Bradford and Beyond

  • Our campus is located in Bradford, a welcoming and friendly town of about 11,000 people in northwestern Pennsylvania. You'll find a lot to do here, particularly if you like doing things outdoors.

    Take just a couple of steps off  campus and you can hike, bike, hunt, fish, canoe, ride horses, etc.

    Beyond Bradford, you'll find:

    • excellent skiing and snowboarding at Holiday Valley Ski Resort in Ellicottville, N.Y., a 45-minute drive to the north

    • canoeing, biking, picnicking and swimming in Allegany State Park in New York, just 10 minutes to the north

    • hiking, camping, fishing and swimming  in the Allegheny National Forest, just a few minutes south of campus

    • a helpful Allegheny National Forest Visitors bureau

    • arts and cultural events along with prime shopping in Erie,  PA (a 90-minute drive west); Buffalo, NY, (90 minutes north); and Pittsburgh (3 1/2 hours to the south)

    • a large, metropolitan center in Toronto, Canada, 3 1/2 hours to the north