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Rusty Hoffman - Admissions Counselor

Meet Rusty

Hometown: Mechanicsburg, PA

Degree: Athletic Training

Why I love Messiah: I love Messiah for its welcoming academic community and the dedication to combine rigorous academics with a Christian worldview. 

My friends would describe me as: Sincere, Consistent, focused on details, and energetic

Favorite spot on Messiah’s campus: The fitness trail

Favorite food served in Lottie Nelson Dining: Chicken Cheesesteak with fries

Best place to visit around Messiah: The Appalachian Trail

Hello! Thank you for your interest in Messiah College. I am very excited that you are considering this wonderful institution in your college selection process. My name is Rusty Hoffman, and I graduated from Messiah in 2008 with a degree in athletic training. I am privileged to be working with you throughout the admission process.

My Messiah College experience was filled with many fond memories and unique educational opportunities. The holistic educational approach at Messiah helped me grow mentally, physically, spiritually, and emotionally. The numerous clubs and organizations provided ample opportunities to interact with students that had similar interests. Messiah College created an environment that combined rigorous academics with an engaging social atmosphere. The professors at Messiah cared about my personal and educational success. I am confident you will have similar experiences and find that Messiah College is a great fit.

I know the college selection process can be daunting and seem overwhelming, but I am here to help you and your family every step of the way. Please feel free to email me at or call me on our toll-free number 800-233-4220. I hope to see you on campus!

Rusty Hoffman
Admissions Counselor

Territory served

Pa. counties:

  • Allegheny
  • Armstrong
  • Beaver
  • Bedford
  • Blair
  • Butler
  • Cambria
  • Cameron
  • Centre
  • Clarion
  • Clearfield
  • Clinton
  • Crawford
  • Elk
  • Erie
  • Fayette
  • Forest
  • Franklin
  • Fulton
  • Greene
  • Huntingdon
  • Indiana
  • Jefferson
  • Juniata
  • Lawrence
  • McKean
  • Mercer
  • Mifflin
  • Perry
  • Potter
  • Somerset
  • Venango
  • Warren
  • Washington
  • Westmoreland 


Rusty Hoffman
Rusty Hoffman

Admissions Counselor

Rusty Hoffman

Admissions Counselor image800-233-4220 (within the USA)