Dear Residential Student and Parents/Families:
We hope you enjoyed a restful and productive summer break. We look forward to meeting the new first year and transfer students and welcoming back our returning students.
As you arrive on campus for the start of a new semester (new students on Thursday, August 21 and returning students Saturday and Sunday, August 23 and 24; please review your housing assignment communication), you will see the many exciting changes taking place within the Housing and Residential Programs at Millersville. Phase I of the residence hall replacement project is now complete with the opening of the 2 new South Side Suites.
To maximize the orderly flow of traffic on campus during our opening days, we request your cooperation with the plan detailed below. A map of campus for check in has been created for your convenience, and can be downloaded and printed from our website, www.millersville.edu/housing/. These maps have also been sent to students’ Millersville email account.
Traffic patterns for Bard and Gilbert Halls – (Blue route)
Upon arrival to the borough of Millersville, please proceed south on George Street. Turn right on Frederick Street. Turn right on Brooks Drive and continue behind Brooks Gym until you reach the drop off area between Bard and Gilbert Halls. An unloading area will be established near Bard Hall. We ask that you unload your belongings quickly and then park in the Jefferson parking lot, located on Cottage Avenue.
Traffic pattern for Gaige Hall - (Red route)
Upon arrival to the borough of Millersville, please proceed south on George Street. Turn right on Frederick Street. Turn right on Prince Street. An unloading area will be established outside of Gaige Hall on Prince Street. We ask that you unload your belongings quickly and then park in the parking garage on the corner of Prince and Cottage.
Traffic pattern for Reighard, Shenks, and the South Village Suites (Black Route)
Upon arrival to the borough of Millersville, please proceed south on George Street, turn right on W. Frederick Street. Turn left on Shenks Lane and park in the lot closest for Reighard and Shenks. Turn left onto Centennial Drive to get to the South Village Suites . We ask that you unload your belongings quickly. There are several parking lots in the area where you can park your vehicle.
New students attending Orientation only with the last name beginning with A-L should check in to the residence halls on Thursday, August 21, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 (noon).
New students attending Orientation only with the last name beginning with M-Z should check in to the residence halls on Thursday, August 21 from 12:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
All returning students and new students not attending Orientation may check in to the residence halls on Saturday, August 23, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., or on Sunday, August 24, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
For any additional questions, please feel free to contact us at email Housing@millersville.edu or by dialing (717) 872-3162.
The Department of Housing and Residential Programs