***IMPORTANT MESSAGE:   Please be aware of the revised COVID-19 protocols information from Student Affairs regarding Fall 2021.

As the Student Event Planner for your organization, you are responsible for scheduling spaces, completing any required forms and obtaining required approval signatures.  Scheduling through VirtualEMS includes everything from scheduling weekly meetings, to planning fundraisers and large events.

This Student Event Planner training is an outline to teach you how to use the JMU Event Management website and find the information you need to plan, schedule and make your event happen.  The training will take approximately 30 minutes.  Read through all content so you understand how to follow all of the procedures and guidelines.

After completing all parts of the training, take the test to become a certified Student Event Planner ‑ see button on the front page.  You can only miss 1 question to pass the test, however the answers to the questions can be found on either this training site or the JMU Event Management website.  Certification is good for 1 year from the date you pass the test, and each organization can have 2 Student Event Planners.

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