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Welcome to James Madison University!

Congratulations for choosing JMU to be your home for the next few years! We hope that you are looking forward to your experience at JMU and that you plan to join the Marching Royal Dukes.

After acceptance to the university, you should receive an e-mail by the end of May from the JMU Admissions Office inviting you to join the Dukes. Included will be important information about our season and a link to our online registration form. If you are interested in joining the band, you simply visit the ONLINE REGISTRATION site, and sign up.

During your summer orientation, please make sure to inform your Academic Adviser of your interest in joining the MRDs, and they will help you sign up for the class, MUAP237 - Section 0003.

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CURRENT JMU STUDENTS

If you are a CURRENT JMU STUDENT and would like to join the MRD's, please visit the Prospective Member page.


STUDENTS ATTENDING BRCC, Eastern Mennonite Univ., or Bridgewater College:

If you are attending BRCC, EMU, or BC and want to be a part of the JMU Marching Royal Dukes:

FOR THE 2018 SEASON ALL NON-JMU STUDENTS WILL BE PLACED ON A WAITING LIST.

  1. Complete the MRD NEW MEMBER FORM (above)
  2. After you submit your application, you will receive a confirmation.
  3. If you are selected for membership (after July 1, 2018), you will receive information via email about enrolling for the class.

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