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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

Move In Information - New & Transfer students can arrive on Thursday, August 27 and returning students can arrive on Sunday, August 30 or Monday, August 31. Follow this link to get check-in times and key pick-up locations.

Early Arrival - if you need to come back before August 30 for a college related reason you'll need to fill out this form by July 31, 2015.

Storage Info - Items can be taken out of storage during upper class move in hours on Sunday, Aug. 30 & Monday, Aug. 31 and then on Tuesday, Sept. 1 from 7 - 9 p.m.  Items can be placed in storage Wed. Sept. 2 & Thurs. Sept. 3 from 7 - 9 p.m.