Unveiling a Neighborhood Oasis: Experience Living Like None Other

Nestled just 0.2 miles south of the James Madison University campus, our off-campus apartment community offers unparalleled convenience. Situated in the heart of a vibrant neighborhood, students can relish many nearby restaurants, stores, and grocery options. Embrace the freedom and opportunities that come with off-campus living as you explore the diverse culinary delights, convenient shopping destinations, and well-stocked grocery stores, all within easy reach of your new home. Experience the full spectrum of student life in our ideally situated community.

Experience the pinnacle of JMU student housing in the heart of Harrisonburg at The Hills Southview. Our exceptional location is second to none, offering students unparalleled convenience and access to all Harrisonburg offers. Don't just take our word for it – come and witness the prime housing location for yourself. Explore the vibrant surroundings and discover why The Hills Southview is the ultimate choice for JMU students seeking the best of Harrisonburg.

The Ultimate Student Hub: Discover Life Close To JMU Campus

Embrace the perfect balance of off-campus independence and proximity to campus at The Hills Southview. Experience the freedom to forge your path while staying conveniently connected to campus life. But why stop there? Our prime location also puts you near bustling shopping areas, well-stocked grocery stores, and an array of delectable restaurants. Seize the opportunity to make the most of your off-campus lifestyle, with endless options just moments away. Discover the unparalleled convenience and endless possibilities at The Hills Southview.

James Madison University

The Hills Southview offers an unbeatable location for students seeking to immerse themselves in the vibrant campus scene. With a mere 5-minute walk to the JMU campus, you can bid farewell to transportation woes and traffic hassles. If you’re a biking enthusiast, you’ll be in paradise. This neighborhood is renowned for its bike-friendly environment, ensuring enjoyable two-wheeled commuting. Experience convenience at The Hills Southview, where everything you need is just steps away.


Indulge in the finest culinary experiences and vibrant nightlife, all within a stone’s throw from our front door. Harrisonburg boasts exceptional restaurants and nightlife options, ensuring every dining preference and evening adventure is catered to. Explore the nearby Harrisonburg Crossing, a shopper’s paradise, where you’ll discover a treasure trove of fantastic shopping and dining destinations. Savor the convenience and excitement of this bustling locale, where experiences await at every turn.

Coffee Shops

Immerse yourself in the perfect blend of relaxed yet invigorating college life. Indulge in the simple pleasure of establishing your daily or weekly ritual at one of the neighborhood’s charming and inviting cafes. These cozy havens offer a sanctuary where you can unwind, sip on your favorite brew, and embrace the stimulating atmosphere surrounding you. Whether it’s a moment of solace or a lively gathering with friends, these neighborhood cafes provide the ideal backdrop for your college experience.


Local Spots You’ll Enjoy

Here are some of our most cherished local places for the residents, yet there are numerous more for you to discover as a part of The Hills Southview community.

Vito's Italian Kitchen

Experience the richness of authentic Italian cuisine in a comfortable setting with a family-friendly atmosphere.

Magpie Diner

Transformed from a famous 1950s tire service station into a contemporary corner diner, Magpie is the go-to spot for neighbors to enjoy delicious food in a hospitable and friendly environment

Tacos El Primo

This family-operated food truck is renowned for offering the finest Mexican food in the Harrisonburg region.

Grilled Cheese Mania

Grilled Cheese Mania caters to all your cravings with a diverse selection of grilled cheese sandwiches, delectable dipping sauces, refreshing drinks, and sweet treats.

Bella Luna Wood-Fired Pizza

A trendy, brick-walled Italian restaurant offering wood-fired pizzas, a variety of sandwiches, pasta, and cocktails in a stylish setting.


Live the Dukes Dream: Off-Campus Living at JMU

Located just 0.2 miles south of James Madison University in Harrisonburg, The Hills Southview community offers proximity and convenience.

Surround yourself with popular entertainment options such as Beards and Broad Axe Throwing, Court Square Theater, and Valley Lanes Bowling. If outdoor adventures beckon, Shenandoah National Park/Skyline Drive, University Park Recreation, and Purcell Park are within easy reach. Stay active at Orange Theory Fitness or quickly drive to the nearby shopping center for all your grocery and shopping needs.

Your ideal student lifestyle awaits at The Hills Southview.