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Spring 2018 Calendar
Off-Campus Student Services

  *  indicates a Passport Program

*Can You AFFORD to live off campus?
Are you interested in learning more about what it really costs to live off-campus?  So often students ask “Is it cheaper to live on or off campus?” Most of the time students come to the conclusion that it’s less expensive to live off campus.  Quite often, they fail to recognize the hidden costs commonly associated with living off-campus.  Come hear Mr. Dean Smith, Director of Finance and Administration for Student Involvement and Leadership, provide an overview of costs each student should be aware of when deciding to move off-campus. 
Date: February 5, 2018 
Time: 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Location: Mendenhall Student Center Room 221
 
*Living in the Grid: Rights and Responsibilities
Are you interested in learning more about the differences in responsibility, fiscal responsibility, and community responsibility of renting a house?  If so, you should attend this program.  We’ll be discussing the differences between an apartment and a house in the Greenville, NC community. 
Date: February 12, 2018
Time: 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Location: Mendenhall Student Center Room 221

*Meet the Managers
Join the staff of Off-Campus Student Services as we allow students to understand the full selection of off-campus apartments in area.  Each apartment complex will be on hand to detail their property along with their amenities.  Students will not be able to sign any finalize documentation, but students will be able to ask any particular questions they have of any particular property.  After the program ends each property will be on hand to answer any particular questions. 
Date: February 21, 2018
Time: 12:00pm – 3:00pm
Location: Mendenhall Student Center Room 244
 
*Spring Housing Fair: Health Sciences Campus
Off-Campus Student Services will host its first ever Health Sciences housing Fair on February 21st from 10 am -2 pm in Student Center Grand rooms. If you are not sure where you want to live next year, or if you want to learn more about moving off-campus then you do not want to miss this event!  If you’re interested in learning more about conventional housing near the health sciences campus (furnished and unfurnished), furniture rental, and other amenities you want to attend.  Students will have the opportunity to meet with surrounding rental companies and various ECU departments. The event will include FREE food, prizes, and great information. This is a PASSPORT APPROVED EVENT. 
Date: February 21, 2018
Time: 12:00pm – 3:00pm      
Location: Health Sciences Student Center Grand Rooms

*Living Off-Campus 101
Most students choose to live off campus after their freshman year. This is why it’s vital for students to have the resources and information needed to make an informed decision on where to live. “Living Off-Campus 101” will discuss off-campus housing search process, including questions to ask, things to consider, understanding a lease, and being a good neighbor. Students can ask questions to ECU staff, property managers, attorney, and students currently living off campus.  Students should be fully aware of their responsibility of living off-campus. 
Date: February 27, 2018                                
Time: 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Location: Mendenhall Student Center Room 221

*Spring Off-Campus Housing Fair
Off-Campus Student Services will host its Spring 2018 Off-Campus Housing Fair on March 21st from 10 am -2 pm in the Mendenhall Student Center brickyard. If you are not sure where you want to live next year, or if you want to learn more about moving off-campus then you do not want to miss this event! Students will have the opportunity to meet with surrounding rental companies and various ECU departments. The event will include FREE food, prizes, and great information. This is a PASSPORT APPROVED EVENT.
Date: March 21, 2018
Rain Date: March 28, 2018
Time: 10:00am – 2:00pm       
Location: Mendenhall Great Center Brickyard

Apartment Bus Tour
ECU Off-Campus Student Services will offer an Apartment Bus Tour for students interested in living off campus. The apartment tour will provide an opportunity for students to visit multiple off-campus housing complexes near ECU. Students will learn about housing options, bus services, and resources for moving off campus. Space is limited. Reserve your spot now. Send an e-mail to ocss@ecu.edu 
with subject Apartment Bus Tour or calling 252-328-2847. FREE breakfast and lunch will be provided.
Date: March 24, 2018                        
Time: 10:00am – 2:00pm
Location: Pick-up is at Mendenhall Student Center

 Breakfast at the Bus Stop
Off-Campus Student Services will be at a campus bus stop from 7:30am – 9:00am.  This ensures communication between students and Off-Campus Student Services while allowing Off-Campus Student Services to engage in passive programming!!
Date: January 23rd and February 22nd
Time: 7:30am – 9:00am
Location: Christenbury and Rivers Bus Terminals
 
Happy Hour
Off-Campus Student Services (OCSS) allows students to chat with a representative from OCSS during our Happy Hour. Students will have the opportunity to answer on-going questions about living off-campus while enjoying a light snack.
Date: January 30th & February 28th  
Time: 11:30am – 1:00pm       
Location: Wright Plaza

*Passport approved Program
Contact us for more program information:
Phone: 252-328-2847