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FAQs for Fall 2018

Here are answers to some of the most Frequently Asked Questions about Fall 2018.

Spirit on Mountain Street 2018

The City of Jacksonville and Jacksonville State University will present the 13th annual Spirit on Mountain Street festival on Thursday, August 23, 6-8 p.m.
Students Invited to Welcome Week 2018

Student Affairs will welcome students back to campus at Welcome Week 2018.
University Offers Innovative Housing Solutions for Fall

In an effort to help alleviate a housing shortage caused by the March 19, 2018 tornado, the university has ordered 22 manufactured homes to serve as student residences this fall.
New Fitness and Wellness Center to be a JSU Game-Changer

Construction of JSU’s Fitness and Wellness Center is ahead of schedule, according to the Board of Trustees. The 103,000-square-foot, $32 million recreation center will open in spring 2019.
Zeta Tau Alpha Sorority Named No. 3 Chapter in the Nation

JSU’s chapter of Zeta Tau Alpha sorority has been recognized as the No. 3 program in the nation, out of 254 chapters, as a recipient of The Merit Award.
Fall 2018 Art Exhibit Schedule Announced

JSU Art announces gallery schedule for Fall 2018.
Artists Added to Alabama & Friends Benefit Concert

The latest wave of artists added to the roster for the Alabama & Friends benefit concert on Sept. 26 have been announced.
JSU Professor Elected Vice President of State School Board

JSU's own Cynthia McCarty has been elected as vice president of the state board of education.
Recap from July 2018 Trustee Meetings

The JSU Board of Trustees held its summer meeting at JSU Stadium on July 16-17.
“The Country Co-ed” Heads to Washington, DC

JSU’s Flying Blind Theatre Ensemble is taking its original comedic production of “The Country Co-ed” straight to the nation’s capital.
Campus Closed on July 4

The JSU campus will be closed on Wednesday, July 4, in honor of Independence Day.
JSU Names New Director of Diversity and Inclusion

Kandace Hamilton has been named JSU’s new director of diversity and inclusion.
Incoming Freshmen Get a "Fast Start"

JSU's Fast Start Academy kicked off on June 25 with 70 students beginning their college journey with a special six-week program designed to help them transition from high school to college.
Saying Goodbye to a Pair of JSU’s Iconic Buildings

Two of JSU’s most recognizable buildings, Merrill Hall and the Alumni House, officially deemed casualties of the EF-3 tornado.