Return to Campus Plan for Fall 2020

Messiah University is preparing to welcome students for an in-person, on-campus start in August 2020 with flexible learning options, health and safety protocols and student care and support.


Archives of Messiah College

The Archives of Messiah College contains the official records of the college's governing boards, administrative and educational departments, and student organizations. The collection includes  approximately 234 lineal feet of material, include minutes, publications, and other items from the college's founding in 1909 to the present. Some records, because of their sensitive nature, may be restricted from public use.

Record groups in this collection include:

  • Board of Trustees
  • Buildings and Grounds
  • Faculty Affairs
  • Student Affairs
  • Alumni Affairs
  • Publications
  • Financial Affairs
  • Grantham Water Company
  • Papers of President C. N. Hostetter, Jr.
  • Papers of President Arthur M. Climenhaga
  • Papers of President D. Ray Hostetter
  • Papers of President Rodney J. Sawatsky
Individuals interested in doing research in any of these record groups should contact the archivist.