The Community College of Allegheny County provides a supportive and transformative learning environment that prepares graduates to meet critical needs in the region’s workforce.
At CCAC, we believe that life outside the classroom is an important part of your college experience. Each CCAC campus has a variety of activities to enhance your lifestyle – including athletics, cultural events and personal development seminars.
The CCAC Educational
Foundation is the fundraising and benefactor arm of the college. It seeks to
create vital connections between the college and the wider community
to ensure the ongoing viability of the college.
Before you can register for classes, all
first-time degree, certificate or diploma seeking students are
required to complete orientation. Why? Because orientation will contribute to your
success. Students who complete orientation gain higher
levels of engagement and academic success that lead to
graduation. You will receive essential information concerning
academics, finances and student life that will boost your ability
to succeed. Take it online or in person.
Schedule a date for an on-campus orientation at the campus of
your choice through Appointment Central.
If you are not registered for
If you are registered for classes, have paid for your
classes and it is within 30 days of the start of classes, you will
be able to:
Students are also encouraged to read CCAC's Student Handbook. The handbook contains general information about CCAC, as well as
information about services, academic procedures and policies that
may affect you as a student.