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Madison will update you about JMU people and programs working toward a brighter future. In Madison you will find lots of opportunities to explore, discover and connect with the Madison Experience.

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JMU graduates from around the world are spreading the Madison Experience through social, educational and service events. Get involved in an alumni group near you.

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Community Resource Guide Community Resource Guide
James Madison University offers or is involved with programs that provide services, entertainment and learning opportunities for residents of Harrisonburg and the surrounding counties. Find out more!


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Come out to cheer the JMU Dukes to victory; see the arts like never before at the Forbes Center for the Performing Arts, and explore our public events calendar.


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Considering attending JMU? Be sure to visit and take a tour. Visitation sessions are held throughout the year and a special academic open house is planned for Dec. 4, 2010. Can't visit yet? Then sign up on our prospective student mailing list.

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Explore the Visit JMU website for information on campus and our unique home in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia.