Pitt Connection


iSchool Inclusion Institute (i3) 2018

The iSchool Inclusion Institute (i3) is an award-winning diversity initiative that recruits and prepares underrepresented students for graduate study and careers in the information sciences. Its mission is to increase both the number and diversity of students prepared for research, teaching, and professional careers. Support the i3 EngagePitt™ campaign to keep i3 free and accessible to all students.


Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service: January 15

The University of Pittsburgh’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service will be held on Monday, January 15, 2018 from 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Pittsburgh-area alumni and their families are invited to participate. All volunteers will receive a t-shirt, light breakfast, and lunch. Registration closes on January 8, 2018.


Little Shop of Horrors Dinner and Performance: February 11

Join the Pitt Alumni Association on Sunday, February 11 for the Department of Theatre Arts’ performance of Little Shop of Horrors followed by a dinner buffet and cash bar.


Pitt Business Breaks Into Top 15 of U.S. Public Institutions

Enjoying the fastest rise of any other business program, the University of Pittsburgh College of Business Administration soared to No. 11 among U.S. public institutions and No. 26 in the U.S. overall in a 2017 ranking of undergraduate business programs released by Poets & Quants, a leading online publication for business education. Pitt Business was also ranked as the No. 1 public business school in the state of Pennsylvania. 


Pitt's Global Plan Recognized for Its Impact

At a time when the number of students traveling abroad for college continues to increase, experts cite the University of Pittsburgh as a top creative and innovative force in global education.