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JSU Recognized as ASDE 2018 Green Ribbon School

Jacksonville State University is among three Alabama education institutions to be named a 2018 Green Ribbon School by the Alabama State Department of Education.

Free JSU Emoji Stickers Now Available

Gamecocks can now show their school spirit while expressing themselves on social media. The JSU emoji stickers are here!
26th Annual Cheaha Challenge Gran Fondo Century & ULTRA Announced

Cycling enthusiasts, gear up for the 26th annual Cheaha Challenge Gran Fondo Century & ULTRA. In May, JSU's Pete Mathews Coliseum will be the starting and ending points of the rugged, 100-mile biking event.
Continuing Education Publishes Winter/Spring Catalog

The winter/spring edition of JSU Continuing Education’s course catalog, “Mainstreet,” is now available.
Meet the Candidates for Enrollment Management Associate VP

JSU faculty, staff and students are invited to meet the candidates for Associate Vice President of Enrollment Management.
JSU Senior Taylor Register Receives National Honor

JSU senior Taylor Register has been awarded the Order of Omega Scholarship
JSU Interfraternity Council Honored at Regional Conference

The JSU Interfraternity Council has received three awards from the Southeastern Interfraternity Conference.
Sigma Tau Delta English Honor Society Invites Applicants

Applications are now being accepted for the Sigma Tau Delta English Honor Society.
Celebrate Black History Month

Mark your calendar for the following Black History Month events.
Governor Appoints Greg Brown to JSU Board of Trustees

The Alabama Senate has confirmed Gov. Robert Bentley’s appointment of Greg Brown to the Jacksonville State University Board of Trustees, effective immediately. He will represent Congressional District 3, filling a seat formerly held by James L. Coxwell, Sr., who has served a full 12-year term on the board. The Senate also confirmed Bentley’s reappointment of Randall Jones to the board, representing District 5.
Dean Christie Shelton Named to National Board

Dr. Christie Shelton, dean of the JSU School of Health Professions and Wellness, has been elected a board member-at-large of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing.
Arbor Day Foundation Honors Jacksonville State University

Jacksonville State University has been recognized as a 2017 Tree Campus USA® by the Arbor Day Foundation for its commitment to effective urban forest management.
ROTC offers $5K bonus to all qualified college sophomores

The U.S. Army is looking for the best and brightest college students in the country to lead America’s Soldiers as they conduct operations around the world from relief efforts in Puerto Rico to combat operations in the middle east.
Reminder: 2018-19 Scholarship Deadlines

The deadline for general scholarships is Feb. 1, while transfer scholarship applications are due March 31.
Board of Trustees Meeting Recap

The Jacksonville State Board of Trustees held its spring quarterly meeting on Jan. 23.
Trustee Meeting Schedule for 2018

The JSU Board of Trustees will hold its quarterly meeting on Jan. 22-23. All meetings are open to the public.
Campus Closed on Jan. 16 Due to Winter Weather

Due to the threat of dangerous road conditions, Jacksonville State University will be closed on Tuesday, January 16.
Winter Storm Closes Campus Again on Jan. 17

JSU will be closed on Wednesday, January 17, due to winter weather. Classes will not meet and offices will be closed.
Scale Back Alabama Launches Jan. 22

JSU’s Wellness Center will serve as a weigh-in site for the state’s largest weight loss and exercise program, Scale Back Alabama, launching Jan. 22.
Campus to Open at 11 a.m. on Jan. 18

JSU will reopen at 11 a.m. on Thursday, January 18, following two days of closure due to winter weather.
Lauren Reaves Crowned Miss JSU 2018

Congratulations to sophomore Lauren Reaves, who was crowned Miss JSU 2018 on January 12.
Campus to Delay Opening Until 10:30 AM on January 8

Due to a winter weather advisory, JSU will not open until 10:30 a.m. on January 8.
Over 2000 Students Make Fall 2017 Honors List

More than 2,000 Jacksonville State University students were named to the President's and Dean’s Lists following the Fall 2017 semester for their outstanding academic performance.
Professors Celebrate Album Debut

JSU Music Professors Eryn Oft and James Woodward have released a new album: “Eryn Oft: Out of the Box,” featuring world music arranged for the bassoon and recorded on campus.
JSU Spreads Cheer at State Veterans Home

