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University Posts Highest Enrollment in History

JSU admitted its largest freshman class and posted its highest overall enrollment numbers in Fall 2021.

Pulitzer Prize Winner Rick Bragg to Launch New Book on Campus

The acclaimed author will read from his new book about his dog, Speck, on campus on Sept. 21.
Gamecock Fans Invited to KICK COVID at First Home Game on Sept. 18

Participants will receive a $75 bookstore gift card at the vaccine clinic scheduled during the first home game of the football season.
University Mourns Passing of Five-Decade Faculty Member

Dr. Louise Clark - who worked on campus for more than 50 years - has passed away following a short battle with cancer.
Lecture Series on American Democracy Returns to Campus

The series invites scholars, professionals and civic leaders to share ideas about liberty, equality and other concepts important in the founding and continuation of American government.
University to Host Remembrance Marking 20th Anniversary of 9/11

A panel of university and local individuals to share unique perspectives from historic day.
Honors Program Announces 2021 Scholarship Recipients

Among the hundreds of incoming freshmen settling into campus this fall are eight exceptional new students awarded the university’s most prestigious scholarship
Labor Day Holiday Hours

JSU will be closed in observance of Labor Day on Monday, Sept. 6, 2021. Check out this list of holiday hours to plan your holiday weekend.
Students Offered Wellness and Safety Training as Tools to Cope with Pandemic

Partnering with EVERFI, the university is offering alcohol awareness and mental wellness training to students.
JSU Extends Test-Optional Admissions Policy

Since 2020, undergraduate and graduate students have been admitted based on GPA, not standardized test scores.
Honoring the Legacy of Dr. Louise Clark

Colleagues within the College of Business and Industry are working to establish a scholarship and dedicate a space within Merrill Hall in her memory. 
Alpha Omicron Pi Named the Top Chapter in the US and Canada

After more than 30 years of dedication and devotion to the AOII sisterhood, JSU's chapter has earned the highest honor a chapter can receive.
Merrill Hall to Open for First Day of Fall Semester

Classes will begin meeting in the building for the first day of the Fall 2021 semester.
Program for Returning Students Helps California Military Wife Graduate From JSU

Finish What You Started program helps returning students earn their JSU degrees.
Country Chart Topper Michael Ray to Headline Spirit on Mountain Street 2021

Spirit on Mountain Street is returning for the first time since the pandemic on Aug. 19.