We want your college student to be successful throughout their career at James Madison University. They need a good foundation and support to gain this success. At Copper Beech Harrisonburg, we want to help support their productivity by giving them a fully equipped computer lab at their fingertips. We want to keep them healthy with an 24 hour on-site state-of-the-art fitness center. Copper Beech Harrisonburg meets every need that your student will have while in college so they can achieve what they came here for in an enjoyable atmosphere.
Frequently Asked Questions
What does it mean to have an individual lease?
Individual leasing means that each person is only responsible for their portion of the common areas and their bedroom. If your roommate ends up not coming back for the spring semester, you’re not responsible for their payment.
What is included in the rent?
Copper Beech Harrisonburg rent includes: electricity is billed to residents through Conservice, trash service, extended cable, Internet, washer & dryer, access to all of Copper Beech Harrisonburg’s amenities, and a wonderful staff that is there to help you anytime you need them.
Do you have a roommate matching system?
Yes, we offer a roommate matching system. If you don’t have anyone in mind that you would like to live with, let us match you up with someone! There is a Roommate Matching Sheet that you will fill out to let us know more about what you’re looking for in a roommate. Then, we spend weeks in the summer figuring out the best match for you based on that information.
When is my rent due?
Rent is always due the 1st of the month. You can pay up front (due August 1), in semester installments (due August 1 and January 1), or in twelve installments (due August 1 and on the first of the month for the next 11 consecutive months).
How do I pay my rent?
We accept payment via check, money order, or through the online system.
Do you allow pets?
Copper Beech has select units that are pet-friendly. Only two pets per townhome are permitted and there are breed and size restrictions. Please contact the office for more information!
What if I need to break my lease or don't return for the spring semester?
Copper Beech Harrisonburg’s lease is binding and cannot be broken. If you cannot live at Copper Beech Harrisonburg after signing your lease, you will need to re-let. Please call the leasing office for information on re-letting.
What if I need maintenance in my bedroom or apartment?
If you need maintenance, simply go to your resident portal on our website and fill out a maintenance request. You can also call or stop by the front desk. If it is an emergency, please notify the front office immediately.
Are the apartments furnished?
This is totally up to you! Each townhome can be rented as furnished, with full size beds, a desk, a chair, dresser, & nightstand in each bedroom. The living area comes with a comfy sofa (chair in 1br units), loveseat, coffee, end table, and barstools. The kitchen comes fully equipped with energy efficient appliances, a refrigerator with icemaker, dining table and chairs (not in 1br units). Have your own furniture? No problem! The townhomes can also be rented unfurnished!
How do I receive mail and packages?
Your mail will be delivered to your apartment’s mailbox located on Copper Beech Harrisonburg property.
What do I need to bring to my new apartment?
We suggest that you bring:
Bedding for a full-sized bed.
Decorations to make your new room feel like home!
What kinds of events do you have at Copper Beech Harrisonburg?
Copper Beech Harrisonburg has resident events that range from pizza parties to Taco Tuesdays. Not only is there free food at events, but it’s also a great way to meet people!