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Aug 25, 2014

Fall

Jan 12, 2015

Spring

May 16, 2015

Summer

Jan 16, 2018 - Jan 16, 2018

Add Drop Deadline Semester and 1st Block

Add Drop Deadline Semester and 1st Block.  Withrawing from a class after the drop deadline results in a W grade and cooresponding tuition charges, if applicable.


Jan 25, 2018 - Jan 25, 2018

Add Departmental Permission - Semester and 1st Block

Add Departmental Permission - Semester and 1st Block


Jan 26, 2018 - Jan 26, 2018

Withdraw from University Deadline

Withdraw from University Deadline - cancellation of tuition charges and refund.  Student must withdraw from all classes to be eligible.


Feb 6, 2018 - Feb 6, 2018

Withdraw deadline for 1st block classes

Withdraw deadline with "W" grade or change a course credit option (inclduing repeats). Student will receive a "W" if they withdraw between last day to add/drop and this date. After this date they will receive an "F" unless other arrangements made with professor.


Feb 6, 2018 - Feb 6, 2018

Student Assessment Day

Spring 2018 Assessment Day is Tuesday, February 6.

Spring 2018 Assessment Day will be held on Tuesday, February 6. All students that have earned between 45 and 70 credits as of the end of the Fall 2017 semester are required to participate.

Assessments begin promptly at 8:00 AM (Session A), 10:45 PM (Session B), and 1:45 PM (Session C), so you should arrive 15 minutes prior to your scheduled time. You have been assigned to a testing location based on the last three digits of your JMU student ID number. To determine the time and location at which you will be completing your assessments, visit https://www.jmu.edu/assessment/Students/aboutAday.shtml

IMPORTANT! Use of any electronic device, such as a cell phone, laptop or tablet, is strictly prohibited. Unless you have been otherwise instructed by a proctor, please turn off your electronic devices and place them out of sight for the duration of the testing session. If you use your cell phone, laptop or tablet at any point during the testing session, you will be dismissed and required to attend a make-up session. Any student found to be in possession of content from the assessment session, which is the property of JMU and the Center for Assessment and Research Studies, may be referred to the Office of Student Accountability and Restorative Practices for violations of the code of student conduct.

If you have additional questions about Assessment Day, please visit https://www.jmu.edu/assessment/Students/aboutAday.shtml or contact assessment@jmu.edu


Feb 27, 2018 - Feb 27, 2018

Last day of class - 1st block

Last day of class - 1st block. Final exam given during last class meeting.


Mar 5, 2018 - Mar 9, 2018

Spring Break

Spring Break. Classes do not meet.


Mar 12, 2018 - Mar 12, 2018

First Day of Classes- 2nd block

First Day of Classes- 2nd block


Mar 16, 2018 - Mar 16, 2018

Withdraw deadline for semester classes

Withdraw deadline with "W" grade or change a course credit option (inclduing repeats). Student will receive a "W" if they withdraw between last day to add/drop and this date. After this date they will receive an "F" unless other arrangements made with professor.


Mar 19, 2018 - Mar 19, 2018

Summer Advance Registration

Summer Advance Registration for 2018 begins.


Mar 19, 2018 - Mar 19, 2018

Add Drop Deadline 2nd Block

Add Drop Deadline 2nd Block.  Withrawing from a class after the drop deadline results in a W grade and cooresponding tuition charges, if applicable.


Mar 28, 2018 - Mar 28, 2018

Add Departmental Permission - 2nd Block

Add Departmental Permission - 2nd Block


Apr 2, 2018 - Apr 2, 2018

Fall Registration Begins

Fall 2018 Registration Begins


Apr 11, 2018 - Apr 11, 2018

Withdraw deadline for 2nd block classes

Withdraw deadline with "W" grade or change a course credit option (inclduing repeats). Student will receive a "W" if they withdraw between last day to add/drop and this date. After this date they will receive an "F" unless other arrangements made with professor.


Apr 12, 2018 - Apr 12, 2018

Incomplete work Fall 2017 due to instructor

Incomplete work Fall 2017 due to instructor


Apr 18, 2018 - Apr 18, 2018

Thesis Due to Graduate School

Comprehensive Assessment results and thesis/research project/dissertation due to the graduate school.


