Golden Bull Academy is free and reserved for students who have been officially accepted into JCSU. What does this mean? This means that you have a JCSU Student Identification number and an official letter of acceptance from the Office of Admissions. If you have not been fully admitted, then you will need to contact the JCSU Office of Admissions at 704.378.1010.

We are offering GBA sessions on the following dates. You will need to select one session to attend. Each session is limited to 50 students, and their two guests, which will ensure a safe- and service-friendly experience. 

(*Note: We reserve the right to reach out to you and your guests, if a session is completely full by the time you register, to arrange another date): 

  • Session I: Friday, June 18-Saturday, June 19, 2021
  • Session II: Friday, June 25- Saturday, June 26, 2021
  • Session III: Friday, July 9-Saturday, July 10, 2021
  • Session IV: Friday, July 16-Saturday, July 17, 2021
  • Session V: Friday, July 23-Saturday, July 24, 2021
  • *Session VI: Friday, August 13, 2021(*One-day only session, with residence hall move-in scheduled for the evening)

To get started, follow these steps:  

Step #1: Register yourself, and up to two guests

Step #2: Indicate if you will be requesting to reside on campus during GBA. Please note that all students will be responsible for bringing their own bedding/linen and personal hygiene/shower items.  

Off-campus housing options are available for guests

JCSU has negotiated discounted rates with local hotels that are within a reasonable driving distance to the University.

The information on this page is maintained by the Division of Student Affairs. For more information or questions please contact them directly at 704.378.1109.