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Summer Office Hours

During summer, our office hours are 9am-5pm Monday through Thursday and 9am-noon Fridays. Our office will be in training sessions the week of August 17-21 and we will not be available between 9am-4pm.  We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this might cause. We are sorry for this absence, but will be checking email and … Continue reading

Travel Safety

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To: All JMU Students

To: All JMU Students The mission of Off Campus Life is rooted in a desire to promote your success both as a student and a member of the Harrisonburg community. In light of recent media coverage concerning off campus parties, we would like to encourage you to reflect on the impact your choices have on … Continue reading

OCL events

Mo' Money, Less Problems - OCL Budget Workshop
Tue, 08 Sep 2015
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM - Festival Highlands Room: This workshop is Passport Approved and provides students with information on how to create a basic budget, including how to budget for savings, pay back debt, and learn how personal values impact the budgeting process.

Leasing 101
Tue, 15 Sep 2015
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM - Festival Ballroom A: Come learn basic information about leases to understand the legal nature of a lease agreement. Learn the components of a lease and what to look for when signing a lease, know the different types of leases, learn financial responsibility involved in leasing, and become aware of your rights and the Virginia Landlord and Tenant Act, as well as how OCL can help with the leasing process. There will be snacks provided and any student can attend, no sign-up necessary.

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