JSU Trustees to Meet July 15
The Jacksonville State University Board of Trustees will hold their quarterly meeting on Monday, July 15, 2013 at 10 a.m. on the eleventh floor of the Houston Cole Library.
Storybook Theater to Perform "Snow White" July 9-13 at Stone Center
“Mirror, mirror on the wall. Who’s the smartest of them all?” Find out when Storybook Theater performs “Snow White” by Eric Traynor, July 9-13 on the Ward Stage of JSU's Stone Center.
Governor Bentley Appoints JSU Trustees Chair Jim Bennett as Secretary of State
One of Alabama’s former Secretaries of State will serve as the next Secretary of State. Governor Robert Bentley on Tuesday announced he will appoint Jim Bennett to the position.
Read the Spring 2013 GEM Online
The Spring 2013 issue of GEM of the Hills, the alumni magazine of Jacksonville State University, is now available online.
JSU Celebrates 130 Years of Excellence
On February 22, 1883, the Alabama state legislature signed into a law a bill creating a state normal school which was designed to be a college and a preparatory school for Calhoun County and the surrounding area...
JSU SGA Executive Officers to Attend American SGA Annual Conference July 11-12
The JSU Student Government Association Executive Officers will depart Thursday for the American Student Government Association’s yearly conference. They will be out of the office on Thursday and Friday July 11-12 and will return to work on Monday July 15.
Keep Kids in the Game for Life- STOP Sports Injuries Event Slated for July 25
Health care and business leaders along with professional athletes are joining forces to help young athletes play safe and stay healthy.
JSU to Host "Meet and Greet" for Coach Rick Pietri on July 15
Jacksonville State will host a "Meet and Greet" for new women's basketball coach Rick Pietri on Monday, July 15th, in the Jim Coxwell J-Club Social Room of the Football Field House.
JSU Field Schools, Legacy Partner for Making Connections Teacher Workshop
Twenty teachers selected from across the state of Alabama are gathering this week atop Alabama’s highest mountain to explore the natural wonder of Alabama's Cheaha State Park and JSU's Mountain Center near Heflin.
Fall 2013 Payment Due Date is July 25
JSU's Fall 2013 payment due date will be July 25, 2013. To avoid having Fall 2013 classes and housing assignment cancelled, students must pay their account balance in full, be enrolled in the payment plan, or have enough financial aid applied to their account by close of business on Thursday, July 25, 2013.
How to Purchase Books and Supplies using Student Financial Aid (SFA)
Students, did you know that you can go directly to the JSU Campus Bookstore to purchase books and supplies using Student Financial Aid (SFA)?
Get Your Student Refund Faster with Electronic Direct Deposit
Students, be first in line for your student refund without going to the mail center! JSU is pleased to offer Electronic Direct Deposit (EDD) of student account refunds.
Free small business counseling in July
The Jacksonville State University Small Business Development Center, the SBA and area chambers of commerce will offer one-on-one counseling for prospective and existing small business owners at no charge during the month of July.
"Town and Gown" - JSU Trustee Appointed to Position of Alabama Secretary of State
Jacksonville State University again can boast of a highly placed state official, as JSU Board of Trustees Chair Jim Bennett ’62 has been appointed Alabama Secretary of State for the second time in his career...
Oh, My Gelato! JSU Students Take on Italy
Open Enrollment Through August 31 for PEEHIP, Humana Vision Insured
JSU Employees, the 2013-2014 Open Enrollment period started on July 1 and will continue through August 31 for changes to become effective October 1.
JSU Season Football Tickets Now Available
Less than 45 days remain before the start of the Bill Clark era of Jacksonville State football and season ticket plans are available now through the JSU Ticket Office and online.
The Gamecocks start the Bill Clark era with six home games, the most in a regular season since 2002, and season tickets can be purchased for as little at $43 per seat. JSU’s first game at Burgess-Snow Field will be against Jacksonville University on Sept. 7.
JSU Delegates Attend Zeta Tau Alpha National Leadership Conference
Zeta Tau Alpha earns honors at National Leadership Conference in Indianapolis.
ExSEL Car Wash Fundraiser to Benefit Child in Need of Service Dog
ExSEL will host a car wash on Sat., July 27 at 8 a.m. at Jacksonville Advance Auto Parts to benefit a 7-year old boy with Autism purchase a service dog.
Red Cross in Critical Need of All Blood Types - Donate on August 6
A blood drive will be held at the Merrill Building Circle on Tues., Aug. 6 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
JSU Cheerleaders, Cocky Make Great Showing at UCA Camp
The Jacksonville State University cheerleaders turned in a stellar performance at the Universal Cheerleader Association’s camp, held at the University of Alabama.
JSU's Alpha Omicron Pi Chapter Awarded at International Convention
The Delta Epsilon chapter of Alpha Omicron Pi at Jacksonville State University recently won several awards at the sorority’s 52nd International Convention. Convention was held on June 26-June 30, 2013 in Chicago.
August Banner Finance Training
New User and Fiscal Year End training will be held during the month of August.
Rick Bragg to Deliver Address at August 2 Summer Commencement
Jacksonville State University announces Summer 2013 Graduation, which will be on Friday, August 2 at 7:30 p.m. at JSU Stadium. The commencement speaker will be Pulitzer Prize-winning writer and former JSU student Rick Bragg. A 1992 Harvard University Nieman Fellow and former New York Times correspondent, Bragg has authored five books: All Over But the Shoutin', Ava's Man, The Prince of Frogtown, I Am a Soldier, Too: The Jessica Lynch Story, and The Most They Ever Had.
Choose Your Fall 2013 Resident Dining Meal Plan Before August 27
Students who are living on campus in Crow, Curtiss, Daugette, Dixon, Fitzpatrick, Logan, Patterson, Sparkman or Stadium Tower this fall need to choose a fall resident dining meal plan.
Creative Expressions in Home Furnishings Offered Fall 2013
Projects include: Pillows, custom shower curtain, valances-rod and covered board application, Euro-sham with envelope back, duvet cover and more!
JSU and Taizhou University Participate in Study Tour Together
This summer a group of eight honors students and two instructors from Jacksonville State University had the opportunity to travel to Taizhou University (TU) in Linhai City, China (about 5 hours south of Shanghai) for an unforgettable study tour...
Campus Parking Lot Restriping to Begin Friday, August 2
The Physical Plant Department will be re-striping the parking lots across campus commencing tomorrow morning. PPD crews will be restricting access to parking lots as this work continues. Work will be attempted early, late, and weekends to reduce inconveniences to high traffic areas.
Notice of Campus Traffic, Parking Change at Merrill Hall
As part of our continuing effort to increase the efficiency and safety of pedestrian and vehicular traffic around campus, the JSU Administration has approved the following change for Fall 2013.
JSU to Host Spirit on Mountain Street September 5
Bring your appetite and your school spirit to JSU Stadium on September 5 at 6 p.m. for "Spirit on Mountain Street," an evening of food and fandom benefiting a great cause.
Learn About JSU at Fall Preview Day on September 28
Come experience Jacksonville State University and our campus at our 2013 Fall Preview Day! This is a great opportunity for you and your family to learn more about JSU.