Students in Juniata study lounge

Special Living Options

Penn State Harrisburg offers opportunities for students interested in living with others who share common interests and goals. Special Living Options (SLOs) are open to all students who have an interest in one of the themes. Students interested in an SLO can contact the Housing and Food Service Office for more information about how to request an SLO.

The following SLOs are available at Harrisburg:

Sustainability House

Sustainability House is a special living option designed to engage students in multiple facets of sustainability. Students will live in Juniata Hall and participate in curricular and co-curricular programming to enhance their understanding of sustainable practices and their impact on the world around.

Open to first year students of any major.

Submit your application to Residence Life.

Discover House

Discover House is a special living option designed to support students’ academic and personal self-discovery during their first year experience. Discover offers programs about majors, minors, service learning and careers (to name just a few) designed to help you create your Penn State Harrisburg experience.

Open to first year students of any major.

Submit your application to Residence Life.