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First-Year Send Offs Hosted by JMU Parents Council

Join in on the excitement as we congratulate and welcome you to the JMU Family! First-Year Send Offs are a great opportunity to meet fellow classmates from your area and talk with parents, alumni, current students and JMU staff. Each event is approximately two hours consisting of a meal, a program, Q&A opportunities and a bag full of JMU goodies.

The JMU student may attend at no charge. Pricing for guests is as follows: Adults/Children age 12+, $14/person and children ages 4-12, $7/person. There are separate registrations for JMU Students attending with guests and those attending without guests.


Open registration begins June 1st here .

Students attending without additional guests, register here.

Current JMU student volunteers, register here.

2019 First-Year Send Off Schedule

Fairfax County, VA
Tues., July 30 • 6:30 PM
Stacy Sherwood Community Center
Fairfax, VA
RSVP Deadline: July 23

Frederick County, VA
Wed., July 31 • 6:30 PM
Sherando High School (Community Room)
Stephens City, VA
RSVP Deadline: July 23

Fredericksburg, VA
Mon., July 15 • 6 PM
Dorothy Hart Community Center
Fredericksburg, VA
RSVP Deadline: July 5

Loudoun County, VA
Sun., July 21 • 1 PM
National Conference Center
Leesburg, VA
RSVP Deadline: July 12

Sun., July 14 • 1 PM
Circle D Farm
Woodbine, MD
RSVP Deadline: July 7

New England
Sun., July 14 • 1 PM
Home of Nicole Gakidis & Jeff Huebschmann
9 Juniper Valley Court
Beverly Farms, MA 01915
RSVP Deadline: July 4

New Jersey
Sat., July 27 • 1 PM
Delta Hotel by Marriott
Basking Ridge, NJ
RSVP Deadline: July 17

New Jersey (Southern)
Sun., July 28 • 1 PM
O’Connor’s American Bar & Grille
Eastampton, NJ
RSVP Deadline: July 18

New York
Sat., July 27 • 1 PM
Clearview Park Golf Course
Bayside, NY
RSVP Deadline: July 18

Norfolk, VA
Fri., July 19 • 6:30 PM
Norfolk Academy
Norfolk, VA
RSVP Deadline: July 12

Mon., July 29 • 6:30 PM
Courtyard Philadelphia Lansdale
Lansdale, PA
RSVP Deadline: July 19

RVA North
Wed., July 17 • 6:30 PM
Dominion Club (Meredith Hall)
Glen Allen, VA
RSVP Deadline: July 10

RVA South
Wed., July 24 • 6:30 PM
Meadowbrook High School
North Chesterfield, VA
RSVP Deadline: July 17

Additional Events Hosted by JMU Alumni Chapters

Charlotte, NC
To be determined

Chicago, IL
Sun., July 21 • 6 PM
Westwood Tavern
1385 N Meacham Rd
Schaumburg, IL
Registration Information

Lynchburg, VA
Thu., June 13 • 5:30 PM
Lynchburg Hillcats Stadium
Registration Information

Pittsburgh, PA
To be determined

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