ALERT: Continued Utility/Power Failure on Campus

March 26, 2023 - 9:17 AM

There continues to be utility/power failure for some areas of Meadville and Allegheny College. Penelec has been notified and are working to address the problem, but we have no clear timeline for restoration of services. We are working with students in the affected residences to ensure they have access to food, showers, and wifi in other areas of campus. Phone service, including cell service, on campus is unreliable due to the power outage. Students, faculty and staff should monitor e-mail, the college web site, social and local media for updated information and further updates. Contact Campus Safety in the event of an emergency: or 814-332-3357.

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Welcome to the Gator Community of Scholars & Leaders!

Allegheny is a richly diverse community that values each individual and cares deeply about the success of its students. Our role in the Division of Student Affairs is to provide co-curricular opportunities to help you discover your voice and passion as a scholar and leader on our campus, in Meadville, nationally and/or globally. We challenge, support and empower students to embrace academic excellence, leadership and service as they engage with students, faculty and staff in and outside the classroom.

We look forward to the intellectual and social contributions you will make to our community and beyond!


It is our mission to enhance the learning environment through the integration of curricular and co-curricular learning experiences that facilitates students’ general well-being and flourishing.


To create the best possible student experience that gives meaning to each individual student’s journey of learning, discovery, and engagement.


  • Increase administrative efficiencies and streamline processes.
  • Develop seamless orientation and welcome programs that support the student’s academic transition and integration into the Allegheny community.
  • Foster a diverse and inclusive community.
  • Develop partnerships that promote student engagement and success.
  • Provide living and learning communities that actively engage and connect students and foster a sense of belonging.
  • Develop programs and experiences that promote personal growth, wellness and life-long learning.
  • Enhance leadership, service and community engagement opportunities.
  • Increase opportunities for students to be citizens of a global society.
  • Educate and provide an organizational foundation for student engagement in sustainability as a way of life.