your official AP scores to be sent to JU.
  • June
    Arrange for your high school to send your final, official transcript to JU.
    Transfers, ensure that your previous colleges send all final official transcripts.
    Freshmen, arrange for any college dual enrollment transcripts to be sent to JU.
    Attend a summer orientation session.
  • July
    Fall bills are sent.
    Housing sends out room and roommate assignments.
  • August
    Contact your roommate to talk about what you will bring.
    Pack your bags and make final travel arrangements.​

Summer Orientation

To find orientation dates and sign up for a session, please visit the Orientation web site​​.