The Office of Alumni and Parent Relations hosts a number of events targeted to current students, parents and/or alumni. Our events are designed to keep our alumni and parents connected to the College and our students engaged in tradition, class identity and legacy. For information on other opportunities and campus events, click here.
Welcome Day Move-InAugust 25, 2017
Each year, Alumni & Parents are invited to assist in welcoming the incoming class with warm hospitality by serving on Move-In Day. Greet new parents and students and assist them as they move into their residence halls!
Dates and registration information for Move-In Day 2017 to come.
For details regarding "Move-In Day" logistics, click here
Messiah College Business AlumniSeptember 20, 2017
Location: Messiah College, Martin Commons (Eisenhower Campus Center)
Date: September 20, 2017
7:00 AM – 7:30 AM | Registration and Networking
7:15 AM – 8:00 AM | Breakfast Buffet Opens
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM | Event Speaker
9:00 AM | Event concludes, but guests are encouraged to stay and network
Event Cost: $15
This event is open to everyone! You do not have to be a Messiah alumnus and attendance at previous events is not prerequisite.
Family WeekendSeptember 22-24, 2017
8:00 am – 10:00 am Parents’ Fellowship Breakfast Eisenhower Campus Center, Martin Commons
Hosted by the Office of Alumni and Parent Relations, please take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to fellowship with other parents, worship together, and hear about God's work at Messiah from students and staff. The program begins promptly at 8am with breakfast and worship following breakfast. Purchase your tickets ($10 each) by Sept. 15th. Visit http://attend.com/FW17 or call (717) 796-5252.
9 am, Noon, or 3 pm Canoeing on the Yellow Breeches Covered Bridge
No previous experience required for this 3-mile guided paddling excursion starting on campus at the covered bridge. Tickets are $25 per boat and go on sale Sept. 4th at 8am. Boats hold either 2-3 adults or 2 adults and 1-2 children. Visit http://attend.com/FW17 or call (717) 796-5252.
Homecoming October 20-21, 2017
Mark your calendar now for October 20-21, 2017 and get ready for an exciting Homecoming Weekend at Messiah College! This year, we will spotlight Interdisciplinary and Extracurricular groups. A special congratulations to the class of '67, '77, '87, '92, '97, '02, '07, '12, and '17 on celebrating a milestone class reunion! We hope that you will join us for a time of reminiscing on your college years, reconnecting with fellow classmates and reinvesting in the place you once called home. For more information, please visit messiah.edu/homecoming.