Get social at JWU

More than 9,900 JWU students live, work and play in Providence’s dynamic city center. Life at our flagship campus is nonstop, with:

  • 100+ student-run clubs and organizations
  • Social events like Wildcat 5K After Dark, Spirit Week, comedians, bands + world-class speakers
  • 24 varsity sports competing at NCAA Division III level

The city is equally vibrant, with a thriving arts and music scene, professional sports and access to 400 miles of nearby coastline.

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Campus + Student Services
  • Hanging out in front of McNulty Hall in Providence.
    Residential Life

    Choose from 13 residence halls, with housing options ranging from suites to apartment-style living. More than 50% of our students live on campus!

  • Wildcat Willie grabbing a healthy salad at Market Place.
    Our dining locations offer something for everyone, whether you’re craving a sit-down meal, grab-and-go snack or Starbucks fix.
  • Students cheering on the Wildcats at a game.
    Clubs + Orgs

    Do what you love at JWU! Choose from 100+ student clubs ranging from Ad Club to Anime, ballroom dancing to Quidditch. It’s easy to start your own, too.

  • Student receiving academic tutoring.
    Academic + Financial Services

    Essential resources at your fingertips, from how to find scholarships and academic support to where to buy books for tomorrow’s class.

  • Giraffe-spotting on a Study Abroad safari.
    Study Abroad

    Imagine studying eco-tourism in Costa Rica or learning fashion design in Paris. Choose from 40+ Study Abroad programs across 6 continents.

  • Student making a business presentation.
    Career Services

    At JWU, we’re dedicated to building careers. Our wide range of services is designed to help you develop the skills to compete in the global economy.