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    University Recreation Center

    The University Recreation Center, or UREC, provide..

    Village Residence Hall Room

    The Village area of campus is home to many student..

    The Quad

    The Quad is a huge expanse of grassy lawn surround..

    Taylor Down Under

    Taylor Down Under, or TDU, is an informal place on..

    Newman Lake

    A quiet lake surrounded by sleepy willow trees is ..

    Carrier Library

    Set in a central location, the JMU library houses ..

    Bridgeforth Stadium

    Welcome to the home of the JMU Dukes! National cha..

    Top Dog

    One of the numerous dining areas on campus, Top Do..

    Showker Hall

    Zane Showker Hall is the home of JMU's renowned Co..

    Skyline Area

    The Skyline Area, while offering a beautiful view ..

    University Recreation Center

    The University Recreation Center, or UREC, provides many activities for students free of charge. The climbing wall can be seen upon entering, but there is much more. UREC includes eight racquetball courts, five basketball courts, a weight room, an indoor swimming pool and a hot tub. Group activity classes, such as yoga and kickboxing, are also offered at UREC.

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    school information

    University Name James Madison University
    Location SOUTH MAIN STREET, HARRISONBURG, Virginia, 22807
    General information 5405686211
    Year established 1908
    Type Public - Four or more years
    Highest Degree offered Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
    Campus Setting Urban
    Total number of applicants 21439
    Percent of applicants admitted 73 %
    New admissions percent of total enrollment 28 %

    Test scores 25th Percentile * 75th Percentile **
    SAT Critical Reading 520 610
    SAT Math 520 610
    SAT Writing - -
    ACT Composite 23 27
    ACT English - -
    ACT Math - -
    ACT Writing - -

    *25% of students scored at or below
    **75% of students scored at or below
    - Data not available or not applicable for this institution

    Total enrollment 21227  
    Undergraduate enrollment 19396  
    Full-time undergrads 18433  
    Part-time undergrads 963  
    Graduate enrollment 1831  
    Student body coed  
    Men 40%  
    Women 60%  

      Degrees include:

      Business Liberal Arts Nursing
      Visual and Performing Arts Social Sciences Psychology
      MBA Education Computer Science
      Communications Biology Visual Arts
      Performing Arts

      Special programs

      • Distance learning opportunities
      • ROTC
      • Study abroad


      • Member of NAA
      • Member of NCAA

      Men sports Women sports
      • Basketball
      • Cross country
      • Golf
      • Soccer
      • Swimming & diving
      • Tennis
      • Track & field
      • Volleyball
      • Wrestling
      • Blog
      • Basketball
      • Cross country
      • Golf
      • Soccer
      • Swimming & diving
      • Tennis
      • Track & field
      • Volleyball
      • Wrestling
      • Blog

      Estimated expenses - undergrads In-state Out-of-state  
      Tuition $5724 $20302  
      Required fees $4294 $4850  
      Room and board - -  

      Estimated financial aid - undergrads % Receiving Average Amount  
      Grant or scholarship aid 29% $7597  
      Pell grants 15% $4155  
      Federal student loan 44% $5389  

      * Information is based on Academic Year data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. Please visit the school's official website for the most current information.

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