One of the most exciting things for me after I committed to attending JMU was wondering what my future roommate would be like, dreaming about the dorm room we'd decorate together, and planning all the fun times we would surely have with our hallmates once we finally moved in. For some students, being placed into … Continue reading JMU22: Residence Halls 101
With the deadline for RA applications approaching, I thought it would be interesting to gain some perspective from current RAs! Grace Street Apartments RA: Abigail Clark What made you want to be an RA? I knew I wanted to live on-campus in an upperclassmen dorm. I thought that being in an upperclassmen would help me … Continue reading Some (RA)d Perspective: The RA Experience
Dear #JMU21, Don't take living in the dorms for granted. As you prepare to move into a shared space, you are probably yearning for the days to have a space you can entirely call your own, dreaming of not having to share with a new stranger. As a Senior who is about to graduate, with … Continue reading Dear #JMU21,
As an upperclassman, living on campus has its perks. Here are the top 10 reasons to #LiveOn Campus: 1. Location One of the greatest advantages of living on-campus is the location. Where else can you wake up at 7:50 a.m. and still make it to your 8 a.m. on time? 2. Money When you live … Continue reading 10 Reasons to #LiveOn Campus!
I have seen, and heard, construction from the back deck of my house for the past year. Ground was broken on the Grace Street Apartments in January 2014 and significant progress has been made since the project’s inception. It will be completely constructed, painted and furnished by move-in day this year. As James Madison expands … Continue reading The New Grace Street Apartments