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Harrisburg University of Science and Technology

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States
The Harrisburg University of Science and Technology offers innovative academic and research programs in science and technology that respond to local and global needs.  The institution fosters a diverse community of learners, provides access and support to students who want to pursue a career in science and technology.

Master's Programmes

Business & Management (3)
Arts, Design & Architecture (1)
Journalism & Media (1)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (1)



Harrisburg University seeks dedicated professionals who have the experience and desire to work in an active, innovative and collaborative environment that stresses high quality service delivery, entrepreneurial spirit, and close contact with a diverse group of internal and external constituents.

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Housing services

Each suite offers University-provided furniture. Basic utilities and Wi-Fi internet service are included in the students’ rental housing fee. Cable TV are available; but must be paid directly by the student occupants to the service providers. A shared laundry room with card-operated machines will be provided for residents’ use. An additional game room is available for the students’ enjoyment.

ICT services

IT Services provides resources for the university’s academic and administrative computing and telecommunications needs. Important services include wired and wireless networks, Internet access, licensing and support for software applications, web and portal operations, classroom technologies, the IT HelpDesk, technology training, and hardware maintenance for university-owned equipment.

Medical services

Free and confidential mental health counseling services are offered to currently enrolled students. Services include individual and group therapy, crisis intervention, and referrals to educational or community resources. We also provide consultation to students, friends, faculty, staff, and parents concerned about a student in distress or in need of additional resources. 

Student Life

Campus life

When your campus is located in the heart of a beautiful thriving city, student life takes on a vibrant metro vibe. You have all the eclectic choices of an exciting city within walking distance from your student housing and classrooms.

Sports facilities

The University is a member of the National Association of Collegiate Esports (NACE), and offers eSports as the University’s first–and only–varsity sport.  The program will launch for fall 2018 and is under the leadership of Program Director Chad Smeltz and Head Coach Geoffrey Wang. Smeltz is a long-time esports coach and Harrisburg native. Wang is a world-ranked gamer.

Student clubs

  • The Student Government
  • The HU Event’s Council
  • Asian Culture Club
  • Forensic Science Club


Harrisburg University of Science and Technology is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. 

Student Reviews

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My University is ranked number one in Education quality in Pakistan. A competitive selection procedure allows an intensive but a diverse set of students, which provide great diversity along with knowledge.

Anonymous rated 1 out of 5 stars

One of the best in the Country, the university has been able to inculcate the best knowledge present

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States

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