Millersville University of Pennsylvania

Event Types Welcomed

Adult Social Events
Corporate Social Events
Family Reunions
Professional Meeting / Training / Conference / Retreats
Wedding Ceremonies
Wedding Receptions
Youth Retreat/Camps


Located in the heart of Lancaster County, let Millersville University showcase your event! Our facilities will provide your event with unlimited potential! Many of our event spaces are multi-use to give you a full range of layouts and capacities both indoors and outdoors!

Millersville University features a unique lodging experience for you and your guests. Our on-campus accommodations are opened to the public during off-peak semester months. They offer a unique opportunity for your group to benefit from our living-learning layouts. Fostering connection among those that attend, our accommodations allow you to maximize your time together.

The dining experience you will receive when hosting your camp or conference at Millersville University will be nothing short of extraordinary! We have a long standing reputation for providing quality food and outstanding service to our guests! A full scope of dining options and in-house catering services are available for your convenience.

Along with our venues comes a talented and resourceful group of personnel who will strive for success and customer satisfaction.

If you are interested in hosting an event on campus, please complete the form.

Food & Beverage Options

The Upper Deck

Summer dining services will be provided at The Upper Deckin Gordinier Hall, a buffet-style dining hall.
Seating Capacity: 500

Bolger Conference Center

Conference Services can also be provided in the Bolger Conference Center in Gordinier Hall. We offer a wide range of catering options from cold buffets to hot served meals in the conference rooms.


  • Total Number of Overnight Guests: 1000
  • Number of Overnight Rooms: 1000
  • Wi-Fi in Guest Rooms: Yes
Overnight Room Attributes
  • Air-conditioned rooms available
  • Linens Provided
  • Kitchen Available
  • Soap
  • Towels

Shenks Hall

Study lounges Self service laundry facility Elevator TV/Recreation lounges Card Access Vending Machines Free parking Two person suites include a full bathroom. Four person suites include two full bathrooms. Furnishings for each guest include: Single bed Desk with shelf Two position desk chair Five drawer dresser Individual closet Each suite includes: Free Internet access Furnished living rooms in 4 person suites

This accommodation has A/C

Reighard Hall

Spacious study lounge Outside patio Card access Self service laundry facility Elevator Vending Machines Free parking Furnishings for each guest include: Full Size Bed Desk with shelf Two position desk chair Five drawer dresser Wardrobe closet Each suite includes: Oversized Room Free cable TV Television Free local calls Spacious Bathroom Free Internet access Individual Heat/AC Microfridge Coat Closet

This accommodation has A/C

Diehm Hall

Coed Air-conditioned Sprinklers Smoke-free
252 Beds

This accommodation has A/C

University Residence Halls

The University owns and maintains 9 standard residence halls. All buildings have been recently updated with air conditioning in every room and most have new carpeting throughout. Each building includes laundry facilities, study areas, vending machines and shared bathrooms.

This accommodation has A/C

Student Lodging

Student Lodging, Inc., a not-for-profit corporation, manages two alternative housing opportunities, Reighard and Shenks Halls, located near the campus. These are available to summer camps and conferences (on a limited basis). Shenks Hall is a new residence hall that offers suites and other fine amenities. Reighard Hall is a former hotel that was converted into a residence hall for Millersville University students and is now available to summer conference groups.

This accommodation has A/C

Burrowes Hall

Coed Air-conditioned Sprinklers Smoke-free
356 Beds

This accommodation has A/C

Gaige Hall

Coed Air-conditioned Sprinklers Smoke-free
345 Beds

This accommodation has A/C

Gilbert Hall

Coed Air-conditioned Sprinklers Smoke-free
175 Beds

This accommodation has A/C

Lenhardt Hall

Coed Air-conditioned Sprinklers Smoke-free
320 Beds

This accommodation has A/C

Hobbs Hall

Coed Air-conditioned Sprinklers Smoke-free
254 Beds

This accommodation has A/C

Bard Hall

Coed Carpeted Air-conditioned Sprinklers
162 Beds

This accommodation has A/C

Featured Amenities

Accessible Facilities
Air Conditioning
Car Charging Station
Fitness Center
In-House Catering
Near Public Transit
Outdoor Space
Overnight Rooms
Paid Parking
Pet Friendly
Running Trails
Sports Facilities
Theater Seating

Venue Location + Transportation


88 James Street,

Lombardo Welcome Center,

Millersville Millersville, 17551



Nearby Airport

Harrisburg International Airport (MDT) - 45 minutes

Nearby International Airport

Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI) - 90 minutes


Parking on Site: Yes

Car charging stations: Yes

Nearby Cities

Nearby PA cities: Lancaster (4 miles), York (25 miles), Harrisburg (40 miles), Reading (40 miles), Allentown (75 miles), Philadelphia (75 miles)

Regional cities: Baltimore (75 miles), Washington, D.C. (120 miles/2.5 hours), New York City (170 miles/3 hours)

Things to Know


Must Use In-House Catering: Yes

External Catering Allowed: No

Can Bring In Own Food: No

Cultural Catering Available: Yes

Food And Beverage Onsite: Yes

Venue Policies

Alcohol Consumption: No

Smoking Permitted: No

Cannabis Industry-Friendly: No

Cannabis Consumption: No

Eco Friendly: Yes

ADA Accessible: Yes

Family Friendly: Yes

Pet Friendly: Yes


Our Office of Technical Operations works to support all audio/visual components for campus facilities, classrooms, meeting rooms, and event spaces. Most rooms are internet capable. Wireless access on campus was enhanced with the latest technology in 2018. Livestreaming events is available. Guests can gain WiFi access by creating a guest account. Additionally, audio/visual equipment is available upon request.

Guest Wi-Fi: Free

Onsite Tech Support: Yes

Wi-Fi In Meeting Space: Yes

Equipment Available On-Site:
  • Projector Screen
  • Laptops
  • Microphones
  • Sound System
  • Custom Lighting