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Work and Stay Near James Madison University

As one of the top universities in Virginia, James Madison University’s distinguished reputation and picturesque campus are hallmarks of Harrisonburg. Known for its tightly-knit community and rigorous academics —including an emphasis on both intellect and action to create an engaged experience—JMU is a deeply respected institution in higher education. Whether visiting with a prospective student, taking in a show at the Forbes Center for the Performing Arts, or preparing for a JMU event at our own conference center, staying near JMU affords guests an opportunity to fully experience this unique institution.