Jacksonville University is one of the sixty-six private, not-for-profit 4-year colleges in Florida. The campus is located in an urban area, in Jacksonville.
According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 4,222 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 576 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 409 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 71%). Every year 43% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.