1st Semester Advising and Enrollment Information

For newly admitted transfer students. Learn about placement exams, how to read your Transfer Credit Report, General Education, and more to prepare for Transfer Orientation. 
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Career Guide to JMU Majors

The Career Guide provides a comprehensive list of career fields and other career information arranged by JMU major.

Centennial Scholars Program

The program provides financial assistance to qualified students.

The Center for Global Engagement

This site provides information on study abroad programs and opportunities, as well as information on support programs and visa and immigration information for international students.

Counseling Center

Information on mental health support services that are available to students.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Information for prospective students.

General Education Program 

General Education is the core curriculum all students must complete. Note: Students transferring with an approved associate degree from a Virginia Community College are considered to have met JMU's General Education Requirements.  

Guaranteed Admission Agreements

JMU has Guaranteed Admission Agreements with all 23 VCCS colleges and Richard Bland College. Read them on this site.

Honors College

Information for students interested in applying to JMU's Honors College.

JMU Majors

The university advising web site provides comprehensive information about each major at JMU, including progression and admission standards, and course requirements.

The Learning Centers

Information on tutoring and other academic support services that are available to students.

Major Guides for VCCS Students

Organized by major, these guides provide the VCCS course equivalents of JMU major courses, as well as additional advising information.

Off Campus Life

This site provides comprehensive information on finding a place to live off campus.

Office of Residence Life

This site provides information on JMU's residence halls and applying to live on campus.

This site provides important information about First Year and Transfer Orientation for new students.

Student Veterans

Information for prospective and current student veterans.

Transfer Admission Process

Admission application information for students interested in transferring to JMU.

Transfer Credit Equivalency Guide

This web site provides an index of currently accepted courses by college/university. Students must create an account in Transferology in order to access the information.

Undergraduate Catalog

This site provides access to the JMU on line undergraduate college catalog.

Virginia's Community Colleges

This site provides a list of all Virginia community colleges with links to individual community college web sites.

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