Forged in Progress
We are focused on the impact and the relentless pursuit of change, for good. The University of Pittsburgh is a top-ranked, public institution in Pennsylvania and a member of the Association of American Universities of leading research universities. With our discoveries, we are recognized as one of the most innovative universities in the world. We invent the paths of the future and forge ahead.
Values, Mission and Vision
Driven by the search. Inspired by the impact. Our values shape who we are and where we are going next.
Leadership & Governance
Pitt's administration is led by Chancellor Patrick Gallagher and overseen by a Board of Trustees with input from faculty, staff, and student shared-governance organizations and support from various offices.
Administrative & Business Offices
Admissions, Student Affairs, Dining Services, Diversity and Inclusion, and Public Safety and Emergency Management are among the Pitt offices serving our students, faculty and staff.
All the Advantages of a Pitt Education
Pitt's regional campuses in Bradford, Greensburg, Johnstown and Titusville combine the advantages and environments of liberal arts colleges with the resources and prestige of a major research university.
From workforce development…to increased social mobility…to arts and culture, Pitt improves the lives of Pennsylvanians across the state.
Here, progress is always in progress.
Don't just take our word for it: Pitt is an academic and economic powerhouse that's consistently ranked among the nation's top universities.History & Achievements