New Student Orientation

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Date(s) - January 11, 2023
10:00 am - 3:00 pm


Penn Highlands Richland


Congratulations on your decision to attend Pennsylvania Highlands Community College!

We are excited to welcome you as a new student and look forward to assisting you to become acclimated to the resources and services available. Orientation will be held on Wednesday, January 11, 2023 from 10am – 3pm for students from all our locations at the Richland Campus. Transportation will be provided from each of our Center locations for those who indicate a need. If transportation is needed, you will be contacted with further details.

Attendance is required for all new students admitted to the College. Each student may bring up to two guests. Check-in is from 9am – 9:45am. The Bookstore will be open before and after Orientation; a Resource and Activity Fair will be held from 9am – 9:45am and 1:45pm – 3pm for you to complete your New Student Checklist prior to departing for the day. You will be obligated to stay the entire day.

Our comprehensive orientation program is designed to aid you in making a successful transition, both academically and socially, to the College community. During these sessions, you will learn how to make the most of your college experience and gain essential skills for success. Most importantly, you will have the opportunity to interact with your classmates, administrators, and staff. You will become familiar with your career pathway and the technology and procedures needed for the first day of classes.

Please complete the RSVP form below by January 3rd.

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