Penquis Higher Education Center

hancock center

50 Mayo Street
Dover-Foxcroft, ME 04426
Phone: 207.564.2942 or 800.590.2942

Established in 2000 with legislative support, the Penquis Higher Education Center serves Piscataquis and Penobscot counties. We offer interactive television, online courses, and on-site classes in local educational facilities leading to certificates and associate, bachelor, and master degrees. For businesses and industries, we provide customized training, supervisor development, and training programs through Maine Quality Centers and our Workforce and Professional Development department.

Students enjoy personalized services such as registration, financial aid advising and application, academic and career counseling, admissions testing, and full-service library access to students taking courses at the center and at regional sites.