Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Allegheny Campus Programs & Services

Discount Tickets

The Office of Student Life offers tickets to cultural events, recreational sites, plays, lectures, ballet, sporting events, ice skating rinks, the zoo and more available at a discount to CCAC students. Watch the bulletin boards, television monitors and the Allegheny View for listings of events with discounted tickets. Tickets are available for purchase in the Student Accounts office, SSC 150. Ticket selections will vary and supplies are limited.  Please call Student Life at 412.237.4632 for an updated list.

Seasonal Tickets:
Pirate Games
SandCastles Whitewater Passes
Kennywood Funday Passes           
Phantom Fright Nights at Kennywood
The Nutcracker Ballet

General Tickets:
Pittsburgh Zoo & Aquarium - $6.00

Includes parking. Children under three free.
Carnegie Science Center - $5.00
Includes exhibits, live demonstration shows, planetarium shows and USS Requiem tour, as well as admission to the Sports Works.
The Carnegie Museum of Art and Natural History - $6.00
Pittsburgh National Aviary - $6.00
Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens - $5.00

Available at the Designated Locations:
Andy Warhol Museum - $10.00
117 Sandusky Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15212. Tickets may be purchased with valid student ID.
Mattress Factory - $4.50
500 Sampsonia Way, Pittsburgh, PA 15212. Tickets may be purchased with valid student ID. 
Senator John Heinz History Center
1212 Smallman Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222. Student tickets free with a valid student ID. Faculty tickets $5.00 with college ID. 
Southside Works Cinema
412-381-7335. With a valid CCAC ID, students, faculty and staff can attend the Southside Works Cinema on Mondays for $5.00 and on Thursdays students with can attend for $6.50.
Pittsburgh Improv
166 East Bridge Street at the Waterfront, Homestead, PA 15120. Free admission Wednesday or Thursday night when you show a valid CCAC student or employee ID. Half off Sunday Nights and non-special events only. 

PAT Bus passes

Monthly bus passes are available at a $5 discount at the CCAC Campus Book Stores. Current student ID required. One monthly pass per customer.

Publications and Media

The Allegheny View is the student newspaper that covers a wide variety of subjects.  The paper has been published since CCAC opened its doors in 1966. Student editor, writer, photographer and advertising sales are just some of the various student positions at the Allegheny View. Students are encouraged to get involved and contribute! For more information contact adviser Christine McQuaide and View staff members at 412.237.4632.

Club Directory

Each year, the Student Life office publishes a club directory, listing descriptions of the groups created for and by CCAC Allegheny Campus students. From the business club to the student government, you'll find our friendly and diverse campus has a club with just your interests in mind. Stop by our office and pick up your club directory today!

A directory listing can also be found on the Clubs and Organizations pages. 
Student Life Directory.  

Community Service

Many of our clubs and organizations sponsor community service events throughout the year. For example, we coordinate Blood Drives each semester and Scouting for Food in April. Our coordinator for these projects is Gaina Miklusko, who can be reached at 412.237.6541.

Student Engagement Transcript

The Student Engagement Transcript is a free service offered by Student Life to document and verify participation in athletics, student clubs and organizations and community service. Official copies of the Student Activities can be added to a resume and academic transcript. To request a Student Activities Transcript visit: Student Engagement Transcript.