WJCU broadcasts from the campus of (W) John Carroll University in University Heights, Ohio near Cleveland. They went on the air at 88.9 FM as WABU in June, 1969 with 10 watts of power. In 1998 they got the WJCU call letters and currently broadcast with 2,500 watts. Between 6AM and 6PM WJCU carries "The Heights," a mixture of community news and Adult Album Alternative music. Specialty programs include shows dedicated to spoken word, movie soundtracks, indie folk, Caribbean music as well as Polish, Hungarian and Armenian shows. Friday night's "Metal on Metal" show has been a fixture on WJCU since 1982.