Welcome to the Pleasant Hill Campus

The Pleasant Hill Campus houses the University’s administrative offices, two libraries and classrooms for its three colleges: the College of Business and Professional Studies, the College of Psychology and Holistic Studies, and the College of Law. The Continuing  Education division also has its main office on the Pleasant Hill campus and offers a wide range of courses for psychologists, MFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and RNs.

100 Ellinwood Way
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
800-696-5358

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday: 9:00 am – 10:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

The campus and its facilities are closed on the following days:

  • New Year’s Day
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  • Presidents Day
  • Memorial Day Weekend
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day Weekend
  • Veterans Day
  • Thanksgiving Day Weekend
  • JFKU Midwinter Break

100 Ellinwood Way, Pleasant Hill, CA, USA

Pleasant Hill BART Station

Trains from northeast and southwest arrive:

  • Every 5-10 minutes, 7:00 am to 9:00 am
  • Every 15 minutes, 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
  • Every 5 to 10 minutes, 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

For more information, visit the BART website or 511.org.

JFK University offers a free shuttle van service between the Pleasant Hill BART station and the campus.  The shuttle schedule Monday through Friday is:

Leave JFKU Leave BART
7:45 am 8:05 am
8:25 am 8:40 am
3:15 pm 3:35 pm
3:50 pm 4:10 pm
5:15 pm 5:35 pm
6:15 pm 6:35 pm
10:10 pm

The van will be parked at the front entrance of the University’s Pleasant Hill campus at the times listed above. At BART, the van will be parked right outside the station.

Bus Service

Contra Costa County Connection – Route 9. The bus arrives at JFK University on average, once per hour each direction. There is no bus service after the stated hours or on the weekends. For the most up to date schedules contact Contra Costa County transit information (route 109) at (925) 676-7500 or visiting the Contra Costa County Connection website.

JFK University students and staff can ride Route 9 free by displaying their JFK University student or employee ID card. You may obtain ID cards in the Registration office.

Parking

Please park your car in the JFK University parking lots. They are located on the North, South, and East sides of the building at 100 Ellinwood Way. There is no street parking on Ellinwood Way.

Transit Incentives

511 Contra Costa offers a variety of incentive programs and promotions for using public transit, carpooling/ridesharing, bicycling and walking. Find more information at www.511contracosta.org/promotions.

The University has computer labs located at the Pleasant Hill, Berkeley, and San Jose Campuses. Each lab contains computers, printers, and software for word processing and internet access, in addition to software and other equipment relevant for the classes being taught at the campus where the computer lab is located. Please read our lab policies before visiting the labs.

Sunday: Noon – 5:30 pm
Monday: 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Tuesday: 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Thursday: 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Friday: 1:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Saturday: Noon – 5:30 pm

For staff support hours or for an appointment, please call 925-969-3472.

Pleasant Hill Campus
Location: 2nd Floor, North
925-969-3472

The John F. Kennedy University Libraries

The collections of the University libraries and Learning Resource Centers number more than 100,000 volumes and 1,000 print journals and include access to over 10,000 full-text journal titles. The holdings of all libraries are reflected in the online catalog. JFK University faculty, students, alumni, and staff in good standing with the library have access and borrowing privileges at all libraries. Alumni are eligible for a complimentary library card. The libraries are open to the general public for onsite use of library materials and services. To better serve our student population With better access and Library hours The Robert M. Fisher Library and the Law Library have been combined in one space.

Robert M. Fisher Library

The Robert M. Fisher Library (Pleasant Hill Campus) is the University’s central library, with an extensive collection of online resources.  Learn More.

Law Library

The Law Library is based on the Pleasant Hill campus and meets the requirements of the Committee of Bar Examiners of The State Bar of California. The librarians and their assistants offer individualized research assistance.  Learn more about the resources available through the Law Library

Library Hours

Monday – Thursday 9:30 am – 9:00 pm
Friday 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Closed on JFKU holidays:

  •   New Year’s Day
  •   Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  •   Memorial Day
  •   Independence Day
  •   Labor Day
  •   Veterans Day
  •   Thanksgiving Weekend
  •   JFKU Midwinter Break

Location

The Pleasant Hill Campus houses the University’s administrative offices, two libraries and classrooms for its three colleges: the College of Business and Professional Studies, the College of Psychology and Holistic Studies, and the College of Law. The Continuing  Education division also has its main office on the Pleasant Hill campus and offers a wide range of courses for psychologists, MFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and RNs.

