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Change the world as part of the Pitt community. This is the place to be curious, bold, and ambitious. From excellent academic programs to research, internship, and extracurricular opportunities, it’s all right here for you. We’re ready to help you build your path to success at the University of Pittsburgh.
Our rolling admission policy means there’s no set deadline for applying to Pitt. We review applications and make admissions decisions throughout the year, so it’s to your advantage to apply early.
Graduate & Professional Students
Applications for admission to graduate study are managed by Pitt's 14 graduate and professional schools, not by a central admissions office. You'll find details on our school and college websites.
U.S. News & World Report ranks Pitt as one of the best U.S. schools for international students. More than 3,000 students from over 100 countries study here.
Designated as a Military-Friendly® School, Pitt creates sustainable and meaningful opportunities for the military community. Find resources and opportunities specifically for veterans.
People return to school for a lot of reasons. Whatever yours is, we’re committed to helping adult learners at Pitt. Find your program and get started on your own terms.
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Faculty Commander Shawn Ellies
Shawn Ellies is the Integrated Security Director and Commander for the Pitt Police. He teaches courses for the Administrative Justice program in the College of General Studies. He has earned a doctorate from Pitt’s Department of Administrative and Policy Studies program in the School of Education. Before joining the Pitt Police in 1997, Commander Ellies served in the United States Army for 23 years.
The University of Pittsburgh admits students with academic and personal promise without consideration of ability to pay. Working together with families, we find ways to help make a Pitt education a reality. Learn which Pitt financial aid options are right for you.
Student organizations play a major role in our active and vibrant campus community. Our Student Organization Resource Center is here to ensure that our 600+ student organizations have the support they need to operate at the highest level.
From residence halls to apartment-style living, Pitt offers a wide range of housing types to suit your lifestyle.