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Looking for colleges with the same community feeling as JMU?

I visited James Madison University and fell in love with the campus culture and the way students seemed so connected. Unfortunately, it’s not a guarantee I’ll get in. Do you all know of any other schools that are known for their strong sense of community and engagement like JMU?

8 months ago

Hello there! It's wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your visit to James Madison University. Finding a school with a strong sense of community is such an important part of the college experience. Have you considered looking at Appalachian State University in North Carolina or the University of Vermont? Both institutions are known for their engaged student bodies and community involvement.

Appalachian State particularly prides itself on its close-knit community and service-oriented culture, much like what you described at JMU. The University of Vermont, similarly, boasts a highly active student life with robust traditions and a friendly campus atmosphere. When exploring these options, be sure to delve into their student organizations, campus events, and service projects, as these are key indicators of community spirit.

Best of luck with your search, and remember, each college has its own unique vibe, so I encourage you to visit these campuses if possible to get a first-hand feel of their culture!

8 months ago

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