Living on Campus
It’s important to feel comfortable in your new home for the next four years. With our unique residential life, fantastic dining services, and more, we make sure you’re well taken care of.
At F&M, you won’t be living in a run-of-the-mill dorm—your home away from home will be in one of our five College Houses. Governed by the students who live there, these lively hubs of intellectual, extracurricular, and social engagement not only give you a place to hang out, sleep, and study, but also your own special place to belong.Discover More
New friendships, meaningful and memorable community experiences, important life lessons outside of the classroom… all are waiting for you at F&M. By participating in student groups, the arts, civic engagement, athletics, and recreation, you can enrich your academic experience and enhance the culture of teaching and learning at F&M.
Athletics at F&M is more than football games and a good way to work up a healthy sweat. With club sports, intramural sports, and terrific facilities for informal recreation, we see athletics as a big part of an integrated education, providing important lessons in leadership, teamwork, sportsmanship, and perseverance.Explore now
F&M's commitment to civic engagement reflects a core institutional belief: that a true liberal arts education includes making meaningful contributions to one's community. Each year, F&M students log more than 60,000 hours of volunteer service, improving the lives of people in Lancaster, Central Pennsylvania, and around the world.
F&M's is a rich tapestry of religious communities. Students of faith seeking spiritual fulfillment and fellowship, as well as those who are on a faith journey, will find many opportunities available to them at F&M, where the various religious groups on campus are open to everyone.
Since the first fraternity was established on campus in 1853, F&M's fraternities and sororities have been part of our community, offering interested students additional opportunities for intellectual advancement, leader development, responsible citizenship and community building.
The “living room” of the College, Steinman College Center is a place where students, faculty, professional staff and guests meet and share a variety of social, educational, cultural and recreational experiences.
There's more to a college education than time in the classroom. At F&M, the experience extends to scores of clubs and organizations that offer students opportunities to socialize, have fun and explore independently favorite or tempting topics. Or, feel free to start your own club!
We care for the entire F&M community, from the people who learn and grow on our campus, to physical environment in which we live and work. Learn more about how our values shape our diversity, equity, and inclusion and sustainability efforts at F&M.
We're proud of our long tradition of conservation and environmental stewardship. We work hard to keep up with the current advances in sustainable ideas and technology and pride ourselves on looking at every possible angle to create a more sustainable future for both the campus and the world.Learn more
From our wellness center to public safety, to technology services and even late-night rides around Lancaster, F&M's many campus services provide excellent resources that help students and other members of the community with a broad range of questions, needs, and activities.Explore campus services
We offer a comprehensive array of health and wellness resources and care that not only care for you when you're feeling unwell, but teach you how to be proactive in your self-care and learn lifelong skills related to healthy living, stress management and more.Explore wellness services
Your success on campus is of vital importance, and F&M has policies set in place to guide your success.