University of Jamestown

country rank  1489
world rank  5210

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University Overview

Established in 1883, University of Jamestown is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the rural setting of the medium-sized town of Jamestown (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), North Dakota. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Learning Commission, University of Jamestown (UJ) is a very small (EduListing enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Presbyterian religion. University of Jamestown (UJ) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the EduListing degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 137 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Acronym UJ
Founded 1883
Motto Your Success. Our Tradition.
Colours Orange and black

University Location

Address 608 6Th Street NE
Jamestown (population range: 10,000-49,999)
58405 North Dakota
United States
T +1 (701) 252 3467
F +1 (701) 253 4318

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)
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17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office 6081 College Lane
Jamestown 58405
+1 (701) 252 3467
800 336 2554

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation Christian-Presbyterian Christian-Presbyterian Presbyterian Church (USA) -

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to University of Jamestown's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Higher Learning Commission

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission NLNAC

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Council of Independent Colleges (CIC)
  • International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE)
  • National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA)

Academic Structure

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