Visiting Jessup

Visiting Jessup

Visiting Jessup

The Jessup campus is an impressive blend of modern architecture and state-of-the-art technology. Our 126-acre campus in Rocklin, Ca. is located just 20 miles northeast of Sacramento near the heart of California’s Gold Country. Nearby are historic places like Old Town Sacramento and Old Town Auburn. Beautiful Folsom Lake, the fantastic Sacramento River and the majestic American River provide warm weather fun and refreshment. Even Lake Tahoe, Napa Valley and downtown San Francisco are less than 2 hours away.

Each university is an individual, much like you. In order to get to know us fully, you must come meet us in person. The time is always right to visit, and most students take visiting seriously beginning in their junior year.

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The Jessup Visit

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The Jessup Visit allows you to fully experience William Jessup University in its entirety on an individual basis. We completely customize each personal visit based on the activities that you want to include. Decide to see a few things you are passionate about, or decide to see it all– it’s up to you!

Experience: (Weekdays only)

  • Campus tour
  • Attend a class
  • Experience Chapel
  • Lunch at the Crossroad Cafe
  • Meet with an admissions counselor
  • Meet with a faculty member
  • Career and Life Planning Meeting
  • Overnight stay

**Most options only available during school year, so try to visit by the end of April before summer at Jessup starts!**

Preview Day – November 11th, 2019

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This FREE event invites prospective students and their parents to spend the day with us to learn more about our academic programs, spiritual life, campus activities and much more. Take a tour, share a meal with a faculty member, and hear firsthand from Jessup students and parents about their experiences.

Prospective students will enjoy lots of free stuff, from a T-shirt to tickets to our upcoming Theatre production!

**Note: This year, we are hosting Preview Day on a Monday which is when Veterans Day is observed. You may have school or work off and can come join us for the day!!**

Experience (starting at 8:30am):

  • Check-in @ 8am in the Crawford Commons
  • Chapel
  • Campus Tour
  • Sample Class/Parent Panel
  • Lunch in award-winning cafe (students eat free!)
  • Faculty Panel/Student Panel
  • University Programs Fair
  • Admission & Financial Aid info
  • Ask your counselors questions
  • Transfer Panel*

*The Transfer Panel combines Transfer Info Session with Preview Day this season! Enjoy hearing from current students who transferred Jessup and learn how to understand your personalized degree audit!*

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Warrior Visit Day – December 6th, 2019

Want to experience all the Jessup visit has to offer, but in a group setting? RSVP for Warrior Visit Day! Once a month, have the chance to meet other prospective students and spend your day with us! You can experience everything that Jessup Visit has to offer, but ALSO:

  • Coffee with the University President
  • University Choir and Orchestra Rehearsal
    • Interested in participating in music? Come see our award-winning choir!
  • Admissions Presentation and Q&A with a Counselor
  • Dessert with the Admissions team!
  • Optional: Stay overnight in our Residence Halls the night before the event
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Accepted Student Day – April 10th, 2020

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Get a glimpse into the life of a Warrior as we come together for Chapel, a chance to talk to faculty, as well as a free lunch. We also want to take you out on an excursion with other future Warriors around the Rocklin area so be sure to sign up for the adventure that most excites you!

 

Schedule of Events

  • Optional overnight stay with a concert from a Jessup student band!
  • Check-in @ 8:30am – 9:00am
  • Coffee with the University President
  • Chapel
  • Campus Scavenger Hunt (students) or Parent Panel (parents)
  • Celebration Luncheon
  • Programs Fair (Talk to faculty and students in your major!)
  • Excursions around the Rocklin area (students) or Campus Tours
  • Admissions Presentation
  • Optional Appointments or Confirm Your Spot in the Fall class and receive an ID card!

**RSVPs don’t open until later in the year, so check back soon!**

Scholars Event – Application DUE December 1st, 2019

Event Dates: February 6th & 7th, 2020

Compete with your peers for our most distinguished achievement awards where we dress for success and interview with the best in your field of study! Meet with Faculty and Staff of the University for the chance to earn the prestigious William Jessup University Scholar Award for full-tuition and also for our Program Scholar Award for each major!

You can apply to be invited to Scholars Event by doing the following:

  1. Apply to the University (takes ten minutes) at jessup.edu/becomeawarrior
  2. Fill out the Scholars Event application at the button below.
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Counselor Luncheon – October 16th, 2019

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This luncheon is designed for Counselors, Teachers, Career Techs and Staff from High Schools to come experience all that Jessup can offer to their students. You’ll have the opportunity to ask any questions you may have about Jessup University and meet our Admissions Counselors and Faculty to build connections to serve students together.

Experience:

  • Campus Tour (with sneak peak into what Chapel at Jessup looks like!)
  • Welcome
  • Academics Presentation
  • Admissions Presentation
  • Lunch in Crossroads Cafe (free for High School personnel!)

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