New Student Communications

August 10, 2021

Get Involved, Spartans!

Fall Welcome is an event-packed week that kicks off Sunday, Aug. 29! Click here to view a detailed schedule. Don't miss Sparticipation, Tuesday, Aug. 31. This event showcases hundreds of student organizations and is a great introduction to getting involved on campus! Watch the Fall Welcome site for more event information as well as university on-boarding information.

August 3, 2021

Move-in, Virtual Open Houses and More!

Live On and Eat at State have been working hard this summer to prepare for your arrival in the fall! Move-in day is an exciting time for students and their families! This year, move-in is Aug. 26-29. Please review our full move-in guide here.

July 21, 2021

You Have A Home At Michigan State

MSU and Live On are committed to fostering a diverse, equitable, inclusive and safe environment for all our Spartans living in our on-campus housing communities. We work through the values of diversity, equity, inclusion and social justice to build communities that encourage personal growth, relationship building and academic success.

July 12, 2021

Get to Know Your Neighborhood 

MSU is a big campus, but MSU Neighborhoods helps it feel manageable. Each neighborhood has its own vibe and features, as well as offers a wide range of programs, activities and support services for students.

July 6, 2021 

Get to Know Your Roommate

Now that you’ve received your roommate assignment, we encourage you to reach out and get to know your roommate(s)!

June 29, 2021 

Work in Your Neighborhood

Looking for additional job opportunities? We hire hundreds of students in each of our residence halls, from Service Center Representatives to Student Cooks to Facilities Building Workers.

June 11, 2021

Signing Up For Your Space

By now, you should have logged into your My Housing account to see your 24-hour selection time slot. Time slots are randomly assigned across all new students, and available spaces will be evenly distributed across all time slots to make the process fair to all. Students who do not select a space will be randomly assigned a space for fall 2021.

May 25, 2021 

NSO Webinars Plus Move-In Info

Be sure to visit the NSO summer webinar series, which offers sessions covering the housing and dining selection process. In these sessions, you'll learn more about on-campus living in our five distinct neighborhoods and what housing and dining options you have during your two+ years on campus. These sessions will also go over the new housing sign-up process.

Visit this website and find which day and time works best for you!
 

May 18, 20201

Housing Selection Process

The new student housing selection process will look different than it has in years past. This year, you will receive an assigned 24-hour sign-up window. If you would like to select your space on campus, you must do so within your assigned window. Students who do not select a space will be randomly assigned a space for fall 2021.

May 13, 2021

Eat at State Looks Forward to Serving You!

As you prepare to live on campus at MSU, we invite you to explore the dining options that will help fuel your success. Eat at State offers three dining plan selections for on-campus students, which are outlined below. In addition, learn about exciting changes we are making this summer to increase options and expand variety for diners!

May 3, 2021

Housing and Dining Selection Process

The new student housing selection process will look different than it has in years past. This year, you will receive an assigned 24-hour sign-up window. If you would like to select your space on campus, you must do so within your assigned window. Students who do not select a space will be randomly assigned a space for fall 2021.

*Sent to all deposited students 

April 28, 2021

Second-year On-campus Living Requirement

By now you may have heard MSU has extended the on-campus living requirement to include a second academic year, reinstating the two-year live-on requirement MSU had waived since the 1980s.

*Sent to all deposited students 

April 16, 2021

Explore the Neighborhoods, Spartans!

MSU is a big campus, but MSU Neighborhoods helps it feel manageable. Our residence halls are separated into five neighborhoods, and each neighborhood has its own vibe and features as well as offers a wide range of programs, activities and support services for students.

*Sent to all deposited students 

April 5, 2021 

Have You Signed Your Housing Contract?

You've been accepted to MSU, and we're excited you're considering kicking off your college career with us! To keep your admissions process moving forward, please visit the MSU Admissions website here.

*Sent to all admitted students 

March 16, 2021

Time to Sign Your Housing Contract

It's time to sign your Housing Contract! Your Housing Contract is located in your My Housing account at liveon.msu.edu. Please sign your contract by Saturday, May 1. You must sign your contract by May 31 to participate in room selection. Learn more about the sign-up timeline by clicking here

*Sent to all deposited students 

March 1, 2021

Welcome Home, Spartans

Welcome to Michigan State University! As you know, this past year has been anything but normal, but we are eagerly awaiting your arrival to campus this fall and are here to support you every step of the way.

*Sent to all deposited students 

 

 

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