Why enroll at HU? In today’s competitive job market, a degree is essential, but often you need more. You also need experience and connections. At Harrisburg University every student gets both. Our campus is located in the heart of the thriving Harrisburg downtown, which is ripe with internship and mentorship opportunities. We help students take maximum advantage of our location.

Every major requires an internship of at least 135 hours of experience in the field.  Additionally, every student completes a senior project that gives hands-on real world experience in his or her chosen area of study.

The result?  92 percent of our undergraduate students who respond to our survey report that they are employed in their field of study or in graduate school within six months of their commencement.