Student Life
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Student Life

Welcome to Jefferson where you will find an outstanding college experience both in and outside of the classroom. Whether you plan to live in our new on-campus student housing or will commute to campus, we are certain you will both enjoy and learn from Jefferson’s vibrant student life programs and diverse student body. 

Get Involved

With a variety of student clubs, intramurals, leadership opportunities and 13 athletic teams, you have the opportunity to be active, get involved, make new friends and develop as a student and a leader.  

Student Activities and Inclusion have so much to offer our students - whether you live off or on campus.  Our staff is here to bring lively events to campus, spark meaningful dialogue with students, and make sure we have an inclusive campus that celebrates diversity. Visit our webpage for a list of active clubs, upcoming events, and opportunities to get involved on campus.

For fans and athletes, the Cannoneers have an excellent reputation with the Mid-State Athletic Conference of the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA)

  • Baseball
  • Basketball (m/w)
  • Cross country (m/w),
  • Golf (m/w)
  • Lacrosse (m/w)
  • Softball
  • Soccer (m/w)
  • Volleyball

We’ve won over 18 championships and more than twenty of our top athletes have been recognized as All-Americans. Many continue their athletic careers at four-year colleges and are proud to have been a part of the Cannoneer nation.

Jefferson offers many services and programs to make the student experience here on campus exceptional

Of course we know it's not all about fun and games.  In addition to all that you WANT in your college experience, we also have the services you NEED.

Academic Support
Campus Safety & Security
Career Counseling 
Health & Wellness
Job Placement 
Meal Plan