JMU X-Labs is an ecosystem specifically designed to teach innovation with intention and nurture a culture of creativity. Its transdisciplinary programming challenges students to take ownership of their education, pivot creatively, and confidently tackle problems that resist easy solutions. The “X” in JMU X-Labs represents the variable of discipline—any and every major is welcome.
Through collaboration, learners build
confidence and seize opportunities to innovate.
Our vision is to lead a global movement
that makes passionate problem-solving a way of life.
What is JMU X-Labs?
from 55+ majors
Faculty teams from
2 Governor’s Technology Awards
For innovative use of technology in education
September 2017 – JMU X-Labs program
September 2018 – Autonomous Vehicles class
Nick Swayne Ph.D
Director of Communications
Patrice Ludwig Ph.D
Director of Research
Director of Programming