Welcome to Madison! We are delighted to be a part of your journey and your collegiate experience. Whether this is your first college adventure, or you are joining the Madison community with some classes under your belt, we are here to partner with you.

By participating in Orientation programming, we will help you become academically and socially acclimated to the JMU campus community. We will help you begin building peer relationships with members of your cohort, our orientation student leaders and academic advisors.

Transfer Dates

Transfer Summer Springboard
May 29, 30, June 3, 4

Transfer 1787 August Orientation
August 23-25

First Year Dates

First Year Summer Springboard

College of Arts & Letters
June 24, 25, July 1, 8, 10, 11, 17

College of Business
June 24, 26, July 2, 10, 11, 15, 16, 18

College of Education
June 26, 27, July 2, 8, 18

College of Health & Behavioral Studies
June 24, 25, 26, July 1, 9, 11, 15, 17

College of Integrated Science & Engineering
June 25, 27, July 1, 8, 9, 17

College of Science & Mathematics
June 27, July 2, 8, 10, 16, 18

College of Visual Performing Arts
June 27, July 1, 9, 16, 17

Hart School of Hospitality, Sport and Recreation Management
June 26, July 2, 11, 15, 18

Independent Scholars
June 26, 27, July 2, 8, 18

Undeclared
June 27, July 2, 8, 9, 10, 15, 16, 18

1787 August Orientation
August 20-25

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