Accepted Applicants

Congratulations on Your Acceptance to Pitt!

On April 6 and 8, 2020, we welcomed 145 of our accepted applicants to our Virtual Accepted Applicants Day. If you weren't able to make it, visit our Virtual Accepted Applicants Day webpage for recordings of the information we presented, resource links, virtual tours of the campus and city, plus some pre-recorded material.

Minimize Virtual Accepted Applicants Day - Agenda at a Glance

 

Monday, April 6  10 a.m.

Wednesday, April 8  11 a.m.

10:00 Welcome and Overview with Associate Dean for Student Affairs, Dr. Cindy Bryce

 10:30 Department Sessions

  • Behavioral and Community Health Sciences
  • Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Infectious Diseases and Microbiology
  • Health Policy and Management - MPH only 

 12:30 Virtual Social

 

11:00 Welcome and Overview with Associate Dean for Student Affairs, Dr. Cindy Bryce

 11:30 Department Sessions

  • Biostatistics
  • Epidemiology
  • Human Genetics
  • Health Policy and Management - MHA only 

 1:30 Virtual Social

 

 

FAQ's for International Applicants

The University of Pittsburgh Office of International Services has posted a Frequently Asked Questions page regarding the COVID-19 Pandemic for our current international students. It is to assist international students' decision-making in the coming weeks. We thought that some of the information might be useful for our international applicants. Some of the topics covered include: travel, 5-month rule, and immigration. If you have additional questions, please contact Office of International Services.

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