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UNDERGRADUATE APPLICATION

The Centennial Scholars Program (CSP) would like to thank you for your interest in our academic support program.

The Centennial Scholars Program undergraduate application will be available on January 20 - March 6, 2015, for incoming freshmen and transfer students who are interested in applying to the program for the Fall 2015 semester.

Please Note:
Admission to JMU is a requirement to be considered as a candidate for the Centennial Scholars Program. All students must submit an application to the JMU Office of Admissions by the deadline dates stipulated on their website (www.jmu.edu/admissions).

In addition, all students interested in participating in CSP must submit the online “Undergraduate Application” during the application period and complete the 2015-16 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by the March 1st priority deadline.

What Happens After Applying

Once your application has been received you will receive a receipt notification at the email address listed on your application within 72 business hours of receipt. This email will contain instructions about further procedures, processes, and potential interview information.

Please Note: 
Students who meet the pre-verification eligibility requirements must participate in the “Mandatory” physical on-campus interview process.

Program Benefits

  • Financial aid that covers tuition, room and board (14-meal plan). 
  • Special academic support
  • Opportunity for mentoring with a faculty member
  • Opportunity for peer mentoring
  • Community service
  • Specialized workshops covering various topics

GRADUATE APPLICATION

The CSP graduate application will also be available on our site on January 20 - March 6, 2015, for 1st-year graduate students who are interested in applying to the program for the Fall 2015 semester.

Please Note:
Admission into the Graduate School and acceptance into a graduate program is required to be considered as a candidate for the Centennial Scholars Program.

To learn more about the CSP GA role please review the Graduate Mentor Responsibilities.

What Happens After Applying

Once your application has been received you will receive an email notification to the email address listed on your application within 72 business hours of receipt.  This email will contain instructions about further procedures, processes, and potential interview information.

Please Note: 
All applicants must participate in the “Mandatory” physical on-campus interview process.

If you have any additional questions or have submitted an application and have not received a receipt notification, please contact the Centennial Scholars Program Office at 540-568-2803 or at centscholars@jmu.edu during the application period.