Penn State Harrisburg will be the premier higher education institution and a steward of the University in the Capital Region, recognized for educational excellence, a comprehensive portfolio of programs, commitment to diversity, and strategic alliances. Through the distinction of its signature programs and global partnerships, the College will contribute significantly to the mission of the University and the vitality of the region.
As the regional leader in the integration of teaching, research, and service, the mission of Penn State Harrisburg is to:
The College pursues this mission using interdisciplinary, innovative, and applied approaches to learning and problem solving that transcend academic specializations and organizational barriers.
Embodied within Penn State Harrisburg’s vision and mission statements is a commitment to the following:
Penn State Harrisburg announced today that it will add an intercollegiate men’s and women’s track and field program. The teams will begin competing in the Capital Athletic Conference (CAC) in 2014-15 during the indoor and outdoor seasons.
The Penn State Harrisburg School of Humanities will sponsor a public Bloomsday reading of James Joyce’s novel “Ulysses” on Sunday, June 16 from 1:00-5:00 p.m. at the Midtown Scholar Bookstore in Harrisburg.
Enjoy a round of golf while supporting local athletes and be automatically entered to play for a chance to win $1 million at the fourth annual Penn State Harrisburg Golf Tournament, sponsored by Orthopedic Associates of Lancaster, Ltd. and Nittany Village. To be held Sept. 27 at 8:00 a.m. at the Colonial Golf and Tennis Club, the fundraiser will support Penn State Harrisburg’s growing NCAA Division III intercollegiate athletic program, which includes numerous participants from high schools in the midstate.