News and Happenings Archive

With more high school and transfer students wanting to become Spartans and with students returning to live on campus beyond their freshman year, a small number of students in each MSU neighborhood may be temporarily assigned to transitional housing...
WELCOME! We're happy to have you on campus and starting your brand new adventure. Every year we get hundreds of new students who start their journey during spring semester. To help you out we've prepared the resources below. Please take some time to...
As you soak up the sun this summer and pack your belongings, be sure to keep in mind the key dates and resources listed below to help you prepare for your arrival to campus in the fall. IMPORTANT MOVE-IN DATES Saturday, Aug. 19: Move-in for...
When new and returning students move into their on-campus homes each year, we work hard to make it an experience to remember. That mission is accomplished every year thanks to our enthusiastic, helpful, and friendly welcome team! If you possess...
What do a 12 Pack of Ramen, a Television, and a Microwave Have in Common? These are all things that Michigan State University collects during move out as part of the Pack Up. Pitch In. Help Out. program. Every year you, the students, help keep...
Summer housing sign-up will begin in April for students enrolled in summer classes (first session, second session or both). Bailey Hall is open to all students who need summer housing and Owen Hall is open only to students who have reserved a room...
1,250 Gallons of Ruined MSU Mayo Have you ever wondered what 1,250 gallons of mayonnaise looked like in a dumpster? Yeah, neither did I. However, because of one ruined shipment of mayo I would soon learn. On December 2nd 500 2.5-gallon containers of...
WELCOME! We're happy to have you on campus and starting your brand new adventure. Every year we get hundreds of new students who start their journey during spring semester. To help you out we've prepared the resources below. Please take some time to...
"Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that." - Martin Luther King Jr.  Over 50,000 students attend Michigan State University. Each with their own story, their own dreams, goals,...
Last semester you may have seen the posters and images around campus encouraging you to sign up for a chance to win an Apple Watch. We wanted students to share their reasons for living on campus and the experiences they've had to date. We chose one...
CAMPUS CALLED, YOU ANSWERED. 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...
Thanksgiving Break Housing and Dining Beginning November 23 through November 27, campus housing and dining services will be altered due to the Thanksgiving Holiday. Students will need to use their MSU ID to access residence halls through the main...
Dear on-campus residents, Where has the semester gone? Nearly ten weeks are already in the books. Our Residential and Hospitality Services team hopes that you have found – and helped create – a sense of community on your residence hall floor and...
Sign up for on-campus housing 2017-18 On-campus housing sign-up for the 2017-18 academic year will begin online Oct. 24, 2016. Luckily, you don’t have to make rushed plans in order to get the so-called “best place” next year. Take some time to...
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We have good news for our fitness-focused Spartans! Memberships are now available for the new Wonderbodies fitness facility! Wonderbodies, located in Wonders Hall, features a variety of exercise options, including: Free Motion selectorized strength...
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At its Sept. 8 meeting, the Michigan State University Board of Trustees adopted apartment rates for the 2017-18 academic year for University Village Apartments and the newly constructed 1855 Place. Academic year 2017-18 will be the first year of...
On the evening of Sept. 3, a tweet was sent from the MSU Live On Twitter account that does not represent our brand or our values. It was mistakingly sent by a student team member who improperly switched accounts. We have taken down the tweet,...
Once you cross the stage at graduation and receive your diploma, it officially becomes the last summer before your new Spartan life begins. Of course you'll need to pack and attend AOP, but there are some other things that you should have on your to...
Spartans,  We've made it easier for you to connect with your residence hall neighbors via social media. Instead of hounding the Neighborhood hashtags looking for your future suitemate, why not join your residence hall Facebook group. Not only will...
Summer housing sign-up will begin in April for students enrolled in summer classes (first session, second session or both). Choose from Rather or Owen Hall for your summer session(s). The summer housing application fee is $40 and is waived for...
Spartans, now that you're all settled into campus, it's important to get to know your on-campus resources. The list below, along with many other campus resources, will help you make the most of each day leading up to graduation.  Engagement Centers...
Neighborhood Housing Specialists from the Housing Assignments Office have been relocated to offices within the MSU Neighborhoods. This move is part of an effort to provide enhanced customer service for residents, with easier access to Housing...
June 17, 2015 This afternoon the MSU Board of Trustees granted RHS, Intercollegiate Athletics, MSU Police, and Infrastructure Planning and Facilities permission to proceed with the State Police Post Redevelopment. Formerly referred to as Spartan...
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Working on Campus Spartans, we know you will be hard at work this fall studying and working on class projects so you can make the grade. Statistics show that working on campus can help you reach your academic goals. Students who work on campus at...
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Staying connected with all that goes on here at MSU can be a challenge but don’t worry there is an easier way! There are a ton of social media accounts that can provide you with all things MSU! For example, each year there is a new Facebook page...

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