New Website!

Posted on: April 22, 2013

Drumrolllll…we are excited to announce that JIU has a brand new website! We have listened to your feedback and hope that this new site will improve navigation and usability for you, our users. We have been working hard over the past several months to upgrade the site and now that it is up and running we’d love to give you a virtual tour of some of the new and improved features!

  1. Improved navigation — Now you may search by School of Education or School of Business, by career, or by degree offerings. Learning about your academic options at JIU just became much easier! Once you have selected a degree program, the admissions requirements and course info will automatically populate the page allowing you to find all the information you need with just a couple of clicks.
  2. Step-by-step Guide to Financial Aid — We know, financial aid is difficult to navigate, even if you are a rocket scientist. With our new step-by-step guide to financial aid, you will be able navigate through the process with ease! No forgotten forms, no back-tracking. It is now as easy as 1, 2, 3!
  3. Community Page — Check out this cool new tab and get to know your JIU family. We may be a virtual campus, but we are still connected! The Community Page is place where you can watch videos from your fellow students and read success stories from JIU alumni. Take a moment to meet some of your professors, or catch up on the latest JIU news by browsing our live social media feed. Ever wondered where your classmates live? Our “Where in the World is JIU?” map shows you where your classmates and professors are living and traveling around the world! Check out their photos…and then send us one of your own!

Come visit the new site soon, we hope you like it!