Welcome to Highline College

highline-college-president-jack-berminghamHighline College is an award-winning institution that can assist you in achieving your dreams and can challenge you to shape your future as a valued member of your community. Whether you are taking one class, earning a certificate, or completing a degree program, your “Highline experience” will stay with you for the rest of your life. The College now offers bachelor’s degrees in some applied fields, expanding access and opportunity for our communities.

Education at Highline College is a collaborative effort. You can rely on the support and direction of an engaging faculty and a helpful staff. You will have an unusual opportunity to immerse yourself in Highline’s “special spirit.” This campus climate is deeply rooted in the institution’s values and these reflect an excellence in education that will serve you well.

As the College embraces diversity, challenges your global perspectives, and invites you into the larger learning community, it prepares you for life in a multicultural world and a global economy. You have the rare opportunity in small classes and with easy access to gifted faculty to experience an education often reserved for the elite in a private college.

Every day, Highline’s learning environment is enriched by faculty, staff, and students from more than 120 cultures from around the world. I am proud to lead the College as it embraces this identity.

I welcome you to take advantage of the opportunities and services that the College provides and to share fully in the commitment to your success.

Jack Bermingham
Highline College

Contact Information

President Jack Bermingham
Executive Assistant to the President Patti Rosendahl
(206) 592-3200
Special Assistant to the President Shakira Ericksen
(206) 592-3336
Office location Building 99, 2nd floor
Campus Map
Office hours
Monday – Thursday: 8am – 5pm
Mailing address Highline College
P.O. Box 98000 M/S 99-248
Des Moines, WA 98198-9800
Fax (206) 592-3779