About James Madison University

James Madison University offers each student a future of significance — not an education of mere prestige, but an extraordinary education of exceptional scholarship, inventive thinking, unparalleled attention to the world community, a university-wide enthusiasm for teaching, and a commitment to student success.


James Madison University welcomes the class of 2019

James Madison University is excited to welcome the class of 2019 to campus this month. The incoming freshman class represents an accomplished, diverse group of individuals who hail from more than 30 states, the District of Columbia and more than 30 countries around the world.

10 days ago

Vienna's Crandall receives scholarship from NOAA

Amanda Crandall, a junior from Vienna, has received an Ernest F. Hollings scholarship from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

26 days ago

JMU student Baxter is Governor's Fellow

Ian Baxter of Richmond, Virginia, a James Madison University political science major, is one of 34 participants in the 2015 Governor's Fellows Program in Virginia.

3 months ago

Fulbright award takes JMU grad Brady to Mexico

James D. Brady, a May graduate of James Madison University, was selected to receive a Fulbright U.S. Student Program grant to teach in Mexico during the 2015-16 academic year.

3 months ago

JMU announces 2015 spring graduates

James Madison University is pleased to announce the following students who graduated during the May 8, 2015 commencement exercises.

about 1 month ago