Making JMU Better Together
JMU has been engaged in serious efforts to become more diverse, equitable and inclusive for longer than 30 years. Recently, however, we have been enjoying a groundswell in attention and activity, and we are committed to being a welcoming and inclusive institution.
Support DEI with a gift of any amount and in whatever way is most important to you. All of the funds listed below will help keep us moving forward.
Centennial Scholars Endowment
Provide annual renewable scholarships to academically promising incoming freshman or transfer students who are Virginia residents with demonstrated financial need (Pell Grant–eligible).
Center for Multicultural Student Services Fund
Provide students of color academic assistance and support. Now located in the Student Success Center!
Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Expression (SOGIE)
Support JMU's commitment to diversity through education, support, advocacy and the fostering of equity for all students, inclusive of all sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions.