Links for Community Members
Even if you’re not a student of Harrisburg University, you’ll still find plenty of events, opportunities and other ways to get involved.
Check them out here, and explore some of the many ways we’re giving back to the community.
Get to Know City Campus
Our students are studying to enter today’s STEM fields. Here, they learn in an environment that’s even more advanced than the one they’ll find in their future careers.
Our Academic Center holds 16 stories of state-of-the art learning space. Located in the hub of the city’s downtown district, this ultramodern complex connects directly to Strawberry Square. The adjoining Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts is the official home stadium for our Esports team.
City campus hosts conferences, seminars, training programs and other events. Many are free and open to the public.
Here, you’ll find opportunities for career advancement, career change and personal growth. Explore certificate programs, workshops, clinics, certification courses and online training courses.
High School Enrichment
If you’re in high school, our online enrichment programs are the perfect opportunity to earn college credit and have fun. You could even qualify for a grant that covers the cost of admission.
HU in the News
Fostering entrepreneurship among employees pays off
An “intrapreneurship” program, which lets employees act like entrepreneurs by developing new products or services, is an unconventional benefit that…
PA winner in biotechnology competition at HU wins international prize
The winner of the PA BioGENEius competition hosted by Harrisburg University of Science and Technology went on to win the…
Students to benefit from new partnership focusing on teacher professional development
K-12 teachers can earn college graduate credits in learning technologies thanks to a new partnership between PD Campus and Harrisburg…
HU Professor, colleagues deliver aquaponics, automation presentations at Phoenix Contact European Annual EduNet Conference, Paris
A Harrisburg University (HU) professor teamed with an HU research scientist and a colleague to discuss the University’s innovative Aquaponics…
Classes will begin this fall for the new UPMC Shadyside School of Nursing at UPMC Harrisburg
UPMC and Harrisburg University of Science and Technology announced that the application deadline for the new school has been extended…
HU joins with Labor & Industry, The GIANT Company, Higher-Education Leaders To Celebrate Innovative Program Upskilling Employees
Harrisburg, PA – Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) Secretary Jennifer Berrier visited a Harrisburg-area grocery store Wednesday to celebrate…
What supply chain shortages could be next
As the supply chain issues and shortages of certain goods continue, experts said the biggest impacts will likely soon felt…
HU Offices Closed for Juneteenth
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will be closed on Monday, June 20th in observance of Juneteenth. University offices…
Metaverse and NFTs & the Law among topics of upcoming virtual conference
NFT’s and the Metaverse are among the topics for panel discussion at an upcoming virtual conference on cryptocurrency, blockchain and…
Give Back. Change Lives.
When you give to Harrisburg University, you’re investing in our students, building our community and strengthening Central Pennsylvania’s economy.
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