Director of Admissions

Hometown:  Shrewsbury, PA

Degree:  M.S. Student Personnel Administration/B.S. Psychology

Why I love Messiah:  The depth of enrichment programs such as internships, research projects, and study abroad opportunities that enhance Messiah's rigorous academic environment where students are encouraged to ask difficult questions and to develop spiritually.  The amazingly beautiful campus is also a bonus!

My friends would describe me as:  Compassionate to the needs of those around me and committed to Jesus and my family.

Favorite spot on Messiah's campus:  Drifting down the Yellow Breeches Creek in my kayak.

Favorite food served in Lottie Nelson Dining:  Mongolian grill shrimp and veggies

Best place to visit around Messiah:  Downtown Lancaster and Lititz

Hello!  It is a privilege to serve as Director of Admissions here at Messiah College.  We are seeking young men and women who desire to impact our world as Christian scholars and leaders.  I encourage you to explore our website extensively.  Please contact me with your questions at or call me at 800-233-4220.  A campus visit is the most helpful tool in your college search.  Check out our Open House dates or contact us to schedule a personal visit.  I hope to meet you in person here on our campus.

Thank you for your interest in Messiah College.

Dana Britton
Director of Admissions

*Dana will be handling the Martin Scholarship process this year.  Feel free to contact her if you have questions regarding this process.


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Dana Britton

Dana Britton

Messiah College
One College Avenue
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Mechanicsburg PA 17055