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.


Dolphin Travel Program

We have trips planned to Mexico, Iceland, the Galapagos Islands, Cuba, and England in 2019! Learn more and find the trip that suits you.


Jacksonville Lacrosse Center Dedication

Witness the dedication of our spacious, state-of-the-art men’s and women’s lacrosse facility on campus at D.B. Milne Field. For more information, please email

RSVP for the Jacksonville Lacrosse Center Dedication


Spring Break (no classes scheduled)

  • Date  March 11-15


Global Toast

  • Date  April 11

Join us in a Global Toast, no matter where in the world you find yourself on this day! Gather with your JU Family and raise a glass in honor of the University’s 85th birthday. Be sure to throw your Fins Up for a photo, and post it with the hashtag #JUtoast. We’re working with Dolphin volunteers to coordinate Global Toast events across the country.

Charter Day of Service and Big Green Give (no classes scheduled)

  • Date  April 12

It’s JU’s birthday! Join us April 12th for our annual Charter Day of Service and Big Green Give as we remember the signing of JU’s charter 85 years ago. Dolphins everywhere will be giving back through service to their communities and investments in JU students.

Frisch Welcome Center Dedication

Witness the dedication of Jacksonville University’s premier new welcome center, located between the Howard Administration and Gooding Buildings.

Final Examination Week

  • Date  April 22-26

Commencement Ceremony for graduate & doctoral degrees

  • Date  April 25

Senior Stroll and Graduate Reception

Graduates from all programs are warmly welcomed for a group photo, champagne toast and festive march through campus to River House. Immediately following the Stroll, graduates and their families will enjoy light hors d’ oeuvres, refreshments, live music and the famous River House view of the St. Johns at the Graduate Reception in honor of their Commencement. Graduates will receive a commemorative champagne flute at the reception.

Commencement Ceremony for bachelor degrees

  • Date  April 27


Save the date for Homecoming & Family Weekend: October 18-20, 2019!

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