July Royal Welcome: July 20-21, 2023


Note: New students will stay in our residence halls. Linens will be provided, but you will need to bring a pillow. Parents who aren’t local will need to make housing arrangements at a local hotel.

3:30-5:00 p.m. – Registration (Marble Hallway)
5:00 p.m. – Welcome (PW Auditorium)
5:15 p.m. – Dinner (Gally Commons Dining Room)
6:00 p.m. – Evening events

8:00 a.m.– Breakfast (Gally Commons)
9:00 a.m.– Your Place in Johnson University’s History and Mission (PW Auditorium)
9:45 a.m. – Morning events
12:00 p.m. – Lunch & Work-Study Expo (Gally Commons PDR)
1:30 p.m. – Unlocking Academics (PW Auditorium)
2:00 p.m. – Afternoon events
3:00 p.m. – Genesis Weekend: What to Expect (Gally Commons PDR)

Register here!

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Important Dates


July 15: Student Account statements available online

July 20-21: Royal Welcome

August 1: Student Life Forms are due

August 15: Student account payments due (Fall athletes’ accounts are due before arriving on campus)

August 18: Residence halls open for new students

August 18-20: Genesis Weekend (New Student Orientation)

August 21: Classes begin

JU Mission and Academics

Click here for a full list of majors available at Johnson University Tennessee!


Student Services

Visit the sections below for quick access to all the information you need!

How do I . . .

Have a question that isn’t answered anywhere else? Check this list!


One to two weeks before Genesis Weekend, you may:

  • Pick up your mailroom key (before 2:00 p.m.)
  • Get your Student ID in the Student Life office (Click here to submit your photo for your ID and allow three to four days to process it.)
  • Pick up a vehicle decal in the Student Life office (Register your vehicle in the Portal. Please allow three to four days to process it.)
  • Pick up books from the Shipping Office

Contact if you have questions.


Learn more about student events and make new friends! SGA offers a variety of activities throughout the school year. Connect online to stay updated on the latest news.

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Classes and Textbooks

Johnson University Online BookstoreTextbooks are available, with free shipping, from our online bookstore at JohnsonU.Ecampus.com.

  • Order textbooks online 24/7
  • Customer service available via phone, email, or chat
  • Return books up to 30 days after the start of class
  • Cash back for textbooks at the end of each semester
  • Large selection of new, used, rental, eBook, and marketplace inventory

Questions? Call 859-209-6958 or .