Media Inquiries

General and detailed information on current and past Larson Institute activities is available upon request. Media inquiries are encouraged. The Institute is committed to sharing its research findings and results with the public. Events throughout the year present opportunities for direct media coverage.

To inquire about general or specific areas of interest, contact Tim Schley at 814-867-6130 or



The Thomas D. Larson Pennsylvania Transportation Institute is Penn State’s transportation research center. Since its founding in 1968, the Larson Institute has maintained a threefold mission of research, education, and service. The Institute brings together top faculty, world-class facilities and enterprising students from across the University in partnership with public and private stakeholders to address critical transportation-related problems.

Thomas D. Larson Pennsylvania Transportation Institute

201 Transportation Research Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-4710

Phone: 814-865-1891