About Jamestown Community College

Come as you are. Leave as you want to be.

Welcome to Jamestown Community College! We are eager to share with you all that JCC has to offer at our locations in Jamestown, Olean, and Dunkirk.

At JCC, you can take courses to graduate job-ready or transfer into bachelor's degree programs. JCC also offers dual enrollment opportunities for high school students, applied learning possibilities, customized training for business and industry, and workforce readiness programs. JCC faculty and staff bring a wealth of knowledge and experience, and care deeply about your success.

Our learning spaces, from smart classrooms to science labs and music studios to libraries, are exceptional. It's easy to get involved in student clubs, NJCAA athletics, and more.

We strive to be on the cutting edge of learning by intently listening to our partners and exploring new, innovative ways to better meet the needs of the communities we serve in southwestern New York. Check out JCC’s social media channels for updates as JCC adds new in-demand programs and services.

Come as you are. Leave as you want to be.


Daniel DeMarte, Ed.D.
President of Jamestown Community College

Daniel DeMarte stands on campus

JCC locations

Founded in 1950, Jamestown Community College was the first community college certified in the State University of New York system. JCC offers courses on the Jamestown Campus in Jamestown, NY, and Cattaraugus County Campus in Olean, NY. JCC also offers courses at the North County Center in Dunkirk, NY.

Jamestown Campus

525 Falconer Street, P.O. Box 20 | Jamestown, NY 14702-0020
716.338.1000 or 1.800.388.8557 | campus map | campus hours

About the Jamestown Campus

On-campus housing for more than 300 students is available in Hillside Suites, three suite-style residence halls.

The Hamilton Collegiate Center houses the admissions and financial aid offices as well as the Counseling and Career Center, Campus Store, Student Union, Artworks, and cafeteria.

The Hultquist Library combines over 55,000 print materials and audiovisual tools with study areas and instructional resources. A computerized catalog and circulation system complement a professional staff focused on meeting student needs. The building also contains classrooms, a tutorial center, computer labs, theatre, distance learning classroom, and faculty offices.

Additional classrooms are located in the Sheldon Center, along with a computer center, physics labs and classrooms, music department, Weeks Gallery, Weeks Reception Hall, and Scharmann Theatre, which serves as the site for a variety of student and professional cultural events and lectures. It is also home to JCC's top-ranked nursing program and its classrooms and labs. Student computer resources include 450 computers.

A gymnasium, indoor track, Life Fitness center, racquetball courts, and swimming pools make JCC's Physical Education Complex one of the most well-equipped facilities in the region. It's also the home of Jayhawk Athletics.

The Katharine Jackson Carnahan Center features Workforce Readiness, which includes computer labs, a theatre, and classrooms designed for short-term training. It also houses the Small Business Development Center, which serves both start-up and established businesses in the area, and the Chautauqua County Law Enforcement Academy.

JCC's LEED certified gold-rated Science Center provides classroom and lab facilities for biology, biotechnology, chemistry, environmental science, and geology courses.

The Roger Tory Peterson Institute, located on Curtis Street, complements JCC’s outstanding science education facilities and programs. The institute’s mission is to honor and continue the work of acclaimed Jamestown-born naturalist Roger Tory Peterson to foster understanding, appreciation, and protection of the natural world.

Cattaraugus County Campus

260 North Union Street, P.O. Box 5901 | Olean, NY 14760-5901
716.376.7500 or 1.800.388.8557 | campus map | campus hours

About the Cattaraugus County Campus

Jamestown Community College's Cattaraugus County Campus is situated in downtown Olean in the foothills of the Allegheny Mountains. 

The Allied Health and Science Center includes a state-of-the-art nursing laboratory; classrooms; biology, chemistry and physics laboratories; faculty offices; and distance learning and smart classrooms.

College Center features a student union, campus store, student lounge, community room, cafeteria, art gallery, information desk, board room/teleconference room, and seminar room. Student services offices — campus life, admissions, financial aid, registration, business, counseling and career center, health center — are also located in the building, as well as administrative offices.

Cutco Theater is a multipurpose facility and includes a 190-seat theater which accommodates theater and music performances as well as lectures and training programs. The adjacent Magnano Reception Room, with complete kitchen facilities, makes the area ideal for college and community events.

The Library and Liberal Arts Center houses the campus library, faculty offices, classrooms, and offices for Empire State College and Houghton College's PACE program.

The Technology Building includes the Learning Center which offers tutoring and individualized learning skills assessment and assistance, computer lab, study areas, reserved materials, textbooks available for student use, and services and adaptive equipment for students with disabilities. In addition, the building includes computer labs, classrooms, and faculty offices.

The Dresser-Rand Training and Conference Center, located in an historic railroad depot, includes classrooms, conference/seminar rooms, theatre, and a computer lab.

The Manufacturing Technology Institute features classrooms, light duty and computer-aided design labs, and Workforce Readiness facilities.

The Olean Family YMCA/JCC Physical Education Center, located at 1101 Wayne St., is home to the college's physical education courses, intramural sport activities, and special events, including the campus’ annual commencement ceremony. The facility includes multipurpose Cutco Court, an aerobic studio, aquatic center, climbing wall, jogging/walking track, racquetball court, and wellness center.

North County Center

10807 Bennett Road | Dunkirk, NY 14048
716.363.6500 | campus map | campus hours

About the North County Center

Located in Dunkirk, New York, JCC's North County Center offers a full range of credit and non-credit courses as well as training services to area businesses and industries.

The facility includes computer labs, counseling services, electronic library, distance learning capability, bookstore, student lounge, and classrooms. A campus life program and a beautiful campus combine to create the true collegiate environment.

North County students often arrange their schedules to attend some classes at the center and others at the Jamestown Campus, just 40 minutes south of Dunkirk.

Warren Center

589 Hospital Drive | Warren, PA 16365
716.338.1000 or 1.800.388.8557

Community initiatives through JCC

Jamestown Community College partners with area organizations and businesses to provide resources throughout the community.

Initiatives include:

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Contact JCC

Jamestown Campus
525 Falconer Street
Jamestown, NY 14702


Cattaraugus County Campus
260 North Union Street
Olean, NY 14760


North County Center
10807 Bennett Road
Dunkirk, NY 14048