Part of Human Resources

Lock Haven University Benefits are offered through PASSHE (Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education). To be eligible for most benefits, you must be a permanent, full-time employee (including temporary, full-time faculty with at least an academic year contract) or a permanent, part-time employee (including temporary, part-time faculty with at least an academic year contract) who is scheduled to work every pay period for at least 50% of full-time hours.

For more benefits information regarding benefits, please visit the PASSHE site

PASSHE Benefits

 Fringe Benefits:

Holiday Schedule

The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education recognize eleven holidays per calendar year. The University will be closed on the days listed here in observance of the holidays noted.

2021 Holiday Schedule


As an employee of LHU, you are eligible to become a member of PSECU (Pennsylvania State Employee Credit Union). You can enroll for PSECU online, or visit the on-campus location located in the main level of Bentley Dining Hall.

Recreation Center

The Student Recreation Center (SRC) is available to all current enrolled LHU students, LHU Faculty and Staff, Retired LHU Faculty and Staff, and LHU Alumni.  For information on the facility, pricing and hours, please visit the recreation center website

Recreation Center


State Employee Assistance Program is available to all State Employees and their families (including all members that live in your home, and all family that lives outside of your home such as: siblings, parents etc.). Through SEAP, your family can receive no-cost confidential, personal support for a wide range of issues that may occur. Visit the SEAP website to learn more.

Tuition Waiver

A waiver of tuition to the State System universities is available to eligible employees and their dependents. Eligibility guidelines and specific benefit administration differs according to the employee’s collective bargaining agreement or non-represented status.

To apply for a tuition waiver, please follow the steps below.

  1. Sign-in to the HRConnect Employee Service Center.
  2. Choose Request Assistance/Benefits/Tuition Waiver Request.
  3. Complete the tuition waiver form within HRConnect.

Tuition Waiver questions may be submitted using the same inquiry type. 

Verizon Wireless Discount

 LHU employees are eligible for an 18% discount from Verizon Wireless.  In order to receive the discount, you must present your employee ID or a pay stub at a Verizon store or visit Verizon's website for more information. 

Wellness Benefits

YMCA Discount

Individual and family member discounts are available at the Lock Haven YMCA for LHU Employees.  View the latest information here  or by contacting or 570-748-6727.

Be One Fitness Center

Be One Fitness Center, located at 1200 West 4th Street Lock Haven, offers a 10% discount off any membership package for LHU Employees. Contact Be One for more information at or 814-470-8421.

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(717) 720-4040

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