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All of our Spring 2014 Overnight Visit Dates are now closed. Please check back for our Fall dates in August!

Register for an Overnight Experience Event


If you are a high school junior or senior
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please fill out this form to register online to attend an event.* We are unable to accept an incomplete form so please fill out all fields.

 

*All dates and events are subject to change. Each Overnight Experience event will close 2 weeks prior to the specific event, or when the event is full. Thank you for your interest in staying overnight at Messiah!

 

 

 

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Sunday Feb. 16th – Monday, Feb. 17th  – Open House

This event is now CLOSED. Please choose another date!

 

This overnight experience is intended to give you a very comprehensive view of life at Messiah! Not only will you be interacting with many of our students who desire to make your overnight a memorable and wonderful event, but you’ll also be taking part in an Open House event sure to give you insights into academics, study abroad, and student life! The evening will begin with dinner in our Dining Hall, followed by an activity TBD (We’ll let you know a little closer to the date!) You will have the rest of the evening to spend time with your host and experience the Student Union and residence halls. The following day, meet up with your parents, join us for our Open House, in which you will be able to choose a number of different information sessions that will hopefully answer any remaining questions you have.


Sunday, February 16th
6:00 p.m. Arrival on Campus at Eisenhower Campus Center / Dinner in Dining Hall
8:00 p.m. TBD
Spend the night in a residence hall with a Messiah College Student Ambassador

 

Monday, February 17th  
8:00 – 8:45 a.m. Registration in Eisenhower for Open House
Participate in Open House!
Let us know how many people will be joining you, and we’ll sign you up!


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Thursday, February 20th   – Friday, February 21st    Accepted Student Preview Day Overnight for Business Education and Social Sciences (Must be an accepted student and attending ASPD to attend) This event is now CLOSED. Please choose another date!

 

Accepted Student Preview Days (ASPD’s)! You might be thinking, what are they? Here it is. An ASPD is relative to the different “Schools” on campus; each School is an umbrella to different majors. This ASPD encompasses the Education, Human Development & Family Science, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, Anthropology, Criminal Justice, and Management & Business. On your arrival, a day before the ASPD, you will be paired up with one of our Messiah College Student Ambassadors who will be your overnight host into the following day. On Thursday evening, you are invited to experience organic campus life by spending the evening and night with your host and their peers. There is also the option to attend a weekly worship experience on Thursday night -  Powerhouse!  Powerhouse is student led and an integral part of spirituality at Messiah. During the next day, you will have the opportunity to attend classes, meet faculty, talk to current students, and explore in depth what it means to be a student in the School of Business, Education and Social Sciences. We hope this ASPD and your evening with our students are valuable components of your overall experience with Messiah College.


Thursday, February 20th 
6:00 p.m. Arrival on Campus at Eisenhower Campus Center / Dinner in Dining Hall
8:30 p.m. Powerhouse
10:00 p.m. Cookies in Larsen Student Union with Messiah Ambassadors
Spend the night in a residence hall with a Messiah College Student Ambassador

 

Friday, February 21st
Breakfast with Ambassador
Participate in Accepted Student Preview Day



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Thursday, February 27th  – Friday, Feb. 28th    Accepted Student Preview Day Overnight for Science Engineering & Health (Must be an accepted student and attending ASPD to attend) This event is now CLOSED. Please choose another date!

 

Accepted Student Preview Days (ASPD’s)! You might be thinking, what are they? Here it is. An ASPD is relative to the different “Schools” on campus; each School is an umbrella to different majors. This ASPD encompasses the Biological Sciences, Chemistry & Biochemistry, Engineering, Health & Human Performance, Information & Mathematical Sciences, Nursing, and Nutrition & Dietetics. On your arrival, a day before the ASPD, you will be paired up with one of our Messiah College Student Ambassadors who will be your overnight host into the following day. On Thursday evening, you are invited to experience organic campus life by spending the evening and night with your host and their peers. There is also the option to attend a weekly worship experience on Thursday night called Powerhouse! Powerhouse is student led and an integral part of spirituality at Messiah. During the next day, you will have the opportunity to attend classes, meet faculty, talk to current students, and explore in depth what it means to be a student in the School of the Science Engineering & Health. We hope this ASPD and your evening with our students are valuable components of your overall experience with Messiah College.

