Parking and Housing

Bike Rack Located in Downtown Harrisburg

Parking Near Campus

For students who live within commuting distance, there are several privately-owned parking garages and lots in downtown Harrisburg in convenient proximity to the Temple University Harrisburg campus.  In addition, there is metered street parking throughout the city.

For information about hourly and monthly parking rates, please consult the following websites or contact one of the three major parking management companies below.

Park Harrisburg
223 Walnut Street, Suite 1
Harrisburg, PA 17101
(717) 234-2274

310 Chestnut Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101
(717) 236-8283

Transit Park
815 Market Street
Harrisburg, PA 17105
(855) 872-6748

Off-Campus Housing

As a student at Temple University Harrisburg, you will have the exciting opportunity to live and learn in the state capital. Students at the Harrisburg campus can take advantage of the numerous off-campus housing options within a short walk of the campus.

As you begin your housing search in the area,  it’s important to keep the following items in mind:

  • Location

  • Distance from campus

  • Cost

  • Building Security

  • Utilities

  • Renters insurance

Thinking about these factors ahead of time will help you ask the right questions when you visit apartments and help you narrow down the right place for your needs and budget!

Temple University Harrisburg does not officially match up students to live together, but if you are interested in finding a roommate, we can try to connect you with other students who may also be looking.

Below is a list of apartment complexes within a ten minute walk of the Temple University Harrisburg campus. You can also search for additional housing in Harrisburg by using online apartment search websites.

Lofts at 909 - NEW!
909 Green Street, Harrisburg, PA 17102
10 minute walk to campus

Executive House
101 S. 2nd Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101
10 minute walk to campus

International House
314 Chestnut Street Harrisburg, PA, 17101
5 minute walk to campus

Market View Apartments
301 Market Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101
< 5 minute walk to campus

Old City Hall Apartments
423 Walnut Street Harrisburg, PA 17101
< 5 minute walk to campus

Pennsylvania Place
301 Chestnut Street, Harrisburg, PA, 17101
5 minute walk to campus

Residences on Market
335 N. Market Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101
< 5 minute walk to campus

The apartment complexes listed above are privately owned properties and are not affiliated with Temple University or Temple University Harrisburg. Any student pursuing off-campus housing will be entering into a contract directly with the property management and will be solely responsible for signing leases, payment, and abiding by any terms and conditions outlined in the rental agreement. 


Questions about parking and housing options? Contact Temple Harrisburg Student Services: