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Summer Springboard Info

Welcome to all of our new dukes and their families! Summer Springboard Orientation is officially here!

Orientation Schedule:

7:30—8:15 a.m.

First-year students check in at Transitions (Warren Hall, Second Floor)

  • Have your photo taken for your JAC
  • Receive your Orientation materials
  • Get more information about The Madison Collaborative

8 a.m.

  • Centennial Scholars Meeting (only for admitted students and family)
  • ROTC meeting (for admitted and interested students)

8:45 a.m.

  • Attend the invigorating University Welcome
  • Meet the Orientation Peer Advisers

9:30 a.m.

  • Meet with your OPA
  • College meetings
  • Making good decisions at JMU

11:30 a.m.

  • Enjoy lunch with your OPA

1:45–5:30 p.m.

  • Academic Advising
  • Schedule adjustment if needed
  • Also, Frederikson Hall will be open from 4 to 5 for tours. There will also be ORL staff there ready to answer all of your Residence Life questions!

What to bring:

  • You'll be taking your JAC (JMU Access Card) photo so bring a picture identification with your birthdate, for example a driver's license.
  • Dual enrollment transcripts (if applicable). Envelopes with transcripts need to be sealed with a signature across the back to indicate they have not been opened.
  • Your JMU electronic identity username and password (the username and password you used to make your Orientation reservation). Questions? Contact the Information Technology Help Desk at(540) 568-3555
  • Planning enrollment guide (#1 under Module 3)
  • Enrollment worksheet
  • Printed copy of your fall class schedule
  • An umbrella (in case of bad weather)

For more information visit the Summer Springboard website.



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