Apr 26, 2018 - Apr 26, 2018

Last day of class - semester and 2nd block

Last day of class - semester and 2nd block


Apr 27, 2018 - May 3, 2018

Final Exams - semester and 2nd block

Final Exams - semester and 2nd block


May 3, 2018 - May 5, 2018

Graduation Ceremonies

Graduation Ceremonies - Graduate ceremony on Thursday, May 3, Undergraduate Main ceremony Friday, May 4, Undergraduate College ceremony Saturday, May 5.

Visit www.jmu.edu/commencement for more information.


May 7, 2018 - May 7, 2018

First Day of Classes - UW1, 4W1, U8W, U10W, 6W1, 12W

First Day of Classes -

Undergraduate
1 week
1st 4 week
8 week
10 week

Graduate
1st 4 week
1st 6 week
12 week


May 7, 2018 - May 7, 2018

Add/Drop Deadline 1 week

Add/Drop Deadline 1 week


May 8, 2018 - May 8, 2018

Add with permission 1 week term deadline

Add with permission 1 week term deadline.


May 9, 2018 - May 9, 2018

Withdrawal deadline for UW1

Withdrawal deadline for UW1. Withdrawal with W grade or change course credit option and repeats.


May 9, 2018 - May 9, 2018

Add Drop Deadline 1st 4 week

Add Drop Deadline 1st 4 week. Last day to withdraw from university with cancellation of tuition charges and refund. W grade will apply after this date.


May 10, 2018 - May 10, 2018

Add/Drop Deadline 1st 6 week GR

Add/Drop Deadline 1st 6 week GR. Last day to withdraw from university with cancellation of tuition charges and refund. W grade will apply after this date.


May 11, 2018 - May 11, 2018

Last Day of Classes -UW1

Last Day of Classes -

Undergraduate
1st week


May 11, 2018 - May 11, 2018

Add with permission 4W1 UG/GR deadline

Add with permission 4W1 UG/GR deadline.


May 11, 2018 - May 11, 2018

Add/Drop Deadline U8W, U10W, 12W

Add/Drop Deadline U8W, U10W, 12W. Last day to withdraw from university with cancellation of tuition charges and refund. W grade will apply after this date.


May 13, 2018 - May 13, 2018

Graduation Application Deadline to the Registrar's Office- December

Graduation Application Deadline to the Registrar's Office- December 2017


May 14, 2018 - May 14, 2018

Add with permission 6W1 GR deadline

Add with permission 6W1 GR deadline


May 16, 2018 - May 16, 2018

Add with permission U8W UG deadline

Add with permission U8W UG deadline


May 18, 2018 - May 18, 2018

Withdrawal deadline for 4W1 UG/GR

Withdrawal deadline for 4W1 UG/GR. Withdraw with W grade or change course credit option and repeats.


May 18, 2018 - May 18, 2018

Add with permission U10W UG deadline

Add with permission U10W UG deadline


May 21, 2018 - May 21, 2018

Add with permission 12W GR deadline

Add with permission 12W GR deadline


May 28, 2018 - May 28, 2018

Withdrawal deadline for 6W1 GR

Withdrawal deadline for 6W1 GR. Withdraw with W grade or change course credit option and repeats.


May 28, 2018 - May 28, 2018

Memorial Day

Memorial Day. Classes do not meet.


Jun 1, 2018 - Jun 1, 2018

Last Day of Classes -4W1 UG and GR

Last Day of Classes -4W1 UG and GR


Jun 4, 2018 - Jun 4, 2018

Withdrawal deadline for U8W UG

Withdrawal deadline for U8W UG. Withdraw with W grade or change course credit option and repeats.


Jun 4, 2018 - Jun 4, 2018

First Day of Classes - 4W2, U6W, 8W

First Day of Classes -

Undergraduate
2nd 4 week
6 week

Graduate
2nd 4 week
8 week


Jun 6, 2018 - Jun 6, 2018

Add/Drop Deadline 2nd 4 week

Add/Drop Deadline 2nd 4 week. Last day to withdraw from university with cancellation of tuition charges and refund. W grade will apply after this date.


Jun 7, 2018 - Jun 7, 2018

Add/Drop Deadline U6W

Add/Drop Deadline U6W. Last day to withdraw from university with cancellation of tuition charges and refund. W grade will apply after this date.


