Campus Queen, King Crowned
New residence halls celebrated
President, Board Chair cut Ribbon to new Dormitories
White House taps Tookes
SGA president named HBCU Scholar
2018 Commencement
Dr. Lester Newman greets Jamie Foxx
Dr. Lester Newman greets Jamie Foxx at the 2018 Commencement

Jarvis Christian College

Mission Statement

Jarvis Christian College is a historically Black liberal arts, associate and baccalaureate, degree-granting institution affiliated with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). The mission of the college is to prepare students intellectually, through academic programs that promote excellence in teaching and learning; socially, through student-centered support programs that encourage positive and constructive communication among peers, faculty, and staff; spiritually, through programs that stimulate spiritual growth and worship; and personally, through interaction that fosters self-development and maturity using different modalities of instructional delivery. The mission further seeks to prepare students for professional and graduate studies, productive careers, and to function effectively in a global and technological society.

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News & Updates

Mr. and Miss Jarvis Christian College Crowned

Tuesday, November 06, 2018

               The stars aligned for LaTerrian Wiley and Issac Bivins Jr. last Saturday in Hawkins.

                Wiley and Bivins were crowned Mr. and Miss Jarvis... Read More

Jarvis holds consecration, grand opening for new dorms

Monday, October 22, 2018

                Rudolph Brooks and other students moved into a new, enriching living experience this fall at Jarvis Christian College.

                “I like it. I... Read More

Jarvis selected as Millennium Campus for Fall 2018

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

                Pilar Makee sees her school when she looks at herself.

                “We are small but mighty,” Makee, a feisty, petite international student... Read More

Jarvis SGA president receives White House Initiative honor

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

De’Janae, Tookes, a senior at Jarvis Christian College, has been named a 2018 HBCU Competitiveness Scholar, the White House Initiative’s highest student recognition.

Tookes, who serves as president of Jarvis’... Read More

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  • Jan
    Drop/Add Ends

  • Jan
    Dr. Martin Luther King Holiday (College Closed)

  • Jan
    12th Class Day (Census Day)

  • Feb
    Last day to apply for May Graduation

  • Feb
    Black History Month Celebration

  • Mar
    Mid-Term Exam Period

  • Mar
    Mid-Term Grades Due

  • Mar
    Spring Break

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Jarvis Christian College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate and baccalaureate degrees. Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Jarvis Christian College.