Penn State Harrisburg, in coordination with local and regional agencies, will conduct an emergency preparedness exercise in its library, on Friday, September 30 starting at 9:00 a.m. The library will be closed to the public between 7:30 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.

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Last updated: Tue, 09/20/2016 - 1:59pm

Penn State Harrisburg

Campus Safety Alert 9-11-13

Updated 9-12-13

The car reported stolen on Sept. 11, 2013 from Wharton Avenue, immediately adjacent to campus, has been recovered.


Safety Alert: Middletown police this evening received a report of a car stolen from Wharton Avenue, immediately adjacent to campus. The car is a black 2-door Honda coupe, Pennsylvania license number JJK-0644. Anyone with information is asked to call Dauphin County 911.

The following tips can help you prevent vehicle theft:
  • Always close and lock your car, close the windows, and take your keys with you.
  • Never leave your car running unattended. 
  • Don’t store valuables or expensive electronics in plain sight.
  • Park in a well-lighted area.  
  • Park with your wheels turned toward the curb and emergency brake on.