Printable Dates and Deadlines


Aug 25, 2014

Fall

Jan 12, 2015

Spring

May 16, 2015

Summer

Mar 5, 2018 - Mar 9, 2018

Spring Break

Spring Break. Classes do not meet.


Feb 5, 2019

Student Assessment Day

Spring 2019 Assessment Day is Tuesday, February 5 

Spring 2019 Assessment Day will be held on Tuesday, February 5. All students that have earned between 45 and 70 credits as of the end of the Fall 2018 semester are required to participate.

 Assessments begin promptly at 8:00 AM (Session A), 10:45 AM (Session B), and 1:45 PM (Session C), so you should arrive 15 minutes prior to your scheduled time. You have been assigned to a testing location based on the last three digits of your JMU student ID number. To determine the time and location at which you will be completing your assessments, visit https://www.jmu.edu/assessment/Students/aboutAday.shtml

 IMPORTANT! Use of any electronic device, such as a cell phone, laptop or tablet, is strictly prohibited. Unless you have been otherwise instructed by a proctor, please turn off your electronic devices and place them out of sight for the duration of the testing session. If you use your cell phone, laptop or tablet at any point during the testing session, you will be dismissed and required to attend a make-up session. Any student found to be in possession of content from the assessment session, which is the property of JMU and the Center for Assessment and Research Studies, may be referred to the Office of Student Accountability and Restorative Practices for violations of the code of student conduct.

 If you have additional questions about Assessment Day, please visit https://www.jmu.edu/assessment/Students/aboutAday.shtml or contact assessment@jmu.edu


Mar 4, 2019 - Mar 8, 2019

Spring Break

Spring Break. Classes do not meet.


Apr 12, 2019

Graduation Application Deadline to the advisor - December

Graduation Application Deadline to the advisor - December


May 2, 2019 - May 4, 2019

Graduation Ceremonies

Graduation Ceremonies - Graduate ceremony on Thursday, May 2, Undergraduate Main ceremony Friday, May 3, Undergraduate College ceremony Saturday, May 4.

Visit www.jmu.edu/commencement for more information.


May 28, 2019 - May 28, 2019

Add with Permission - 12W

Add with Permission - Summer Graduate 12W


Aug 23, 2019 - Aug 23, 2019

Fall 2019 Assessment Day - First Year Students

Fall 2019 Assessment Day will be held on Friday, August 23. All first year students are required to participate.

Assessments begin promptly at 9:30 AM (Session A), 12:30 PM (Session B), and 3:15 PM (Session C), so you should arrive 15 minutes prior to your scheduled time. You have been assigned to a testing location based on the last four digits of your JMU student ID number. To determine the time and location at which you will be completing your assessments, visit https://www.jmu.edu/assessment/Students/aboutAday.shtml

IMPORTANT! Use of any electronic device, such as a cell phone, laptop or tablet, is strictly prohibited. Unless you have been otherwise instructed by a proctor, please turn off your electronic devices and place them out of sight for the duration of the testing session. If you use your cell phone, laptop or tablet at any point during the testing session, you will be dismissed and required to attend a make-up session. Any student found to be in possession of content from the assessment session, which is the property of JMU and the Center for Assessment and Research Studies, may be referred to the Office of Student Accountability and Restorative Practices for violations of the code of student conduct.

If you have additional questions about Assessment Day, please visit https://www.jmu.edu/assessment/Students/aboutAday.shtml or contact assessment@jmu.edu


Aug 26, 2019 - Aug 26, 2019

First Day of Classes - Fall Semester and 1st block

First Day of Classes - Fall Semester and 1st block


Sep 3, 2019

Add/Drop Deadline semester and 1st block

Add/Drop Deadline semester and 1st block. Withdrawing from a class after the drop deadline results in a W grade and corresponding tuition charges, if applicable.


Sep 12, 2019

Add Departmental Permission - Semester and 1st Block

Add Departmental Permission - Semester and 1st Block. Student must register for the course on MyMadison. A permission saves a seat for a student.


