The ultimate American undergraduate experience


International Students at James Madison University receive an unforgettable American ‭education.

The University offers first-class teaching, high quality academic programs and a welcoming university community

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Our International Study Center

Our International Study Center is a dedicated facility on the campus of the University. Our staff will help you gain all the skills and knowledge you need for your new university life.

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What to Pack When Traveling to Study Abroad at JMU

The International Study Center and James Madison University will be your ‘home away from home’ for the next couple of years. Naturally, students have a hard time deciding what to bring with them for the duration of their studies. Read the blog post below to see what clothes and essentials you need to take with you when traveling to study at JMU.

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Summer 2017 Portfolio Presentations

Congratulations to all international students in our Summer 2017 program at the International Study Center who participated in Portfolio Presentations event on July 14th.

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May 2017 Commencement

Congratulations to the JMU Class of 2017, and especially to a former student of the ISC, Mengjiao Wang. She is graduating this spring with her Master's degree in Fine Arts.