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Dates & Deadlines

Dropping a class after the drop deadline will result in a 'W' on the transcript and applicable tuition charges.

April 7, 2014
Fall advance registration begins.

April 15, 2014
Deadline to withdraw or change course credit option for an 8W2 class.

April 15, 2014
Fall 2014 graduation applications due to first major advisors.

April 18, 2014
Last day to submit work for Fall 2013 Incomplete grades.

May 1, 2014
Classes end.

May 2, 2014
Last day for faculty to submit Fall 2013 removal of Incomplete grades.

May 2-8, 2014
Final Exams.

May 8, 2014
Deadline for completion of coursework for May graduates.

May 9-10, 2014

May 13, 2014
Regular semester and 8W2 final grades due by 3 p.m.

May 19, 2014
Summer sessions begin

Dropping a class after the drop deadline will result in a 'W' on the transcript and applicable tuition charges.

Leaving JMU


Leaving JMU Checklist
(Follow these steps as applicable for a successful separation from JMU.)

Academic Advising:  Notify your Academic Advisor
Your advisor’s name is located on your Student Center on the right side of the screen.

Financial Aid & Scholarships
Discuss your financial aid situation and any necessary procedures.
Warren Hall:  (540) 568-7820

Office of Residence Life
Please consult the On-Campus Housing Contract Terms and Conditions regarding refund dates and amounts.  Check with your RA/Hall Director for proper checkout procedures
Huffman Hall: (540) 568-4663

Office of the Registrar:
Complete the Non-Returning/Leave of Absence Notice and submit to our office by the deadline outlined below.

Deadline for submission:  Fall 2013 - September 13, 2013
                                     Spring 2014 - January 31, 2014

Ensure your home address is correct on MyMadison.
Warren Hall: (540) 568-6166

Dean of Students:
Contact this office if you wish to withdraw from JMU after the Office of the Registrar's deadline above. 
Taylor Hall: (540) 568-6468

University Business Office
Once you have received notification that your withdrawal has been processed, ensure your account balance is zero.
Warren Hall: (540) 568-6505

Unless you have been approved to return to JMU the next semester, you will lose access to your MyMadison account after 60 days.

Withdrawal Policy per Undergraduate Catalog
Withdrawal Policy per Graduate Catalog