Several faculty, staff and students of the ROTC program visited with the veterans and delivered beautiful Christmas poinsettias donated by President John and Dr. Pamela Beehler.
Breon Moore appointed to Regional Board

Congratulations to JSU Greek Breon Moore, who has been appointed Junior Vice Polemarch-AL (JVP) for the Southern Province of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. The appointment was made by Province Polemarch Bertram K. Orum and approved by the Southern Province Board of Directors.
Greek Community Achieves Academic Excellence

The fraternity and sorority community at JSU had an outstanding academic semester this fall
Employee Appreciation Night at Basketball Matchup

Free admission to faculty and staff at basketball games on Dec. 28.
Scheduled Power Outage on Dec. 21

The power will be out on campus as repairs are made on Dec. 21, 6 a.m. to 12 p.m.
JSU Greeks Give Back to 2nd Chance Women’s Shelter

JSU’s fraternities and sororities recently teamed up to collect donations for 2nd Chance, a nonprofit that provides safe shelter and supportive services to victims of domestic and sexual violence in Northeast Alabama.
Winner of Southern Playwrights Competition Announced

John Barrow’s “Lillian Paula Carson” has been named this year’s winner of the Southern Playwrights Competition presented by the Department of English at Jacksonville State University.
Winter Break: Dec. 21-Jan. 2

Jacksonville State University will be closed Dec. 21-Jan. 2 for winter break.
Dr. Ben Hardy’s Dream of Endowing a Scholarship Comes to Fruition

Dr. Ben Hardy has finally realized a personal goal 17 years in the making. After contributing to a scholarship fund monthly through payroll deductions and additional contributions since he started teaching at JSU in 2000, the Ben and Linda Hardy Business Endowed Scholarship is officially endowed.
JSU Announces New Dean of Education

Tommy E. Turner has been named dean of the School of Education at JSU, having served in the position on an interim basis since October 2016.
Transfer Pathways Program Marks One-Year Anniversary

The JSU Transfer Pathways program will celebrate its one-year anniversary this spring by rolling out its first five programs of study at Gadsden State Community College.
Graduation Day Information

Hundreds of students will be awarded degrees at JSU in three ceremonies on Friday, December 15, at Pete Mathews Coliseum.
Title IX Candidate Visits Rescheduled

Due to the winter storm, some of the candidate visits for the Title IX Coordinator position have been rescheduled.
Winter Storm & Semester Wrap-up

Everything you need to know for the unusual end of the fall term.
Final Exams Rescheduled

Due to the Winter Storm, remaining final exams have been rescheduled for Monday, Dec. 11, at the same times and locations they were supposed to be held on Friday, Dec. 8. Students with conflicts should contact their professors via email to make arrangements.
Campus Closed for Remainder of Friday

Campus is closed for the remainder of Friday, Dec. 8. Remaining final exams will be rescheduled for Monday and times will announced ASAP.
Campus to Remain Open Friday

The university plans to hold final exams on Friday as scheduled but will continue to monitor the weather throughout the day and will send out an alert should conditions worsen.
University Monitors Winter Weather Conditions

The JSU emergency response team has elected to wait until Friday morning on Dec. 8 to make a decision regarding winter weather closings.
Holiday Happenings

The holiday season is in full swing on the Friendliest Campus in the South. Enjoy a few festive events at JSU before the university closes for winter break
Meet the Candidates: Title IX Coordinator

JSU will welcome three candidates for the position of Title IX Coordinator to campus in December.
JSU to Honor Ledbetter at Women in Philanthropy Brunch

Lilly Ledbetter to be honored at first brunch honoring women, presented by JSU Development.
JSU Greek Community Strives for Hazing-Free Campus

JSU’s Greek community has been working proactively to ensure the university remains a safe place for students to enjoy fraternity and sorority life.
JSU in Lights to Illuminate Campus

Kick off the holiday season at Jacksonville State on Tuesday, Nov. 28, for JSU in Lights!
Thanksgiving Break 2017

The JSU campus will be closed Nov. 20-25 for Thanksgiving Break 2017.
JSU Announces President's, Deans' Lists for Fall 2014

Congratulations to our outstanding students for their addition to the President's and Deans' Lists for Fall Semester 2014!
Planned Power Outage on Nov. 20-21

Power will be disrupted on campus on Nov. 20-21 for repairs to the system.

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