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“We are committed to helping students Thrive Spiritually, receive a Quality Liberal Arts Education, and be Exceptionally Employable.”

Opened in 2016, Jessup's state of the art Sunset Residence Halls serve as a place or rest, worship and community.


William Jessup University is a nationally ranked Christian university in the heart of Northern California. It maintains the highest academic standards and is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges WSCUC (WASC).  Additionally, Jessup is ABHE Accredited.


Jessup’s esteemed professors hold doctorates from some of the world’s leading research universities, such as Cambridge, MIT, Cornell, Stanford and Oxford. A 15-to-1 student-faculty ratio allows students to receive personal attention and mentoring.

Biblical Integration

Jessup prepares students to “think biblically about everything,” which is why all undergraduates complete 30 credits of Bible and theology classes — qualifying most students for a minor in biblical and theological studies.


Jessup’s main campus in Rocklin, CA is a 2 hour drive from the heart the beauty of both Lake Tahoe and the Pacific Ocean.  Located 30 miles from California’s Capitol city, Jessup is in the center of it all. San Francisco, Silicon Valley and has a thriving local church community.


Jessup puts the safety of its students and faculty at the center of all conversations. With a dedicated campus safety and security, state of the art networks and badge systems, its easy to see what Jessup consistently rated as a safe campus.

Financial Aid

Jessup distributes more than $30 million in scholarships each year to students, and about 84 percent of Jessup students receive some form of aid. Student affordability is the highest priority in the university’s current $180 million fundraising campaign.


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Learn how Jessup started as a small bible college in the California Bay are to the fast growing University it is today.
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President’s Office

Dr. John Jackson joined William Jessup University as its Sixth President in March 2011. Learn more about his goals and prayers for Jessup are.
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Consumer Information

General information related to William Jessup University programs, tuition, fees, financial aid, student records, registration, health, safety and security as required by the The Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA) of 2008 .
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On this page find links to various support options. From Jessup internal help desk to marketing and event support.
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