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Jackson State University

1400 J R Lynch St, Jackson, MS 39217-0001
+1 601-979-2281
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Historic Black University

the home of sonic boom, great marching band. great black university, member of swac, three time... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2017
robwebst1
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Little Rock, Arkansas
Glad to see the positive growth at my School

As an Alumni, it was great to see the campus after so many years. It has grown for the better and... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2016
Stacey T
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
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1400 J R Lynch St, Jackson, MS 39217-0001
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+1 601-979-2281
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

the home of sonic boom, great marching band. great black university, member of swac, three time champion sports university. show place for many famous african americn in history books.

Thank robwebst1
Reviewed 20 November 2016

As an Alumni, it was great to see the campus after so many years. It has grown for the better and is simply beautiful. The bookstore is staffed beyond your needs and the staff was very nice. The new dorms and the layout of the...More

Thank Stacey T
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We ate at the student union. We were totally surptised at the delicious home cooked seafood meal of crab clusters with a large helping of sides. There was no institutional taste to this meal. It seemed to have been prepared with love.

1  Thank glassman15
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The ballrooms in the campus Union are excellent facilities to hold meetings and accommodate large groups. Parking however is problematic at this building.

Thank Busy-Bee404
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Our experience at Jackson State University was wonderful. I look forward to coming back again. The staff and current students were warm and welcoming to us and our daughter. I think she will do well here.

1  Thank Cassandra W
Reviewed 26 October 2015

seems like they really have a vested interest in student, took the time to show us around. daughter was very impressed. registration office was very helpful and so was admissions. many programs and resources in place to ensure student success.

Thank laytonjo
Reviewed 7 September 2015

I have not been in Jackson for a few years and have not been to the JSU campus for several years. I had some free time and decided to drive by. I must say that I was very happy with what I saw. Both my...More

Thank jaytam
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

This is my alma mater. It's a great school to attend. It's not perfect but there are forest opportunities for quality learning, study abroad programs or graduate school.

Thank PrestonRobinsonIII
Reviewed 8 July 2015

This is my alma mater. I absolutely loved my college life and feel that I received a great education here. I actively participate in football activities during the season. Its the time where Jackson comes alive and brings money to our city.

1  Thank Jaunine N
Reviewed 2 July 2015

I was a student at Jackson State years ago and I can honestly say they continue to improve the campus and facilities over the years. The campus is beautiful with all the amenities needed for a child in college. There's an Apple Store, multiple restaurants...More

1  Thank Lynn M
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