JAMES MADISON UNIVERSITY
2000-01 Facts and Figures

History 1908 Established by the Virginia General Assembly as the State Normal and Industrial School for Women at Harrisonburg.
1914 Name changed to The State Normal School for Women at Harrisonburg.
1924 Name changed to the State Teachers College at Harrisonburg.
1938 Name changed to Madison College in honor of the fourth President of the United States.
1966 By action of the Virginia General Assembly, became a coeducational institution.
1977 Name changed to James Madison University.
CAMPUS SIZE 472 acres, including 31 acres at the University Farm.
ACADEMIC
DIVISIONS
College of Arts and Letters
College of Business
College of Education and Psychology
College of Science and Mathematics
College of Integrated Science and Technology
General Education
Graduate School
Continuing Education
BUILDINGS Educational & General (Academic/Administrative)      52
Auxiliary (Campus Center, Recreation, Dining, Cultural, etc) 12
Student Housing  33
Total 97
BUILDINGS UNDER CONSTRUCTION Leeolou Alumni Center
Parking Deck
$3.0 million
$7.5 million
CONVOCATION
CENTER
A 7,600 seat, $10.8 million sports and entertainment arena designed for basketball, concerts, and other sports and entertainment events.
ATHLETIC
PROGRAM
More than 500 student athletes compete in 13 men's and 14 women's sports, including archery, baseball, basketball, cheerleading, fencing, field hockey, football, golf, gymnastics, lacrosse, soccer, swimming/diving, tennis, track/cross-country, volleyball, and wrestling.
STUDENT ENROLLMENT
FALL 2000
Undergraduate
Graduate
Special
Total Enrollment
Full-Time
Part-Time
Male
Female
In-State
Out-of-State
Minority
African American
Resident Population
Percent of Full-Time Undergraduates
13,824
609
528
14,961
13,850
1,111
42%
58%
71%
29%
10%
4%
5,776
43%
ENTERING CLASS
2000
Number Enrolled
Mean SAT Score
3,226
1,171
DEGREES CONFERRED
1999-00
Undergraduate
Graduate
3,082
390
FACULTY & STAFF
FALL 2000
Full-Time Faculty, Adm. & Classified Staff
Full-Time Classified Staff
Full-Time Instructional Faculty
Part-time Instructional Faculty
Average Faculty Salary
Percent Full-Time Tenured Faculty
Percent Full-Time Female Faculty
2,017
1,064
675
259
$57,407
51%
37%
TUITION & FEES
2000-01
In-State
Out-of-State
$4,000
$9,850
ROOM & BOARD
(per year)
Room and Board

$5,290

 

SCHOLARSHIPS & GRANTS
2000-01
Students Receiving Aid
Range of Annual Awards
Total
35% of undergraduate
$250-10,000
$9,348,258
LOANS 2000-01 Students Receiving Aid
Range of Annual Awards
Total

55% of undergraduate
$200-14,415
$29,306,210

 

TOTAL OPERATING BUDGET 2000-01 Educational & General, Auxiliary Enterprises $194,931,143

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