Calendar of Important Dates

Office Hours for the Registrar, Financial Aid, and Controller offices are Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

The Registrar's website has our academic calendars. These calendars include holidays, drop/add dates, etc.



JU Waterfront Celebration

  • Date  March 6-7
  • Location  Jacksonville University

Join Jacksonville University's rowing and sailing teams, Marine Science Research Institute (MSRI), and our academic partner OCEARCH for a weekend on the banks of the wide St. Johns!

Register for Rock the Docks and the Waterfront Family Festival

Dolphin Travel: Royal Caribbean Group Cruise to the Bahamas

  • Date  March 9-13
  • Location  Bahamas

Cruise with fellow Dolphins from Port Canaveral, Florida to the Bahamas! Grab a friend and join us at sea in 2020.

View the full list of ports and pricing


Save the date for Dolphin Dash, April 13-17!

Global Toast

More participating cities to be announced soon! Contact or (904) 256-7202 if you would like to help organize a toast in your city.

Learn more about Global Toast

Charter Day of Service

  • Date  April 17

Every year, Jacksonville University celebrates its birthday and the signing of its charter. In honor of our founding, the University hosts Charter Day of Service, when students, faculty, staff and alumni come together for service projects around the Jacksonville community.

There are no scheduled classes on this day.

Dolphin Travel: Budapest Getaway

  • Date  April 18-24
  • Location  Budapest

Often described as the "Little Paris of Middle Europe," Budapest has a lot to offer.

See the full itinerary and find out how you can join us in Budapest

Senior Stroll

  • Date  April 24
  • Location  Dolphin Plaza

All graduates with their family and friends are warmly welcome to join in a Class of 2020 photo, champagne toast, and festive march with a live band through campus to the Graduate Reception at the River House. Graduates are encouraged to invite their favorite faculty to join!

Dolphin Travel: River Life Along the Dutch Waterways

  • Date  April 28 - May 6
  • Location  Europe

Come celebrate the beauty of Holland and old-world Flanders in springtime, the best time of year to visit, when the vibrant, abundant Dutch tulip fields are in bloom.

Contact Maria at or (904) 256-7928 for more details.


GOLD Phin Mulligans & Mimosas

  • Date  May 17
  • Location  TopGolf Jacksonville

The third annual GOLD Phin Mulligans & Mimosas event will be the first to welcome our Class of 2020 graduates into the GOLD Phin young alumni network! If you are the parent of a senior staying in the Jacksonville area, have them check it out. Contact for more information.


Dolphin Travel: Greek Isles & Italy Norwegian Getaway

  • Date  June 28 - July 9

Join us for an 11-day cruise aboard a Norwegian Cruise Lines ship setting sail from Rome and making stops at the beautiful Greek islands of Santorini and Mykonos, as well as Italian cities including Naples and Florence, and many stops in between!

View the full list of port cities and pricing


JU Night at the Jumbo Shrimp

  • Date  August 27
  • Location  Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville

Cheer on the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp with Jacksonville University alumni, families and students!


Dolphin Travel: Argentina and Brazil Experience

  • Date  October 23 - November 1

Experience two incredible countries with fellow recent graduates of Jacksonville University over the course of nine adventure-filled days.

See the full itinerary and find out how you can join us in Argentina and Brazil

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