Business and Community

Business and Community

Community outreach and institutes

Throughout its history, PennWest California has been a valuable resource for southwestern Pennsylvania, enriching the region and its residents through a variety of programs, community partnerships and connections to the business community. Our Convocation Center is a hub for academic, community and corporate activities.


Education students give back to local community.

Community Outreach


PennWest California connects with communities through clinical services and programs devoted to education for preschoolers, school-age children and adults.

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University institutes focus on professional development, research, conservation or service to specific community sectors.

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GACO Procurment Fair

Business & Careers


PennWest California connects students, alumni and employers; nurtures entrepreneurs; and serves area businesses through the Government Agency Coordination Office.


Convocation Center.

Convocation Center


PennWest California welcomes the community to the Convocation Center. Attend a University event, cheer on the Vulcans, or host your own event in this flexible meeting space.