Office of the President

  • JU launches Master in Public Policy Minority Fellowship Program with City of Jacksonville.Read more.

  • Celebrating our heritage with a tribute to JU trailblazers: (from left to right) Prof. Joseph Haygood, Artis Gilmore, Prof. Janet R. Johnson, and Dr. Marvin Wells. Read more

  • Jacksonville University's commencement is right around the corner! Read more about exciting changes that are on the way.

  • The Florida Cup is the biggest winter preseason football competition in the world, and JU is proud to be a co-sponsor.

Tim Cost, Jacksonville University class of 1981, became Jacksonville University’s 12th President in 2013, coming full circle from his time spent at the school decades earlier as a student-athlete. President Cost is the first alumnus to serve as President of JU in its 83 year history.

About the Office of the President

Jacksonville University’s Office of the President consists of the highest level of administrative staff directly reporting to the president. The Office of the President has the responsibility of managing, developing, coordinating, and implementing the strategic initiatives, projects, and programs of the presidential level. Everything the Office of the President does is to enhance the culture of a student centric institution based primarily on serving the needs of the student while fostering the next generation of JU leaders.