Skip to main content
Founders' Day 2021

Founders' Day 2021

Join us as we celebrate the 135th anniversary of JCU's founding. While this year we will celebrate virtually, we still will honor its Jesuit heritage and how it inspires individuals to excel in learning, leadership, and service in their communities.

St Ignatius Statue at dusk with flowers in front of statue

The History of John Carroll University

Established in a humble wood-framed building in Ohio City, JCU has grown into an institution that educates its students to become change agents and leaders in our society.

JCU Campus Being Built

John Carroll University - A History Through Photos