Welcome to Spring 2019 Semester at JCU

The John Cabot University community is pleased to welcome new and returning students to our Spring 2019 semester. There are over 1260 enrolled undergraduate freshmen, transfer students, study abroad students, gap year students, and freshmen abroad.

Spring 2019 Orientation Leaders

Spring 2019 Orientation Leaders

New degree-seeking students come from 15 U.S. states including Arkansas, California, Florida, New Jersey, and New York.

67 countries are also represented in the new degree-seeking student cohort and include Austria, Egypt, Eritrea, Germany, Ghana, India, Israel, Italy, Kenya, Mexico Mozambique, Panama, Romania, Russian Federation, United Arab Emirates, and the United States of America.

Visiting students come from 116 universities in 42 U.S. states and 7 countries including Armenia, Australia, France, Italy, Nigeria, and Thailand.

All students help JCU fulfill its mission of fostering intercultural dialogue and inclusion as they benefit from an international American liberal arts education enriched by the vibrant cultural heritage of Rome.

During this week’s five-day Orientation, students and families participate in multiple events including:

– Welcome sessions designed to introduce them to the University and the urban campus
– Family Orientation Sessions
– Guided tours of the Eternal City and Navigation 101
– Safety Sessions and Immigration steps
– Housing and Residential Life workshops
– Registration for cultural and outdoor Activities and Trips

– Signing up for Clubs and OrganizationsCommunity Service  opportunities and Athletics 

The JCU community welcomes all new and returning students and wishes everyone a great semester!