 

Thursday, February 27th 
6:00 p.m. Arrival on Campus at Eisenhower Campus Center / Dinner in Dining Hall
8:30 p.m. Powerhouse
10:00 p.m. Cookies in Larsen Student Union with Messiah Ambassadors
Spend the night in a residence hall with a Messiah College Student Ambassador

 

Friday, February 28th
Breakfast with Ambassador
Participate in Accepted Student Preview Day*
*Let us know how many will be attending with you, and we’ll sign you up!


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Friday, March 7th – Saturday, March 8th  Accepted Student Preview Day Overnight for School of the Arts (Must be an accepted student and attending ASPD to attend)This event is now CLOSED. Please choose another date!

 

Accepted Student Preview Days (ASPD’s)! You might be thinking, what are they? Here it is. An ASPD is relative to the different “Schools” on campus; each School is an umbrella to different majors. This ASPD encompasses the Musical, Visual, and Performing Arts—during the day, you will have the opportunity to attend classes, meet faculty, talk to current students, and explore in depth what it means to be a student in the School of the Arts. Following the day’s program, you will be paired up with one of our Messiah College Student Ambassadors who will be your overnight host into Saturday morning. Friday night you will have an option to experience some of the music Messiah has to offer with the Messiah College Symphony & Chamber Orchestra Family Concert  at 8:00 p.m. Saturday morning after breakfast, you can return home, or take advantage of auditions that are being held on campus. As a reminder, any student that is a declared Music or Theatre & Dance major will be required to audition. They can be scheduled individually through your specific department.

 

Friday, March 7th
Participate in Accepted Student Preview Day
(Let us know how many will be attending with you, and we’ll sign you up!)
6:00 p.m. Check in at Eisenhower Campus Center/Dinner with Messiah College Student Ambassador
8:00 p.m. Messiah College Symphony & Chamber Orchestra Family Concert
Spend the night in a residence hall with a Messiah College Student Ambassador

 

Saturday, March 8th 
Breakfast with Ambassador
Performing Arts Auditions (Must be schedule individually ahead of time)



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Thursday, March 13th  – Friday, March 14th   Accepted Student Preview Day Overnight for School of the Humanities (Must be an accepted student and attending ASPD to attend) This event is now CLOSED. Please choose another date!

 

Accepted Student Preview Days (ASPD’s)! You might be thinking, what are they? Here it is. An ASPD is relative to the different “Schools” on campus; each School is an umbrella to different majors. This ASPD encompasses the Biblical & Religious Studies, Communication, English, History, Modern Languages, Philosophy, and Politics. On your arrival, a day before the ASPD, you will be paired up with one of our Messiah College Student Ambassadors who will be your overnight host into the following day. On Thursday evening, you are invited to experience organic campus life by spending the evening and night with your host and their peers. There is also the option to attend a weekly worship experience on Thursday night called Powerhouse! Powerhouse is student led and an integral part of spirituality at Messiah. During the next day, you will have the opportunity to attend classes, meet faculty, talk to current students, and explore in depth what it means to be a student in the School of the Humanities. We hope this ASPD and your evening with our students are valuable components of your overall experience with Messiah College.

 

 

Thursday, March 13th 
6:00 p.m. Arrival on Campus at Eisenhower Campus Center / Dinner in Dining Hall
8:30 p.m. Powerhouse
10:00 p.m. Cookies in Larsen Student Union with Messiah Ambassadors
Spend the night in a residence hall with a Messiah College Student Ambassador

 

Friday, March 14th
Breakfast with Ambassador
Participate in Accepted Student Preview Day with your parent(s). *
*Let us know how many will be attending with you, and we’ll sign you up!

 


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Wednesday, March 26th  – Thursday, March 27th – Baseball Game/ Lacrosse Game/ Individual Visit

This event is now CLOSED. Please choose another date!

