Share your story with Live On, and you could win!


Want to win an Apple Watch? Share your story with Live On, and you could!

This year, several exceptional students have helped us spread the word about on-campus housing sign-up. We want you to join them! Submit your story below to tell us why you plan to live on campus next year.

One lucky student, drawn at random, will win an Apple Watch. Plus, each student selected to appear in the Live On housing materials will receive $50 in Spartan Cash! 


A video and / or photographs that help tell us about your experience living on.

A brief written statement explaining who you are (your major, campus neighborhood, expected graduation year, hobbies, etc.) and why you live on campus.

If selected, we’ll feature your Live On story in our spring semester on-campus housing sign-up materials.



DEADLINE TO SUBMIT: Friday, Dec. 9, 2016

To get the ball rolling, here are some of the benefits we often hear students mention!

  1. It’s a once in a lifetime experience; living on campus is an integral part of the complete college experience. Make memories to last a lifetime.
  2. Proximity and Convenience: Walking distance to class, meals, study spaces, campus activities and entertainment, sporting events and free laundry.
  3. Exceptional Dining: An award-winning team of executive chefs, sous chefs, bakers and cooks embodies our commitment to Lead with Food; dining halls open 7 a.m. to midnight to accommodate just about any schedule.
  4. Choose the Room that Fits You: You have choices and options for privacy, and are encouraged to personalize your space.
  5. Safety: Residence halls require key-card access during late hours in addition to your room key; living wings in residence halls are locked 24 hours a day; MSU Police patrol neighborhoods; green light emergency phones are within sight of every room.
  6. Resources Right in Your MSU Neighborhood: You’ll find what you need to be a successful student, including academic advising, a health clinic, tutoring and even Live On and Be Fit fitness classes.
  7. Ultimate entertainment Centers: Game rooms, large-screen TVs, basketball and volleyball courts, and more than 300 student activities each year.
  8. Expand Your Circle: Meet people outside your usual social scene.
  9. Simple Billing: Pay just once at the beginning of the semester or enroll in a payment plan.
  10. Cleaning Services: Included throughout your hall.



To be eligible to win, students must be registered to live on campus for the 2017-18 academic year. If you haven’t yet signed up to live on campus next year, learn how at:

Winners will be notified during winter break via their MSU email account.