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At penn highlands, you are family.

As a student of Pennsylvania Highlands, you have a multitude of resources available at your fingertips to take advantage of. No matter where you are, you’re always just a few clicks away from the information you need.


myPEAK is the Penn Highlands online student portal. myPEAK houses important information such as class information, student accounts, registration, support, and more.

Brightspace D2L

Brightspace is Penn Highlands' innovative management system for our students' online learning resources. If you are taking online classes, Brightspace is a part of your everyday routine.

Pennsylvania Highlands offers many opportunities for students to get involved. Our clubs are organized by students with the assistance of faculty and staff advisors. Some groups are social in nature, while others offer professional guidance or reward academic excellence. No matter what the interest or focus is, student organizations and activities provide an excellent opportunity to communicate, socialize, and learn outside of the classroom.

Explore Clubs & Organizations

Penn Highlands is a member of the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA), competing in Region 20. The Black Bears are a part of the Western Pennsylvania Collegiate Conference (WPCC), which was founded in 1972. Our athletic teams include:

  • Men’s Basketball
  • Men’s and Women’s Bowling
  • Men’s and Women’s Cross Country
  • eSports
  • Men’s and Women’s Golf
  • Softball
  • Women’s Volleyball

Explore Black Bear Athletics

peak pass access

All students are eligible for discounts at participating local businesses and restaurants. Find out what is available near you.

Share Your Story

We are on the lookout for people that would like to share their stories about Penn Highlands. These experiences make Penn Highlands the college that it is today. We are grateful, and we want to tell your story.

off-campus housing options

Bloomfield Apartments (0.6 miles from Richland Campus)
Campus Commons (0.6 miles from Richland Campus)
Aspen Woods (3.9 miles from Richland Campus)
Luxor Gardens (5.1 miles from Richland Campus)

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