Sep 13, 2019

Withdrawal from University Deadline

Withdrawal from University Deadline - cancellation of tuition charges and refund.  Student must withdraw from all classes to be eligible.  Must submit a non-returning/LOA notice to be eligible.


Sep 24, 2019

Withdrawal deadline for 1st block classes

Withdrawal deadline with "W" grade or change a course credit option (including repeats). Student will receive a "W" if they withdraw between last day to add/drop and this date. After this date they will receive an "F" unless other arrangements made with professor.


Oct 11, 2019

Last day of class - 1st block

Last day of class - 1st block


Oct 11, 2019 - Oct 13, 2019

Family Weekend

Family Weekend


Oct 14, 2019

First Day of Classes - 2nd Block

First Day of Classes - 2nd Block


Oct 15, 2019

Graduation Application Deadline to the advisor- Spring 2020

Graduation Application Deadline to the advisor.


Oct 21, 2019

Add/Drop Deadline 2nd block

Add/Drop Deadline 2nd block. Withdrawing from a class after the drop deadline results in a W grade and corresponding tuition charges, if applicable.


Oct 24, 2019

Withdrawal deadline for semester classes

Withdrawal deadline with "W" grade or change a course credit option (including repeats). Student will receive a "W" if they withdraw between last day to add/drop and this date. After this date they will receive an "F" unless other arrangements made with professor.


Oct 25, 2019 - Oct 27, 2019

Homecoming

Homecoming Weekend


Oct 30, 2019

Add Departmental Permission - 2nd Block

Add Departmental Permission - 2nd Block. Student must register for the course on MyMadison. A permission saves a seat for a student.


Nov 4, 2019

First day of registration for Spring 2020

First day of registration for Spring 2020.


Nov 14, 2019 - Nov 14, 2019

Withdrawal deadline for 2nd block classes

Withdrawal deadline with "W" grade or change a course credit option (including repeats). Student will receive a "W" if they withdraw between last day to add/drop and this date. After this date they will receive an "F" unless other arrangements made with professor.


Nov 15, 2019

Signed Graduation Application Deadline to the Registrar - Spring 2020

Signed graduation application deadline to the Registrar - May


Nov 25, 2019 - Nov 29, 2019

Thanksgiving Break

Thanksgiving Break


Dec 2, 2019

Incomplete work Spring/Summer 2019 due to instructor

Incomplete work Spring/Summer 2019 due to instructor


Dec 6, 2019

Last day of class - semester and 2nd block

Last day of class - semester and 2nd block


Dec 10, 2019

Today

Dec 7, 2019 - Dec 13, 2019

Final Exams - semester and 2nd block

Final Exams - semester and 2nd block


Dec 13, 2019 - Dec 14, 2019

Graduation Ceremonies

Graduation Ceremonies - Graduate ceremony on Friday, December 13. Undergraduate ceremony Saturday, December 14.

Visit www.jmu.edu/commencement for more information.


Jan 6, 2020

Winter session -Add/Drop Deadline

Add/Drop deadline for winter session. Withdrawing from a class after the drop deadline results in a W grade and corresponding tuition charges, if applicable.


Jan 6, 2020

First Day of Classes - Winter Session

Classes begin for winter session.


Jan 7, 2020

Add with department permission - Winter session

Add with departmental permission. Student must register for course on MyMadison.


Jan 8, 2020

Withdraw Date - Winter Session

Withdraw with W grade deadline and adjust credit repeat option. After this date they will receive a F unless other arrangements made with professor.


Jan 10, 2020

Classes End - Winter session

Classes End - Winter session. Final exam held on last class meeting.


Jan 13, 2020

Classes begin - semester and 1st block

Classes begin for semester and first block.


Jan 20, 2020

Martin Luther King, Jr Holiday

Classes do not meet.


Jan 21, 2020

Add/Drop Deadline- semester and 1st block

Add/Drop deadline for semester and first block. Withdrawing from a class after the drop deadline results in a W grade and corresponding tuition charges, if applicable.


