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Jacksonville University
Established 1934
Type Private
Endowment $23.3 million
President Kerry D. Romesburg
Academic staff 160+
Students 3,600
Undergraduates 3,173
Postgraduates 402
Location Jacksonville, Florida, United States
Colors Forest green and white          
Athletics NCAA Division I
Nickname Dolphins
Mascot Nellie the Dolphin
Website www.ju.edu

Jacksonville University is a private university in Jacksonville, Florida, United States. The university has about 3,600 students. It was founded in 1934. The current president of the university is Kerry D. Romesburg.


The athletics teams of the university are called the Dolphins and they have 20 varsity teams. They compete in the Atlantic Sun Conference.

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