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Summer Office Hours

Note: There has been a change to office hours for the week of June 22nd through June 26th. June 22nd-25th the office will be open from 12:30pm-5:30pm. The office will be closed on June 26th. The Off-Campus Life Office has adjusted hours during the summer months. During summer, our office hours are 9am-5pm Monday through … 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

OCL Training Meeting
Thu, 06 Aug 2015
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM - Festival Conference Room 5

OCL Training Meeting
Fri, 07 Aug 2015
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM - Festival Conference Room 5

OCL Training Meeting
Sat, 08 Aug 2015
11:30 AM to 4:30 PM - Festival Conference Room 5

OCL Training Meeting
Mon, 17 Aug 2015
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM - Festival Conference Room 5

OCL Training Meeting
Tue, 18 Aug 2015
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM - Festival Conference Room 5

OCL Training Meeting
Wed, 19 Aug 2015
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM - Festival Conference Room 5

OCL Training Meeting
Thu, 20 Aug 2015
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM - Festival Conference Room 5

OCL Training Meeting
Fri, 21 Aug 2015
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM - Festival Conference Room 5

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.

Off Campus Life Fall Housing Fair
Wed, 30 Sep 2015
10:30 AM to 3:00 PM - Festival Ballroom Grand: Off-Campus Life Fall Housing Fair- Students come learn about area properties available for off-campus living and determine which properties meet their living needs. Property managers are available to answer questions and assist in application/ leasing process for apartments.

Mo'Money, Less Problems-OCL Budget Workshop
Wed, 14 Oct 2015
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM - Festival Ballroom B/C

Mo'Money, Less Problems-OCL Budget Workshop
Tue, 10 Nov 2015
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM - Festival Highlands Room

Off Campus Life Winter Housing Fair
Wed, 18 Nov 2015
10:30 AM to 3:30 PM - Festival Ballroom Grand: Off-Campus Life Winter Housing Fair- Students learn about area off-campus housing options in Harrisonburg and have the opportunity to ask questions and learn which housing complexes meet their individual needs. Property managers are available to answer questions and assist with the application/ leasing process.

Mo'Money, Less Problems-OCL Budget Workshop
Wed, 02 Dec 2015
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM - Festival Highlands Room

Mo'Money, Less Problems-OCL Budget Workshop
Wed, 20 Jan 2016
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM - Festival Highlands Room

Mo'Money, Less Problems-OCL Budget Workshop
Thu, 18 Feb 2016
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM - Festival Highlands Room

Cooking and Shopping on a Budget
Thu, 18 Feb 2016
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM - Festival Allegheny Room

Off Campus Life Spring Housing Fair
Wed, 02 Mar 2016
10:30 AM to 2:00 PM - Festival Ballroom Grand

Mo'Money, Less Problems-OCL Budget Workshop
Tue, 22 Mar 2016
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM - Festival Highlands Room

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