Harrisburg University of Science and Technology provides campus-housing opportunities through various partners. Housing partners include – Brickbox Enterprises, Ltd which is operated by Property Management Incorporated, International House and Pennsylvania Place Apartments. The University provides high quality, affordable undergraduate student housing in downtown Harrisburg. Any enrolled undergraduate student at Harrisburg University is eligible to apply to live in University-partnered housing. The University provides residence life services with HU partnered housing. While on-campus housing is NOT mandatory, all new, first-time students are encouraged to live on-campus if not commuting from home. Housing is not guaranteed, but new students that apply on time will not have issues with housing availability.
Each ultra-modern apartment suite offers furniture. Basic utilities and Wi-Fi internet service are included in the students’ rental housing fee. Cable TV hook-ups 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.
Residential locations –
Residences on Market – This facility is located at 335 Market Street, directly across the street from the University’s Academic Center. The building is primarily returning student housing. Many of the suites are double-occupancy; a few are triple-occupancy. A TV lounge is available for the students’ enjoyment. Billing is done through PMI.
Market View Place – This facility is located at 301 Market Street, approximately one-block from the University’s Academic Center. This building is primarily for new student housing. Most of the suites are quad-occupancy; a few are double-occupancy. Billing is done through PMI.
International House – This facility is located at 314 Chestnut Street, approximately one-block from the University’s Academic Center. This building is primarily for new student housing. Most of the suites are six person -occupancy; a few are quad-occupancy. Billing is done through HU.
Pennsylvania Place – This facility is located at 301 Chestnut Street, approximately two-blocks from the University’s Academic Center. This building is primarily for returning student housing. Most of the suites are quad-occupancy; a few are double-occupancy. Students can apply for parking in the facility for a separate fee. Billing is done through HU.
Housing Charges (per semester) by unit:
Housing – Standard Double – $3,400
Housing – Standard Triple – $3,100
Housing – Standard Quad – $2,825
Housing – Standard 6-person – $2,200
There is an additional refundable security deposit of $250 per academic year. There may be a few additional fees such as key charges, cleaning fees, etc. which will be outlined during the leasing process.
How to Apply- New students:
- After you pay your tuition deposit and get your HU credentials, log on to MyHU-
- Click on the Housing Tab on the top of the page
- There you will find the section for “New Students” to apply
Questions about University Housing? Contact HU via email at HUHousing@my.harrisburgu.edu