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Community Relations

The University of Scranton's Office of Community Relations seeks to connect the University and the Greater Scranton community. We invite area residents, community leaders, non-profit organizations and businesses to engage in the life of the University through campus events, special programs and collaboration. At the same time, we encourage University's students, faculty and staff, and to join in the many exciting activities taking place in the Scranton area.

University-Community Connections

Find resources to connect with University life or Scranton area happenings.

For Non-Profits | For Businesses | For Area Residents  | For University Students & Employees


A view toward independence: Pro bono services at low-vision clinic meant to preserve patient autonomy

The pro bono services offered at the clinic will help patients with low vision “use their remaining vision to stay independent,” Dr. Nastasi says.


University Organizes Efforts to Raise Awareness of Syrian Refugee Crisis

Refugee Vigil

University of Scranton faculty, staff and students have organized a series of educational programs, advocacy opportunities and prayer activities to bring attention to the Syrian and broader global refugee crises. Read more.

Campus & Neighborhood

See below for the latest news on what’s physically happening on campus.

University's New Building Named Edward R. Leahy Jr. Hall

  • The University's new building on the corner of Jefferson Avenue and Linden Street was dedicated and named Edward R. Leahy Jr. Hall. As the 116,360-square-foot new home of the Panuska College of Professional Studies, this state-of-the-art facility houses the departments of physical therapy, occupational therapy and exercise science. A dedication ceremony was held on Sept. 18. read more


2015-16 Community Relations Calendar