Although our physical offices are currently closed due to COVID-19, the KEYS Program is open and able to serve you. During remote operations, the KEYS Program can be accessed via email ( or OR during virtual live office hours on Wednesdays, 9am to 11am and Thursdays, 12pm to 2pm (Live Chat).

New students can ask for more information about the KEYS program by submitting a request (HERE). A staff member will either call or email within two (2) business days of receiving your inquiry.

The Keystone Education Yields Success (KEYS) program is collaboration between the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services and the Pennsylvania Commission for Community Colleges. KEYS is a referral program available to individuals who are receiving either TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) or SNAP (Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program) benefits and are enrolled or intend to enroll at Luzerne County Community College. The KEYS program provides academic, personal and career support services to participants while they are attending the college.