Who to contact?

The chart below provides helpful contact information for various questions your student may have during their time at Messiah. Contacting the appropriate department/office is the best and quickest way for your student to receive answers to their questions. To learn more about each department/office, just click on their name to go directly to their webpage.

University Switchboard Get connected to a department 717-766-2511  
Admissions (undergrad) Admittance, request information, learn more about Messiah University 800-233-4220
Agapé Center Community service opportunities, service-learning trips 717-796-1800,
ext. 7255
The Campus Store and Textbook Express Messiah apparel, drink- ware and gifts; school supplies and technology items; health and beauty items; gift cards; snacks; and more.
Rent or buy new, used and digital textbooks and other course materials.
Order online from both stores 24/7.
ext. 3051 
Career and Professional Development Center Explore U, exploring career options and internship opportunities, job searching, graduate school planning 717-691-6016
Campus Ministries Issues of spiritual development, chapel credit, small groups, worship opportunities 717-766-2511
ext. 3080
Department of Safety 24/7 dispatch, see some- thing/say something campaign, safe walk/safe ride, lost and found 717-691-6005
Dining Services Food allergies, dietary concerns, nutritional guidance 717-766-2511,
ext. 3270
Academic Accessibility Previously diagnosed with a disability (learning disability, ADHD, health
impairment, mobility, etc.), unable to maintain good grades
717-796-5382 Amy Slody, Director
Engle Health and Counseling Center Personal and group counseling, illnesses, immunizations, physical therapy and treatment 717-691-6035
Fitness Center Information on fitness classes and available exercise equipment 717-766-2511,
ext. 2113
Kevin Ogden, Director
Financial Aid Scholarship, grants, loans, financial counseling 717-691-6007
Information Technology Services Access to the campus network, free computers of viruses, install free anti-virus on computers,
installation of and support for software and hardware
International Student Programs Provide guidance and support to international, MK and TCK students and families, F-1 visa advising, Friendship Family Program, Rafiki House, International student orientation 717-766-2511,
ext. 2131
Multicultural Student Programs Multicultural scholarship programs (Martins
and R.H. Flowers), multicultural clubs and organizations, leadership opportunities, advocacy, guidance and referrals to underrepresented students and families
ext. 6930
Cherisse Daniels, Director
Off-Campus Programs Semester-long study abroad, J-Term or May- Term short-term courses 717-766-2511,
ext. 2131
Katie Rousopoulos, Director
Parent Relations Common questions, parent programming, guidance as to who to contact 717-796-5252
Payroll Office Questions regarding timesheets or pay, need to submit new or updated tax form or banking information 717-796-1800,
ext. 2902
Provost Office Questions about academics or student life. 717-796-5375
Registrar's Office Questions pertaining to course registrations,
transcripts, FERPA, trans- fer credit, AP and CLEP, academic policies and graduation
Residence Life Resident placement, housing concerns, student care/student concerns 717-796-5239
Student Success and Retention Inside and outside of classroom support 717-766-2511,
ext. 5090
Jocelyn Clippinger, Director
Student Employment Questions about looking for a campus job, work- ing on campus, your job assignment, paperwork required to start work 717-796-1800,
ext. 2900
Student Financial Services (SFS) One-on-one financial counseling 717-691-6004
Falcon Exchange Pay student bill or purchase Falcon or Dining Dollars with cash or check, ID card services, student parking registration 717-766-2511,
ext. 7213
Student Engagement Discover leadership opportunities, join sexuality and gender education (SAGE) programs or adventure programs, serve as an orientation leader, access commuter student services, sign up for break/holiday shuttles 717-796-5240 Julie Fenton, Director
The Learning Center One-on-one peer tutoring by appointment 717-766-2511,
ext. 7209
The Writing Center One-on-one writing tutoring


In the case of student related emergencies, please contact:

Daytime Monday-Friday: Student Success and Retention

Evenings and Weekends:  Department of Safety