JMU recognizes May 2023 graduates

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by Ginny Cramer


Harrisonburg, Va. — James Madison University is pleased to celebrate May 2023 graduates.   

Commencement ceremonies will be held on Thursday, May 11, Friday, May 12 and Saturday, May 13 in the Atlantic Union Bank Center. The full commencement schedule, and links to live streams of the ceremonies, can be found on the university website at

The university will confer 3,718 undergraduate degrees, 555 graduate degrees and 32 doctoral degrees.  

The top three most popular undergraduate degrees were health sciences, psychology and nursing. Education, accounting and nursing were the top three graduate programs.  

The commencement ceremonies are ticketed events. Other general information on commencement is available at  


Contact: Mary-Hope Vass,, 540-568-7487 

Note to media: Reporters are invited to attend the Nursing Convocation Friday, May 12 at 11:00 a.m. in Wilson Hall Auditorium. RSVP is required for entry. If you are planning to attend and have not done so, please email as soon as possible. 


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Published: Wednesday, May 10, 2023

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 1, 2023

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