JMU Campus Life

Campus HousingYes (Capacity: 6,513)
Meal PlanYes (Cost: $5,986)
Religious AffiliationNot Affiliated
NCAAColonial Athletic Association
ROTCArmy, Air Force

JMU Campus Housing and Meal Plan

James Madison University offers campus housing (college-owned, operated, or affiliated) and it's total dormitory capacity is 6,513 (approximately 29.38 % students are living in the housing facilities). The average room & board charge for academic year 2022-2023 is $11,550. In addition, the school has meal plans for all students and the average charge for the meal plans is $5,986 annually.

Special Learning Opportunities

James Madison University offers the online degrees and courses for both undergraduate and graduate programs. It provides the ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad programs to its students. The following table summarizes the special learning opportunities at James Madison University for academic year 2021-2022.
Special Learning Opportunities at James Madison University
Online Degree ProgramUndergraduate, Graduate
Online CourseUndergraduate, Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:6,513)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,986)

On-Campus Student Services

James Madison University provides number of student services including academic/career counseling & wellness, employment for students and placement services for completers. It has own libraries on its campus. The following table lists student services provided at James Madison University to its attendants.
Student Services at James Madison University
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Library facilities at institution

Sports Teams and Athletic Information At James Madison University

James Madison University is a member of National Athletic Association (NAA) and National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). The following table describes sports and athletic information at James Madison University campus.
Sports and Athletic Information
James Madison University
Baseball330Colonial Athletic Association
Basketball1621Colonial Athletic Association
Field Hockey025NCAA Division I-AA
Football1030Colonial Athletic Association
Golf98NCAA Division I-AA
Lacrosse031NCAA Division I-AA
Soccer3335NCAA Division I-AA
Softball021NCAA Division I-AA
Swimming and Diving033NCAA Division I-AA
Tennis99NCAA Division I-AA
Track and Field0104NCAA Division I-AA
Volleyball021NCAA Division I-AA

Veterans Benefits at James Madison University

James Madison University has programs, benefits, and services to veterans, military service members, and/or their families. You can check more information about veterans benefits at school's veterans webpage .
Veterans Benefits at James Madison University
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Service members Opportunity Colleges

Special Facts about James Madison University

James Madison University is an institution that opens to general public. It is not affiliated with any religion. The school does not offer medical degree and it does not have its own hospital. The following table shows additional and special facts about James Madison University.
Additional Characteristics at James Madison University
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Historical Black School
Tribal School
Has Hospital
Offer Medical Degree

Academic Library Stats

James Madison University has a library system that has 3 library branches and 888,364 physical, digital, and electronic books. The following table shows the statistics related to the academic libraries that James Madison University has.
Academic Library Stats
James Madison University
Number of Physical Books488,478
Number of Digital/Electronic Books399,886
Number of Digital/Electronic Databases321
Number of Physical Media59,230
Total Physical Library Collections (books and media)548,292
Total Electronic Library Collections (books and media)634,050
Total Physical Library Circulations (books and media)62,696
Total Electronic Library Circulations (books and media)101,727
Number of Branches and Independent Libraries3
Preservation ServiceNot Support