About the JMU Tartan
Your unique tartan pattern was created using our proprietary algorithm, which combines the year James Madison University was founded - 1908 - with the geographic coordinates of its campus - 38.4351° N, 78.8698° W.
The individual thread counts reveal your unique time and place in history using JMU's official primary colors - Purple and Gold.
Virtual Campus Visit
Click below to see how the algorithm's coordinates can take you on a virtual visit back to campus!