Bob Jones University

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Bob Jones University
Bob Jones University, Front Campus Fountain.jpg
Front Campus Fountain
Petimus credimus
ChancellorBob Jones III
PresidentStephen Jones
Administrative staff
Studentsc. 3,000
Location, ,

Bob Jones University (BJU) is a private Protestant Christian university in Greenville, South Carolina.[1] The university was founded in 1927 by Bob Jones, Sr. (1883-1968), an evangelist. The school has around 3,000 students attending it, and there are 2,755 undergraduate students attending.[2] Until the 1970s, BJU only allowed white students to attend. Afterwards, it banned interracial dating.[3]

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  1. Bob Jones University Fast Facts
  2. Bob Jones University College Scorecard
  3. "Bob Jones University Apologizes for Its Racist Past". The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education. Retrieved 2020-11-17.

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