News and Happenings Archive

Sparty and Students at Fall Festival
Choosing where to live next year is a big decision. If you have not decided yet, there is still time for you to secure your on-campus home for next year. Whether you are looking for a room or suite in a residence hall, flexible housing which allows...
Kid Crying because school is over
There's an old saying that goes something like this, "Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened!" We are sure you will need that advice now that our school year is coming to an end. Below is the information you need to know for the end...
Girl recycling
Recycle On Campus Instead of throwing out unwanted items before heading home for the summer, students living on campus can recycle or donate items to local charitable organizations. Simply place the items in designated areas in campus residence...
girls studying on grass during summer classes
Summer housing is available on campus for students taking summer classes during first session (May 12- June 26), second session (June 30-August 14) or both summer sessions! Beginning March 24, students can sign up to live in Bailey and Owen halls...
It’s no myth that Michigan State University is a huge place. It’s easy to get lost in it- (literally and metaphorically). That’s why it’s great to find your place here, and have a network to rely on. One of the best ways to create that is by joining...
Contribute to positive student and guest experiences at Michigan State University! Service Center Representatives and Night Receptionists are undergraduate staff members employed by Residence Education and Housing Services.  Service Center...
Bryan Hall
Spring Break is set for March 3-7, 2014. Due to a large number of students taking the opportunity to do something fun and relaxing, on-campus housing and dining services will be altered.   Service Centers and night receptionists access locations in...
Engagement Center Study Room
Start your semester off on the right foot with some help from the MSU Engagement Centers. Located in every neighborhood, engagement centers provide the academic, health and wellness, and intercultural support needed for a successful journey at MSU....
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MSU Live On is now on Tumblr! Follow our blog “Living On @ MSU: Our Students’ Experience” to see what living on campus is like from the perspective of your fellow Spartans. Our posts will include photos from events and day-to-day happenings around...
University Village Apartments
Good news for University Village residents! Free, unlimited laundry has been expanded to University Village Apartments! This new convenience is just one of the many perks that accompanies living on campus at Michigan State University. It is...
Tree in winter
Lately you have probably noticed an increase in coughs and sneezes around you. We are in the heart of cold and flu season. Below you will find some preventative measures to take so you are not the next person stuck in the bed cuddling with a box of...
Finding Your Place at MSU
With thousands of students contributing to the hustle and bustle around East Lansing, the idea of finding companions at a university as large as MSU may seem daunting. Live On has come up with a list of ways you can meet new people and ease your...
Students enjoying the outdoors
The transition from high school to college can be a very exciting but nerve-wrecking experience. There is a lot to do, but as the rush of college life creeps up it’s easy to overlook the simple things. Here is a list to follow to guarantee you have...
Live On Street Team at Spring Break Rewind
Do you love living on? Do you consider yourself a dedicated Spartan? Are you eager to share your "Live On" experience with other students around campus? This could be the perfect opportunity for you! Residence Education and Housing Services is...
The Average Student Does 18 Loads of Laundry Each Semester
Students who live on campus in the residence halls at Michigan State University will enjoy a new amenity starting this summer — free, unlimited laundry in all on-campus residence halls. The department of Residence Education and Housing Services (...
Bailey GREENhouse
By Eric Anderson, Communications Assistant The Bailey GREENhouse will open to the community on Tuesday, October 30 with a celebration showcasing its home-grown herbs and greens, as well as the educational opportunities offered for Michigan State...
MSU's food truck: Eat At State On-The-Go
By Paige Bolen “Wow! That was good,” said PhD student Stefan Fletcher as he took the first bite of a smoked cheddar cheeseburger from MSU’s new food truck, Eat at State On-the Go. Many students like Fletcher, are becoming acquainted with Culinary...
Brody Hall
Neighborhood engagement directors for the five campus neighborhoods have been finalized. Assignments are as follows: Kelly High McCord, Neighborhood Engagement Director for Brody (Armstrong, Bailey, Bryan, Butterfield, Emmons and Rather residence...