Jan 30, 2020

Add with department permission - Semester and 1st Block

Add with departmental permission. Student must register for course on MyMadison.


Jan 31, 2020

Withdraw from University Deadline

Last day to withdraw from the university with cancellation of tuition charges and refund. Must submit a non-returning/LOA notice to be eligible.


Feb 11, 2020

Student Assessment Day

Spring 2020 Assessment Day will be held on Tuesday, February 11th. All students with between 45-70 credit hours are required to participate.

Assessments begin promptly at 8:00 AM (Session A), 10:45 AM PM (Session B), and 1:45 PM (Session C), so you should arrive 15 minutes prior to your scheduled time. You have been assigned to a testing location based on the last four digits of your JMU student ID number. To determine the time and location at which you will be completing your assessments, visit https://www.jmu.edu/assessment/Students/aboutAday.shtml

IMPORTANT! Use of any electronic device, such as a cell phone, laptop or tablet, is strictly prohibited. Unless you have been otherwise instructed by a proctor, please turn off your electronic devices and place them out of sight for the duration of the testing session. If you use your cell phone, laptop or tablet at any point during the testing session, you will be dismissed and required to attend a make-up session. Any student found to be in possession of content from the assessment session, which is the property of JMU and the Center for Assessment and Research Studies, may be referred to the Office of Student Accountability and Restorative Practices for violations of the code of student conduct.

If you have additional questions about Assessment Day, please visit https://www.jmu.edu/assessment/Students/aboutAday.shtml or contact assessment@jmu.edu

Student Assessment/Faculty Assistance.  No classes 8am-4pm. Evening classes (those beginning 4pm or later) meet as scheduled.

 


Feb 11, 2020

Withdraw Date - 1st block

Withdraw with W grade deadline and adjust credit repeat option. After this date they will receive a F unless other arrangements made with professor.


Mar 3, 2020

Classes End - 1st Block

Classes end for 1st block. Final exams held on the last class meeting.


Mar 9, 2020 - Mar 13, 2020

Spring Break

Spring break - classes do not meet.


Mar 16, 2020

First Day of Classes - 2nd block

Classes begin for 2nd block.


Mar 20, 2020

Withdraw Date - Semester

Withdraw with W grade deadline and adjust credit repeat option. After this date they will receive a F unless other arrangements made with professor.


Mar 23, 2020

Advance Registration - Summer 2020

Advance registration for Summer 2020 begins.


Mar 23, 2020

Add/Drop Deadline- 2nd block

Add/Drop deadline for 2nd block. Withdrawing from a class after the drop deadline results in a W grade and corresponding tuition charges, if applicable.


Apr 1, 2020

Add with department permission - 2nd Block

Add with departmental permission. Student must register for course on MyMadison.


Apr 6, 2020

Fall 2020 Registration begins

Fall 2020 registration begins.


Apr 15, 2020

December 2020 Graduation Application due to advisor

Graduation application due to first major advisor for December 2020 applicants.


Apr 16, 2020

Incomplete deadline

Last day for students to submit work to faculty for 2019 fall semester for removal of Incomplete grades.


Apr 16, 2020

Withdraw Date - 2nd block

Withdraw with W grade deadline and adjust credit repeat option. After this date they will receive a F unless other arrangements made with professor.


Apr 30, 2020

Classes End - Semester and 2nd block

Classes End - Semester and 2nd block


May 1, 2020 - May 7, 2020

Final Exam - semester and 2nd block

Final exams for semester and 2nd block.


May 7, 2020 - May 9, 2020

Commencement Ceremonies

Go to www.jmu.edu/commencement for more information about the graduation ceremonies.

 


May 15, 2020

December 2020 Graduation Application due to Registar's Office

Advisor Signature December 2020 Graduation Application due to Registar's Office. Last day to submit an application for a Masters, Ed.S. or doctoral degree if graduation requirements are to be met in December 2020.



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