We are excited to meet you and support you in your transition to JMU. Throughout Spring Orientation, you will have the opportunity to learn about what it means to be a Duke and get to know the JMU community. 

You'll start your day in the Student Success Center for Check-in from 8 a.m. Prepare to spend the full day with us, finishing up by picking up your JACard at 5:30 p.m.

You will meet an orientation leader who will serve as a resource, mentor and guide throughout your transition. You will also meet other new students, learn more about academic expectations and meet with your academic advisor.

Spring Orientation Team
Student Schedule

-Attend University Welcome

-Meet your Orientation leader

-Learn about General Education and Academic Advising

-Meet your academic advisor and complete fall enrollment


Family Schedule

-Attend University Welcome

-Get answers to your academic advising and career questions

-Learn about JMU student services, important dates and move-in logistics

-Get prepared for your transition as the family member of a new college student, including informative and fun presentations to get you oriented to JMU and answer your important questions.

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