Virginia Administrative Code
Title 8 - EDUCATION
Agency 45 - JAMES MADISON UNIVERSITY
James Madison University was founded in 1908, and offers 115 undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees, including 8 doctoral programs. The campus is located in Harrisonburg. Code of Virginia, Title 23, Chapter 12.1.
The Board of Visitors is authorized to establish rules and regulations for the acceptance of students; for the conduct of students and the suspension and dismissal of students who fail or refuse to abide by such rules; for the rescission or restriction of financial aid; for the employment of professors, teachers, instructors and all other employees; and for parking and traffic on property owned by the institution.
The Board of Visitors is required to establish policies and procedures regarding a dependent student's receipt of mental health treatment at the student health or counseling center under certain circumstances and regarding the release of a dependent student's educational record.
The Board of Visitors is authorized to establish programs to promote compliance among students with laws relating to the use of alcoholic beverages; establish guidelines for the initiation or induction into any social fraternity or sorority; and promote the awareness and prevention of sexual crimes committed upon students. Code of Virginia, Title 23, Chapter 1.
Regulations may be obtained from James Madison University, 91 Alumnae Drive, Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807. Internet address: www.jmu.edu.