For assistance with network, system, and data security at Penn State, the Office of Information Security may be contacted by:
Please call the IT Service Desk at (814) 865-HELP (4357) and inform them of your issue. You will be transferred to one of our security analysts if they cannot resolve it for you.
Please direct email messages to firstname.lastname@example.org. A staff member will get back to you as soon as possible.
The Office of Information Security receives a number of misdirected calls and questions. Below is a list of contacts for the Penn State departments we are most often confused with:
Penn State Police – University Park: If you are attempting to reach emergency personnel at the University Park campus, please call (814) 863-1111 to reach Penn State Police.
Penn State Police & Security Contacts – All Locations: If you are attempting to reach police and security personnel at any of the branch campuses, please visit this page for a list of phone numbers and websites for each.
Penn State Privacy Office: If you have received a letter notifying you of a data breach in accordance with the Pennsylvania Breach of Personal Information Notification Act, please contact the Penn State Privacy Office at (814) 863-5915 or by email at email@example.com.