Campus & Student Life at Bob Jones University

Home to about 2,639 undergraduates in 2020, Bob Jones University is a small, private university located in Greenville, South Carolina. This urban setting might be best suited for students who like the fast-paced city life. Please note, some classes/degrees offered by Bob Jones University can be taken “online” so keep that in mind when reviewing this report. For more context, you might also check out our Bob Jones University Guide to Distance and Online Learning.

Bob Jones University is a Evangelical Christian Affiliated Faith-Based Institution.

Faith-based colleges and universities like Bob Jones University typically have similar core requirements and offerings to secular institutions but likely require undergraduates to take some religious studies.

If a Evangelical Christian enhanced curriculum interests you, check out our ranking of The Best Evangelical Christian Colleges and Universities.

Bob Jones University Has a Disability Services Site

For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Bob Jones University Disability Services.

Bob Jones University for the Military

While not a "service academy", Bob Jones University does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit Bob Jones University Veteran Services . For more information, check out our Bob Jones University for Veterans Guide.

Bob Jones University offers On-Campus Day Care

For students with young families, Bob Jones University does offer some day care. Programs like this are often in very high demand, so be sure to inquire as soon as you can.

Freshmen Living Arrangements at Bob Jones University

Bob Jones University offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.

Freshmen Living Arrangements at Bob Jones University

* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.

Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Bob Jones University

Bob Jones University has a comparatively small, student body. There were 2,639 undergraduates in 2020. Full-time attendance was 2,295 (87.0%). Part-time attendance was 344 (13.0%).


Bob Jones University is Ranked #387 for Overall Diversity

Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Bob Jones University receives top marks for overall diversity. We rank Bob Jones University #387 out of 3,451.

The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.

Overall Diversity at Bob Jones University

You can learn more about the diversity of the student body at Bob Jones University by looking closer at the ethnic,  genderage, and geographic diversity metrics from the Bob Jones University Diversity Guide.

Bob Jones University Competes in the NCCAA

We wanted to tell you about student athletes at Bob Jones University, but that information was not available.

For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Bob Jones University Athletics

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