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Stabler Fitness Trail
Near the covered bridge, along Creekside Drive, is the start of a mulched trail that is ideal for recreational hiking, biking, and nature walks.
students eating in Larsen Student Union
Lower Tennis Courts
The courts are available  for community use on a first-come, first-serve basis. Parking is available in the Starry Athletic Field lot.

Outdoor Track
The outdoor track is available during daylight hours.

Indoor Track
The indoor track, in Sollenberger Sports Center, is open to community members from 6-8 a.m., Monday-Friday.

Fredricksen Natatorium (Indoor Swimming Pool)
The swimming pool is open to Messiah College students, faculty, staff, alumni and their dependents.  The pool is available for hourly rental by community groups; proof of insurance is required.  For more information, visit

Lottie Nelson Dining Room, Union Café, and The Falcon
Each offers cash sales during operating hours for meals, snacks and beverages. For menus and hours, visit




Conference Services
Conference facilities are available during the summer months. Space is limited and restrictions apply. Contact Conference Services at (717) 691-6009 or visit for more information.

Youth Sports Camps
A variety of youth sports camps are hosted on-campus during the summer months. Check the Messiah Athletics website,, for the most comprehensive information.

Although outdoor weddings on campus are restricted, a limited number of alumni, student, and employee weddings can be booked in Hostetter Chapel. Available dates are limited due to the high volume of college events held in the Chapel. 

Wedding Photos
Wedding parties are permitted along the Yellow Breeches Creek and by the covered bridge for photos. Parties must be mindful of other campus activities and are prohibited from asking others to relocate for any reason.

Course Auditing
Both degree and non-degree seeking students may audit courses for $320 per credit hour. Contact the Registrar's office at 691-6012 for more information.




Murray LibraryStudents as Resources List (STAR List)
Students seeking short-term, miscellaneous employment such as baby-sitting, lawn mowing, painting, etc., sign up in the campus Career Center. To find out what services are available, call the Career Center at 691-6043.

Campus Bookstore
Located in the Eisenhower Campus Center, the bookstore is open Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. You can also shop online.

Murray Library
Community Readers, including area high school students (age 14 and older), may enjoy borrowing privileges for $25 a year. The annual fee extends to immediate family members.  Community Readers obtain a Messiah College photo identification that allows them to establish a debit account to use on-campus copiers without coins. For more information about the Community Reader program, visit or call 691-6042.

Graystone Bank
A branch of Graystone Bank, with an ATM, is located in Eisenhower Campus Center and open 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., Monday-Friday (11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. during the summer). For more information, call 766-1365.


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