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Residence Life at Messiah College

Residence Life at Messiah College


Welcome to the Office of Residence Life Web page! Whether you are a parent, a college employee, or a current or future student, we hope that you find the information on our site helpful and informative. We are constantly striving to keep our site fresh and practical. If you can't find what you're looking for here, please let us know.

The Residence Life department's mission is to foster safe and holistic living-learning environments, demonstrate authentic hospitality to all residents, and help students make meaning of their journey.

RA staff at Messiah College

Quick Links

Summer Housing - If you'll be working on campus and/or doing an internship for credit and plan to live on-campus.  Please read the information on this page and fill out the application by Wednesday, April 22.

Extended Stay - If you are not a graduating senior and need to stay on campus for a college related reason, you MUST fill out the extended stay form by Wednesday, May 6.

Storage Forms  - Summer storage is available for students who live over 300 miles away.  In order to apply for storage, click on the link, fill out the form and then stop by the Residence Life Office (Eisenhower 207) to pick up storage tags.  Between May 7 - 15 the storage rooms can be opened by an RA between 7 and 9 p.m.  Students are allowed to store in the building they'll be living in next year.  All apartments store in Mellinger.

Housing Sign-up Information - This page has information on housing sign-ups dates, plus how to apply for medical housing; clustering; apartment sign-ups; residence hall sign-ups and FAQs about housing.