100 Ellinwood Way
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
800-696-5358

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday: 9:00 am – 10:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

The campus and its facilities are closed on the following days:

  • New Year’s Day
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  • Presidents Day
  • Memorial Day Weekend
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day Weekend
  • Veterans Day
  • Thanksgiving Day Weekend
  • JFKU Midwinter Break

100 Ellinwood Way, Pleasant Hill, CA, USA

Transportation

Pleasant Hill BART Station

Trains from northeast and southwest arrive:

  • Every 5-10 minutes, 7:00 am to 9:00 am
  • Every 15 minutes, 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
  • Every 5 to 10 minutes, 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

For more information, visit the BART website or 511.org.

JFK University offers a free shuttle van service between the Pleasant Hill BART station and the campus.  The shuttle schedule Monday through Friday is:

Leave JFKU Leave BART
7:45 am 8:05 am
8:25 am 8:40 am
3:15 pm 3:35 pm
3:50 pm 4:10 pm
5:15 pm 5:35 pm
6:15 pm 6:35 pm
10:10 pm

The van will be parked at the front entrance of the University’s Pleasant Hill campus at the times listed above. At BART, the van will be parked right outside the station.

Bus Service

Contra Costa County Connection – Route 9. The bus arrives at JFK University on average, once per hour each direction. There is no bus service after the stated hours or on the weekends. For the most up to date schedules contact Contra Costa County transit information (route 109) at (925) 676-7500 or visiting the Contra Costa County Connection website.

JFK University students and staff can ride Route 9 free by displaying their JFK University student or employee ID card. You may obtain ID cards in the Registration office.

Parking

Please park your car in the JFK University parking lots. They are located on the North, South, and East sides of the building at 100 Ellinwood Way. There is no street parking on Ellinwood Way.

Transit Incentives

511 Contra Costa offers a variety of incentive programs and promotions for using public transit, carpooling/ridesharing, bicycling and walking. Find more information at www.511contracosta.org/promotions.

Computer Lab Hours

The University has computer labs located at the Pleasant Hill, Berkeley, and San Jose Campuses. Each lab contains computers, printers, and software for word processing and internet access, in addition to software and other equipment relevant for the classes being taught at the campus where the computer lab is located. Please read our lab policies before visiting the labs.

Sunday: Noon – 5:30 pm
Monday: 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Tuesday: 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Thursday: 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Friday: 1:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Saturday: Noon – 5:30 pm

For staff support hours or for an appointment, please call 925-969-3472.

Pleasant Hill Campus
Location: 2nd Floor, North
925-969-3472

Libraries

The John F. Kennedy University Libraries

The collections of the University libraries and Learning Resource Centers number more than 100,000 volumes and 1,000 print journals and include access to over 10,000 full-text journal titles. The holdings of all libraries are reflected in the online catalog. JFK University faculty, students, alumni, and staff in good standing with the library have access and borrowing privileges at all libraries. Alumni are eligible for a complimentary library card. The libraries are open to the general public for onsite use of library materials and services. To better serve our student population With better access and Library hours The Robert M. Fisher Library and the Law Library have been combined in one space.

Robert M. Fisher Library

The Robert M. Fisher Library (Pleasant Hill Campus) is the University’s central library, with an extensive collection of online resources.  Learn More.

Law Library

The Law Library is based on the Pleasant Hill campus and meets the requirements of the Committee of Bar Examiners of The State Bar of California. The librarians and their assistants offer individualized research assistance.  Learn more about the resources available through the Law Library

Library Hours

Monday – Thursday 9:30 am – 9:00 pm
Friday 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Closed on JFKU holidays:

  •   New Year’s Day
  •   Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  •   Memorial Day
  •   Independence Day
  •   Labor Day
  •   Veterans Day
  •   Thanksgiving Weekend
  •   JFKU Midwinter Break