Jun 8, 2018 - Jun 8, 2018

Add with permission 4W2 UG/GR deadline

Add with permission 4W2 UG/GR deadline


Jun 8, 2018 - Jun 8, 2018

Add/Drop Deadline 8W- GR

Add/Drop Deadline 8W- GR. Last day to withdraw from university with cancellation of tuition charges and refund. W grade will apply after this date.


Jun 11, 2018 - Jun 11, 2018

Withdrawal deadline for U10W UG

Withdrawal deadline for U10W UG. Withdraw with W grade or change course credit option and repeats.


Jun 11, 2018 - Jun 11, 2018

Add with permission U6W UG deadline

Add with permission U6W UG deadline


Jun 13, 2018 - Jun 13, 2018

Add with permission 8W GR deadline

Add with permission 8W GR deadline


Jun 15, 2018 - Jun 15, 2018

Withdrawal deadline for 4W2 UG/GR

Withdrawal deadline for 4W2 UG/GR. Withdraw with W grade or change course credit option and repeats.


Jun 15, 2018 - Jun 15, 2018

Last Day of Classes -6W1 GR

Last Day of Classes -6W1 GR


Jun 18, 2018 - Jun 18, 2018

First Day of Classes - 6W2 GR

First Day of Classes -

Graduate
2nd 6 week


Jun 19, 2018 - Jun 19, 2018

Withdrawal deadline for 12W GR

Withdrawal deadline for 12W GR. Withdraw with W grade or change course credit option and repeats.


Jun 21, 2018 - Jun 21, 2018

Add/Drop Deadline 6W2- GR

Add/Drop Deadline 6W2- GR. Last day to withdraw from university with cancellation of tuition charges and refund. W grade will apply after this date.


Jun 25, 2018 - Jun 25, 2018

Add with permission 6W2 GR deadline

Add with permission 6W2 GR deadline


Jun 29, 2018 - Jun 29, 2018

Last Day of Classes -4W2, U8W

Last Day of Classes -

Undergraduate:
2nd 4 week
8 week

Graduate:
2nd 4 week


Jul 2, 2018 - Jul 2, 2018

Withdrawal deadline for 8W GR

Withdrawal deadline for 8W GR. Withdraw with W grade or change course credit option and repeats.


Jul 4, 2018 - Jul 4, 2018

Independence Day

Independence Day. Classes do not meet.


Jul 9, 2018 - Jul 9, 2018

Withdrawal deadline for 6W2 GR

Withdrawal deadline for 6W2 GR. Withdraw with W grade or change course credit option and repeats.


Jul 13, 2018 - Jul 13, 2018

Last Day of Classes -U6W, U10W

Last Day of Classes -

Undergraduate:
6 week
10 week


Jul 25, 2018 - Jul 25, 2018

Withdrawal deadline for U6W UG

Withdrawal deadline for U6W UG. Withdraw with W grade or change course credit option and repeats.


Jul 27, 2018 - Jul 27, 2018

Last Day of Classes -6W2, 8W, 12W

Last Day of Classes -

Graduate:
2nd six week
8 week
12 week


Aug 1, 2018 - Aug 1, 2018

Open Enrollment for Undergraduates

Open Enrollment for Undergraduates


Aug 20, 2018 - Aug 1, 2018

Open Enrollment for Continuing Education

Fall 2018 Open Enrollment for Continuing Education


Aug 24, 2018 - Aug 24, 2018

Fall 2018 Assessment Day - First Year Students

Fall 2018 Assessment Day will be held on Friday, August 24. All first year students are required to participate.

Assessments begin promptly at 9:00 AM (Session A), 12:00 PM (Session B), and 3:00 PM (Session C), so you should arrive 15 minutes prior to your scheduled time. You have been assigned to a testing location based on the last three digits of your JMU student ID number. To determine the time and location at which you will be completing your assessments, visit https://www.jmu.edu/assessment/Students/aboutAday.shtml

IMPORTANT! Use of any electronic device, such as a cell phone, laptop or tablet, is strictly prohibited. Unless you have been otherwise instructed by a proctor, please turn off your electronic devices and place them out of sight for the duration of the testing session. If you use your cell phone, laptop or tablet at any point during the testing session, you will be dismissed and required to attend a make-up session. Any student found to be in possession of content from the assessment session, which is the property of JMU and the Center for Assessment and Research Studies, may be referred to the Office of Student Accountability and Restorative Practices for violations of the code of student conduct.

