• Address: 326 Market Street, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17101-2208

  • Phone Number: (717) 901-5100

  • Website: http://harrisburgu.edu/

Harrisburg University of Science and Technology (HU) Overview

Institution Type

(4 Years) Private Not-For-Profit
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Headquartered at

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

FAFSA/Federal School Code

039483
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Institutional Accreditation

MSCHE
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Historically Black College or University

No

Facilities

Financial Aid, Veterans Friendly , Military Friendly

Data Source: http://harrisburgu.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS, Federal Student Aid, CHEA.

Harrisburg University of Science and Technology (HU) Statistics

Key Statistics
Student Faculty Ratio 32: 1
Total Population 2,992
Student Population Full Time: 2,856 Part Time: 136
Gender Division Male: 62 % Female: 38 %

Graduation Rate

The College Monk

Male: 31 %

The College Monk

Female: 26 %

Total Graduation Rate: 29 %

Graduation rate with bachelors degree completed

Race & Ethnicity

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Harrisburg University of Science and Technology (HU) Majors and Online Programs

Harrisburg University of Science and Technology (HU) Financial Aid and Scholarships

Federal Aid

Federal Loans Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Direct PLUS Loans $7,989 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen. Enrolled at least half-time. Dependent students. June 30th, 2019
Direct Subsidized Loans $7,989 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen. Enrolled at least half-time. June 30th, 2019
Direct Unsubsidized Loans $7,989 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen. Enrolled at least half-time. June 30th, 2019
Federal Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Federal Work Study Varies U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen. Enrolled at least half-time. Satisfactory academic progress June 30th, 2019

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

State Aid

State Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Maryland Scholarship $15,000 High school GPA of 2.7 or higher. Enrolled full-time in a degree program. Varies
New Jersey Scholarship $15,000 High school GPA of 2.7 or higher. Enrolled full-time in a degree program. Varies

Data Source: http://harrisburgu.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Institutional Aid

Institutional Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Harrisburg University Grant Varies Full-time transfer student. Enrolled in an undergraduate degree program. Based on financial need. Varies
Institutional Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Trustees’ Scholarship $12,788 High school GPA of 3.80 or above. Based on merit. Varies
Presidential Scholarship $10,000 Enrolled full-time. Undergraduate student. High school GPA of 3.30 or above. Varies
Provost Scholarship $8,000 Enrolled full-time. Undergraduate student. High school GPA of 3.0 or above. Varies
HU Merit Scholarship $6,000 Enrolled full-time. Undergraduate student. High school GPA of 2.70 or above. Varies
Phi Theta Kappa Membership Scholarship $8,000 Member of Phi Theta Kappa National Honor Society. Enrolled full-time. Undergraduate student. Varies

Data Source: http://harrisburgu.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Military Aid

Military Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Post 9/11 GI Bill $19,514 Individuals with at least 90 days of aggregate service after September 10, 2001. Honorably discharged with a service-connected disability after 30 days. Varies
Yellow Ribbon Program Varies Eligible for the maximum benefit rate (100%) under the Post 9/11 GI Bill. Must not be on active duty or a spouse transferee of an active duty member. Varies
Montgomery GI Bill Varies For active duty or selected reserve members of Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard. Varies
Survivors & Dependents Assistance (DEA) Varies Eligible dependents of certain veterans who are permanently and totally disabled due to a service-related condition. Dependent of veterans who died while on active duty or as a result of a service-related condition. Varies
Veteran Vocational Rehabilitation Varies The student must have been injured while on active duty. Must receive Form VA-28-1905 from the VA Counseling Center Varies

Data Source: http://harrisburgu.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal Aid based on family income

Family Income Average Federal Aid per year
Under $30,000 $12,970
$30,001 - $48,000 $13,670
$48,001 - $75,000 $12,329
$75,001 - $110,000 $14,765
Over $110,000 $18,515

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal, State or Institutional Aid Awarded Percent Avg Amount per year
Undergraduate students awarded Pell grants 47% $4,771
Federal, State or Institutional aid awarded for Full-time, first-time undergraduates 100% $19,823
Federal Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 74% $5,160
Institutional Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 99% $14,375
Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 94% $6,664
Federal Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 94% $6,664
Average aid awarded as grant or scholarship $ 12,614
Post-9/11 GI Bill Award Number of Students Amount per year
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits 9 $14,649
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduate students 9 $14,649

Data Source: http://harrisburgu.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Harrisburg University of Science and Technology (HU) FAQ's

  What is the total student population?


The university has a population of approximately 2,992.

  What is the college address?


The college address is  326 Market Street, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Zip-code:17101

  What is the cost of attending tution?


The cost of attending tution is $23,900 for in-state and out-state undergraduates.

  What is the Federal code to apply for federal aid?


The FAFSA/Federal code of the university is 039483.

  Which institution accredited the college?


The college is accreditation is by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE).

  Is the college public or private?


The college is a private not-for-profit type of an institution.

  What is the college graduation rate?


The college has a graduation rate of 29%.

  Is the college military friendly?


Yes, the college is military friendly and veterans friendly.

  What are online majors offered?


The majors offered for online courses include Business Management, Nursing, Computer Science, Information Technology, Media Studies, Biology, Health Science.

  What is the student to faculty ratio?


The student to faculty ratio is 32:1.

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