You're accepted


You’re accepted to Messiah University!

We are excited to offer you a spot in our incoming class, and look forward to welcoming you to the Messiah community! Keep the momentum going by completing the steps below.

Celebrate with our mascot, Flex the Falcon, by viewing your admissions decision online!

Use the login email address and password that you used for your application.

Watch this page for future updates regarding possible scholarship invites and to register for an Accepted Student Preview Day or other programming exclusively designed with accepted students in mind.

When you are ready, log in to your Admissions Status Page, respond to the "Reply to Offer of Admission" form to let us know what you are thinking. If you have questions, we want to answer them for you!

myMU is the accepted student portal where you will find access to email, financial aid information, the housing contract, online health forms, course registration and orientation information. Please feel free to activate and log in after Sept. 15.

In the acceptance materials you received online and in the mail, you received your student ID and instructions for activating your myMU account via your Admissions Status Page. You can also reference our accepted student portals page for additional information about myMU and account activation. Contact the admissions office at 717-691-6000 (or 800-233-4220) with any issues during this process.

Accepted Student Login

Accepted Family Landing Page

Connect with fellow admitted students on Messiah's Class of 2027 Instagram. DM us your bio and pictures to be featured.

You also now have access to our official private chat community on ZeeMee where you can:

  • Meet and chat with other admitted students
  • Take the Roommate Match Quiz
  • See videos from current students
  • Join live virtual social events

Details regarding scholarship deadlines can be found on our merit-based assistance pages.

We encourage you to submit your FAFSA as soon as possible after Oct. 1. Financial aid packages will be available beginning early December for students starting in the fall. Our preferred priority date for filing the FAFSA is April 1, but you can submit after that. International students, please visit this page for details regarding your financial aid.

Submit your deposit via There are a couple options there, but our preferred method is through your Admissions Status Page. You must mark "planning to enroll" or "leaning towards enrolling" to be able to see the deposit link on the admissions status page.

Our preferred deposit date is prior to May 1, but you can deposit throughout the summer. Housing assignments are based on the deposit receipt date. 

Submit housing contract and preferences via myMU, which opens in early March. The deposit must be submitted prior to completing the contract.

Commuters must also complete the housing contract.

We asked our students and alumni on social media to share some of their favorite places in the area surrounding Messiah! These are just a few of their recommendations for spots to eat, places to shop and things to do. If you find yourself wanting to try something new, check out this guide.

Register for courses via myMU starting in June. The deposit must be submitted prior to course registration.

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