The following resources are available for faculty, staff, students, and others to make a report or get assistance:

Safety and Police

  • Emergencies: 911
  • Campus Police & Public Safety: 570-675-9111 (Cell phone: 570-406-4126)

Medical Assistance

  • Ambulance: 911
  • Campus Nurse: 570-675-9250
  • General Hospital: 570-829-8111

Child Abuse, including Child Sexual Abuse

  • Contact the Pennsylvania Child Welfare Services "ChildLine" at 800-932-0313
  • If the child is in immediate danger, dial 911 first
  • Penn State Authorized Adults, per Administrative Policy 39 (AD39), are to also email communicating that a report has been made.

Ethical Violations

  • For suspicions of ethical violations (including financial matters such as fraud, theft of University assets, or conflicts of interest; and other misconduct or violations of University policy, including research compliance matters, discrimination, athletics-compliance issues, or sexual misconduct), use the Penn State Ethics and Compliance Hotline online or at 800-560-1637. Both are anonymous and available 24/7.


Bias or Discrimination

  • Report acts of bias, intolerance, discrimination, harassment and/or incivility directed against students
  • Contact the Affirmative Action Office at 814-863-0471 if no student is involved
  • Contact Wanda Ochei, Director of Student Services and Engagement at Penn State Wilkes-Barre, at 570-675-9225 to report acts of intolerance

Discriminatory Conduct, Harassment, Sexual Harassment, and Related Conduct

  • For concerns about conduct by a student or student group, contact:

Danny Shaha
Senior Director and Deputy Title IX Coordinator
Office of Student Conduct
120 Boucke Building
University Park, PA 16802
(814) 863-0342
Or visit the Sexual Harassment and Assault Reporting and Education (SHARE) web site
or The Office of Student Conduct web site

  • For concerns about conduct by an employee or third-party, contact:

Dr. Ken Lehrman
Vice Provost for Affirmative Action and Title IX Coordinator
Affirmative Action Office
328 Boucke Building
University Park, PA 16802
(814) 863-0471
Or visit the Sexual Harassment and Assault Reporting and Education (SHARE) web site
or the Affirmative Action Office web site

Behavioral Threat

Sexual Violence, Sexual Abuse or Sexual Harassment

All Other Issues

If it is not clear where to turn for assistance, any of these offices will guide the individual to someone who can help:

Community Hotlines