James Madison University

Harrisonburg, VA, USA
4.24 Average Rating
Located in Harrisonburg, VA, James Madison University is a public research institution that was originally established as a teacher’s college for women. At this “more selective” university, business, health, and social sciences are popular fields among undergraduates. Study abroad opportunities are available in Belgium, Beijing, and London or students can choose to apply for an exchange program through any of its partner institutions in the world. JMU is one of only 10% of colleges that have a Phi Beta Kappa academic honor society.


Average Net Price
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Institution Type
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
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Acceptance Rate
Average SAT Composite: 1134

What Students Are Saying

4.24 Average Rating
james madison university is located in one of the most beautiful places i have ever seen. the scenery is amazing and the school itself has a great campus. every one who comes here is extremely friendly, including the professors.
Jeanne from Chantilly, VA
James Madison University is one of the most amazing colleges you will ever attend. The campus is beautiful, the people are friendly, and the academics are superb. I could not be more proud to be a part of the Duke family.
Alexandra from Norfolk, VA

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