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  • May 9: Graduate Commencement Ceremony
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Academic Policies

Each student must meet the graduation requirements given in the catalog for the year he/she is admitted or a following year. It is very important that the student keep this catalog for future reference. Refer to your catalog for information on the following academic policies:

  • Academic Standing and Continued Enrollment
    • Academic Good Standing
    • Probation
    • Suspension
    • Dismissal
  • Attendance
  • Auditing
  • Catalog of Record
  • Classification by credit hour
  • Course Adjustment
  • Course Load
  • Confidentiality of Educational Records (FERPA)
  • Credit/No-Credit Course Registration
  • Credit Opportunities
  • Final Examinations
  • Final Examinations Missed Due to Inclement Weather or Emergency
  • Grade Review Procedure
  • Graduation
  • Harassment
  • Honor System
  • Major Information
  • Makeup Days for Classes Missed Due to Inclement Weather or Emergency
  • Misconduct in Research and Other Scholarly Works
  • Non-returning Students and Leave of Absence
  • Prerequisite and Eligibility Requirements
  • Re-entry to the University
  • Registration
  • Student Assessment
  • Semester Honors Lists
  • Student Teaching
  • Transcript
  • Transfer Equivalent Policy for Readmitted Students
  • Transfer of Credit from other Institutions
  • Unit of Credit
  • Undergraduate Grading System
  • Withdrawal from the University

The complete academic regulations governing academic programs, including the requirements for graduation, are more thoroughly stated in the JMU undergraduate catalog or online at www.jmu.edu/catalog.