 

This overnight experience has been organized with your specific interests in mind! The Messiah Men’s Baseball and Lacrosse teams take the field in hope of victory! You will also be joined by one of our student Ambassadors during this experience; student Ambassadors are committed to the success of your experience, they represent our student body and strive to exhibit the character of Messiah’s campus. After experiencing Messiah sports, you will have the rest of the evening to spend time with your host and experience the Student Union and residence halls. The following day, you have the option to attend a class of your interest, tour the campus with a current student guide, and meet with our admissions staff for any follow up questions. We sincerely hope that this experience leaves you with helpful information and memorable hospitality.

 

Wednesday, March 26th
1:00 p.m. Campus Tour
2:00 p.m. Information Session
3:30 p.m. Meet Ambassador Host / Attend Baseball Game
5:30 p.m. Dinner with Ambassador Host
7:00 p.m. Attend Men’s Lacrosse Game
10:00 p.m. Cookies in Larsen Student Union with Messiah Ambassadors
Spend the night in a residence hall with a Messiah College Student Ambassador

 

Thursday, March 27th
Breakfast with Ambassador
8:00 a.m. Optional class or Professor meeting
9:45 a.m. Chapel
10:30 a.m. Optional class or Professor meeting
12:00 p.m. Lunch
*Parents welcome to attend chapel, professor meeting, and lunch


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Friday, April 11th – Saturday, April 12th  – Open House

This event is now CLOSED. Please choose another date!

 

Messiah College, on a Friday afternoon/evening. The possibilities are numerous. First, your arrival to campus will be immediately joined by a Messiah College Student Ambassador. These students will be with you all evening and hosting you overnight. After dinner in our on campus dining hall, you will have several options to experience a Friday night on campus! The following day, you have the opportunity to join us for our Open House, in which you will be able to choose a number of different information sessions that will hopefully answer any remaining questions you have.

 

Friday, April 11th
5:00 p.m. Arrive in Eisenhower Campus Center
6:00 p.m. Dinner in the Dining Hall
Evening to play Disc Golf, watch a SAB Movie in Parmer Cinema, hang out in Larsen Student Union (Planned Activity TBD)
Spend the night in a residence hall with a Messiah College Student Ambassador

 

Saturday, April 12th
8:00 a.m. Breakfast with Ambassador Host
8:30 – 8:45 a.m. Meet your parent(s) and participate in Open House and Spring Shabing!!*
*Let us know how many will be attending with you, and we’ll sign you up!


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Sunday, April 27th  – Monday, April 28th  – Individual Visit

This event is now CLOSED. Please choose another date!

 

This overnight experience allows for a unique Messiah College experience for you to learn and experience our campus life both academically and socially!    First, arrive in Eisenhower Campus Center at 6:00 p.m. to meet our Student Ambassadors and have dinner on campus in the Dining Hall. (The Messiah College Concert Choir is performing and you are invited to attend at 3:00 p.m. before meeting your ambassador if you like.) Ambassadors represent our school in the most personal way possible—hopefully, they will have answers to your questions from their unique experiences from being at Messiah. An activity (TBD) will also be planned for the evening.  After staying the night in a residence hall hosted by your Student Ambassador, the following day you have the option to attend a class of your interest, tour the campus with a current student guide, and meet with our admissions staff for any follow up questions.

 

Sunday, April 27th  
3:00 p.m. Messiah College concert Choir Concert (Optional)
6:00 p.m. Arrival on Campus at Eisenhower Campus Center/ Dinner in Dining Hall
8:00 p.m. Activity (TBD – We’ll let you know a little closer to the date!)
Spend the night in a residence hall with a Messiah College Student Ambassador

 

Monday, April 28th  
Breakfast with Ambassador
9:00 a.m. Optional class
10:00 a.m. Campus Tour*
11:00 a.m. Admissions Info Session*
12:00 p.m. Lunch*
*Parents Welcome to attend


 

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Mechanicsburg PA 17055 

Phone: 800-233-4220

Email: visitmessiah@messiah.edu 

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