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Student Life

Whether you plan to live in our brand new on-campus student housing  or will commute to campus …. you are sure to enjoy JCC’s vibrant social and cultural campus! 

On the social side, we offer lots of activities that fit a variety of personalities and interests. Big-name concerts and musicians like Theory of a Deadman and Halestorm, popular comedians, cultural performances, presentations by pop icons such as Matt Roloff and PostSecret’s Frank Warren, famous guest speakers such as Danny Glover and Martin Luther King III - it’s all here, right at JCC and chosen by YOU, our students.

There are plenty of opportunities to develop leadership skills. Volunteer in our community and express your creativity through extracurricular involvement in 30+ student clubs and organizations. Plus, JCC has a fitness center, aerobic studio, and over 2 miles of nature trails for walking, running or cross-country skiing. For the adventurous, JCC is not far from year-round activities and attractions in the Adirondacks, Thousand Islands Region and along Lake Ontario.

For athletes, the Cannoneers have an excellent reputation within the Mid-State Athletic Conference of the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) and have soccer (m/w), baseball, basketball (m/w), cross country (M/W), golf (m/w), lacrosse (m/w), softball and volleyball teams. 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.

On the ‘conveniences’ side of campus life, JCC offers many services to make your experience here a good one! We offer: