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Enrollment (Fall 2018)
  • Undergraduate students: 20,798
  • Graduate students: 1,888
  • Total enrollment: 22,686
  • In-state/out-of-state ratio: 75/25%
  • Male/female ratio: 40/60%
  • International students: 2%
  • Minority students: 22%
Admitted Freshmen (Fall 2018)
  • Applications: 24,226
  • Applicants accepted: 68.5%
  • Applicants enrolled: 4,640
  • Ranked in top third of their class: 81%
  • SAT mid-50% range*:1160-1320
  • ACT mid-50% range*: 24-30

* Test optional: 85% of applicants submitted standardized test scores

Admitted Transfer Students (Fall 2018)
  • Applications: 2,360
  • Applicants accepted: 56%
  • Applicants enrolled: 1,000


Tuition and Fees

Undergraduate (2018-19) - Per year
In-state tuition: $7,250
Comprehensive fee: $4,766
Room and board: $10,092
Total in-state: $22,108

Out-of-state tuition: $23,650
Comprehensive fee: $4,766
Room and board: $10,092
Total out-of-state: $38,508

Graduate (2018-19) - Per credit hour
In-state: $485
Out-of-state: $1,231

More details on tuition and fees

 

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90%

Freshman
Retention rate

Graduation cap
82%

Six-year
graduation rate

Satisfaction
96%

Satisfaction
rate

Classes
  • Student/faculty ratio: 16:1
  • Average class size: 29 students
  • Classes with fewer than 50 students: 88%
  • Classes taught by professors: 98%
Degree programs
Faculty
  • Full-time instructional faculty: 1,044
  • Part-time instructional faculty: 422
  • Faculty with doctoral or terminal degree: 78%


JMU facts and figures are compiled annually at the end of each admissions cycle. Additional/updated facts are reported to the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia.

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