Between leadership development courses, paid student staff positions, and opportunities in our 65+ student organizations, you'll have the chance to build your skills through hands-on learning opportunities. 

Leadership & Learning

Penn College creates leaders through opportunities like Wildcats Immersed in Leadership Development (WILD) and Lead-PCT. These free, hands-on multi-week courses or one-time trainings are offered each semester.

Student Government Association

Your voice counts! Student Government Association (SGA) represents students in all programs and degrees. SGA shares students' voices to Penn College administration and faculty and collaborates with administration to support and fund social and academic activities sponsored by Penn College Student Organizations.

Orientation Leader Program

Orientation Leaders are Penn College students hired to assist with the coordination and implementation of the New Student Orientation Program, Welcome Week, PC3, and Wildcat Weekend. Orientation Leaders make an enormous impact on the Penn College community by welcoming and aiding new students in their transition to college life.

Resident Assistant Program

Provide a sense of community and serve as a positive role model. RAs earn free housing and meals while receiving leadership training and a hands-on experience.

Presidential Student Ambassador Program

Share your Penn College pride as you promote the life-long relationship with the College to prospective students and their families including friends of the College.

Student College Relations Assistant Program

Serve as an important link connecting Penn College to its constituents (alumni, corporate partners, donors, friends, families, and students), communicating the importance and impact of philanthropy at Penn College.