| James Madison University's mission, vision and values
statements reaffirm the university's long-time commitment to
meeting the needs of its students. In one simple sentence the mission states
JMU's commitment to the country and society.
We are a community committed to preparing students
to be educated and enlightened citizens
who lead productive and meaningful lives.
To be the leading comprehensive university.
Our student-centered community values excellence,
integrity and mutual respect.