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CAMP DATES & DETAILS - Fall 2021

The Marching Royal Dukes 2021 Pre-Season Camp will run WEDNESDAY, August 18 - TUESDAY, August 24.

Please review the information on this website carefully and use the menu to the left to navigate our pre-season information. 

CLICK HERE to download the compiled Camp Information Packet.

 

QUESTIONS about camp should be directed to the Director of the Marching Royal Dukes, Scott Rikkers.

MRD PRE-SEASON CAMP REGISTRATION

All MRD members must check-in for our pre-season camp on Wednesday, August 18 between 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM. Please review the information below for specific details. 

CLICK HERE to download the Opening Day Schedule, Directions, and Map.

 

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FIRST-YEAR ORIENTATION

The JMU Band Office works closely with the Office of Orientation to create a schedule that accomodates requirements for both organizations. A more detailed schedule of how the MRD camp and Orientation schedules will work in August.

 

If you would like additional information regarding your 1787 Orientation experience, please visit the JMU Office of Orientation.

 

CLICK HERE for a detailed schedule for 1787 Orientation (available in August)

REGISTERING FOR THE CLASS

ENROLL IN THE CLASS using you MyMadison Account

All members must be registered for the appropriate sections by our first regular rehearsal (Wednesday, August 25, 2021). If you have not registered for MUAP 237/537 by this deadline, you will not be allowed to participate in the Marching Royal Dukes. Unfortunately, there can be no exceptions to this requirement.

RETURNING Members - MUAP 237, Section 0001

All returning Wind, Percussion, and Guard members of the Marching Royal Dukes MUST be registered for MUAP 237 - Section 0001.

DUKETTES - MUAP 237, Section 0002

All members of the Dukettes Dance Team MUST be registered for MUAP 237 - Section 0002.

NEW Members (and current JMU students who have not participated in the MRDs before) - MUAP 237, Section 0003

All New Wind, Percussion, and Guard members of the Marching Royal Dukes (Freshmen, Transfers, or Current Students who have not participated in MRDs before) MUST be registered for MUAP 237 - Section 0003.

GRADUATE Students - MUAP 537 - Section 0001

All Graduate Students should enroll in MUAP 537 - Section 0001.

 

CLASS CONFLICTS? If you have another class that meets during the same time/overlaps with MRDs:

  1. Register for the other class first. 
  2. Complete the appropriate override form (linked below) - follow the instructions on the form.
  3. Submit the form to the Office of the Registrar. This will be processed and the class will be added to your schedule automaticaly. 

 

RETURNING MEMBER OVERRIDE FORM (Section 0001)

DUKETTE MEMBER OVERRIDE FORM (Section 0002)

NEW MEMBER OVERRIDE FORM (Section 0003)

 

PARKING INFORMATION

All students who will have a car on campus must have purchased and properly displayed your new (2021-22) parking permit by WEDNESDAY, August 25.

 

IF YOU HAVE A VALID 2020-21 permit, you can park accordingly until it epxires.

 

IF YOU DO NOT HAVE A JMU PARKING PERMIT, you will need to purchase a Temporary Permit. These can be purchased at the JMU Parking Services Office located at the entrance to the Champions Parking Deck. 

The JMU Band Office will not be responsible for tickets received during camp or the season.

 

Please visit www.jmu.edu/parking for more information.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Please visit the Camp Information pages listed on the menu to the left. Here you will find more specific details about our schedule, housing/meals, instruments/equipemtn/uniforms, and important downloads (music, Mp3, etc.). Once you've reviewd all of that information, if you have additional questions, please email MarchingRoyalDukes@jmu.edu.

 

CONTINUE to the CAMP INFO PACKET page.

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