If you have additional questions about Assessment Day, please visit https://www.jmu.edu/assessment/Students/aboutAday.shtml or contact assessment@jmu.edu


Aug 27, 2018 - Aug 27, 2018

First Day of Classes - Fall Semester and 1st block

First Day of Classes - Fall Semester and 1st block


Sep 4, 2018 - Sep 4, 2018

Add/Drop Deadline semester and 1st block

Add/Drop Deadline semester and 1st block. Withdrawing from a class after the drop deadline results in a W grade and corresponding tuition charges, if applicable.


Sep 13, 2018 - Sep 13, 2018

Add Departmental Permission - Semester and 1st Block

Add Departmental Permission - Semester and 1st Block. Student must register for the course on MyMadison. A permission saves a seat for a student.


Sep 14, 2018 - Sep 14, 2018

Withdrawal from University Deadline

Withdrawal from University Deadline - cancellation of tuition charges and refund.  Student must withdraw from all classes to be eligible.  Must submit a non-returning/LOA notice to be eligible.


Sep 25, 2018 - Sep 25, 2018

Withdrawal deadline for 1st block classes

Withdrawal deadline with "W" grade or change a course credit option (including repeats). Student will receive a "W" if they withdraw between last day to add/drop and this date. After this date they will receive an "F" unless other arrangements made with professor.


Sep 26, 2018

Today

Oct 5, 2018 - Oct 7, 2018

Family Weekend

Family Weekend


Oct 12, 2018 - Oct 12, 2018

Graduation Application Deadline to the advisor- Spring 2019

Graduation Application Deadline to the advisor- May 2019


Oct 12, 2018 - Oct 12, 2018

Last day of class - 1st block

Last day of class - 1st block


Oct 15, 2018 - Oct 15, 2018

First Day of Classes - 2nd Block

First Day of Classes - 2nd Block


Oct 22, 2018 - Oct 22, 2018

Add/Drop Deadline 2nd block

Add/Drop Deadline 2nd block. Withdrawing from a class after the drop deadline results in a W grade and corresponding tuition charges, if applicable.


Oct 25, 2018 - Oct 25, 2018

Withdrawal deadline for semester classes

Withdrawal deadline with "W" grade or change a course credit option (including repeats). Student will receive a "W" if they withdraw between last day to add/drop and this date. After this date they will receive an "F" unless other arrangements made with professor.


Oct 26, 2018 - Oct 28, 2018

Homecoming

Homecoming


Oct 31, 2018 - Oct 31, 2018

Add Departmental Permission - 2nd Block

Add Departmental Permission - 2nd Block. Student must register for the course on MyMadison. A permission saves a seat for a student.


Nov 5, 2018 - Nov 5, 2018

First day of registration for Spring 2019

First day of registration for Spring 2019.


Nov 15, 2018 - Nov 15, 2018

Withdrawal deadline for 2nd block classes

Withdrawal deadline with "W" grade or change a course credit option (including repeats). Student will receive a "W" if they withdraw between last day to add/drop and this date. After this date they will receive an "F" unless other arrangements made with professor.


Nov 15, 2018 - Nov 15, 2018

Graduation Application Deadline to the Registrar - Spring 2019

Graduation Application Deadline to the Registrar - May


Nov 17, 2018 - Nov 25, 2018

Thanksgiving Break

Thanksgiving Break


Nov 26, 2018 - Nov 26, 2018

Incomplete work Spring/Summer 2018 due to instructor

Incomplete work Spring/Summer 2018 due to instructor


Dec 7, 2018 - Dec 7, 2018

Last day of class - semester and 2nd block

Last day of class - semester and 2nd block


Dec 8, 2018 - Dec 14, 2018

Final Exams - semester and 2nd block

Final Exams - semester and 2nd block


Dec 14, 2018 - Dec 15, 2018

Graduation Ceremonies

Graduation Ceremonies - Graduate ceremony on Friday,December 14. Undergraduate ceremony Saturday, December 15.

Visit www.jmu.edu/commencement for more information.



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