If I lock my keys in my car or need to have my battery jumped, will the University help me?
Yes. The Seton Hill University Police Department prides itself on providing assistance to SHU community members who are having vehicle-related problems. Should you lock your keys in your car or find that your battery is dead, you should contact the police department by dialing (724) 830-4999 or x4999.
If I have an evening class and would like an escort back to my vehicle, will the University help me?
Yes. The Seton Hill University Police Department is happy to provide students with an escort to their vehicle. Just contact the police department by calling (724) 830-4999 or x4999.
Whom should I speak with if I have a question related to my classes or my academic major?
If you are currently taking a course and you have a question, you should start with the professor. He or she should be able to provide you with the answers that you need. If you have a question related to your major, you should make an appointment to speak to your academic advisor. If you are not sure who your advisor is, you should contact the Registrar's Office, located on the first floor of the Administration Building, for more information. They can be reached by calling (724) 838-4218.
How can I find out what clubs and activities exist on campus?
A listing of Clubs and Organizations is kept current on the Seton Hill Web site.
Can I get a meal plan as a commuter student?
Yes. Seton Hill University Dining Services (ARAMARK) offers a wide variety of meal plans and declining balance dollar options for commuter students. For more information you can view the Dining Services page or call (724) 838-4294.
Is there someplace on campus I can go to if I am feeling sick?
Yes. Please visit the Office of Counseling, Disability and Health Services.
Is there someplace on campus where I can spend the night, if I need to spend the night due to poor weather conditions?
Yes. Should you discover that the weather conditions are unsafe and would prefer to spend the night on campus rather than drive, simply go the Office of Residence Life, Maura 221, before 5:00 PM. If you do not reach the Office of Residence Life before 5:00 PM, contact the Seton Hill University Campus Police Department at (724) 830-4999. Campus Police will contact a staff member from the Office of Residence Life to make the proper arrangements. This service is provided at no cost to the student.
How can I find out if one or more of my classes have been cancelled today?
SHU class cancellation notices may be sent to active student, faculty and employees through the University's Campus Alert messaging service. University constituents must self-register to receive this emergency message service by registering here. Messages can be sent via email or text message. Recipient costs are limited to standard text messaging charges from your cellular phone provider. University messages sent by this service are limited to special campus alerts.
How will I receive my parking permit?
If you plan to bring a car to campus you should pick up your parking permit in the Campus Police Office located in the Administration Building Annex, Room 115. Passes are available each year after the first of August, between the hours of 8:30 AM and 3:30 PM. There is no additional fee for the first permit issued each year. There is a $10 replacement fee for lost permits during the school year. (Keep in mind that parking spaces in popular areas can fill quickly. When arriving on campus, one should allow ample time for parking and either walking to class or taking the shuttle van.)