Coronavirus Information

This site provides the most up-to-date information on Penn State's response to the coronavirus.

(Updated 6/17) Indoor masking requirement lifted effective immediately

Indoor masking will no longer be required at Penn State Hazleton due to decreasing COVID-19 numbers in Luzerne County. Anyone who wishes to continue wearing a face mask is encouraged to do so.

The change is the result of a decrease in COVID-19 Community Levels in Luzerne County, per the CDC's COVID Data Tracker


Penn State continues to strongly encourage all students and employees to get vaccinated and share their vaccination status with the University, including booster doses. Students can upload their vaccination records through myUHS, while employees should do so through Salesforce Health Cloud

Additional updates and resources will continue to be shared on this page: