Updates Regarding COVID-19

The University of Pittsburgh continues to monitor the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. This page provides information on the possible impact that the virus may have on the University’s Pittsburgh campus undergraduate admissions and financial aid process. Your health and safety are important, which is why Pitt is taking necessary precautions to avoid further spread of the virus.

Pittsburgh Campus Undergraduate – Office of Admission and Financial Aid

Effective, Monday, March 16, to protect the health and safety of our community, the front doors to the admissions visitor center in Alumni Hall and the financial aid wellness center in Thackeray Hall will not be open for any face-to-face visits. However, it’s important to note that the offices are fully functioning remotely. We look forward to continue to serve current students and prospective students and their families through every other means possible including phone, email, live chat, and social/digital media channels.

The quickest response to any admission question (as of today) is through email (pitt.admissions@pitt.edu) and for financial aid (finaid@pitt.edu).


Additional ways to connect with admissions include:

Phone Number: +1 (412) 624-7488


Additional ways to connect with financial aid include:

Phone: +1 (412) 624-7488 (Choose option 2.)


Another way to stay up to date on the latest news and engaged with Pitt is through the following social/digital channels:

Chat: oafa.pitt.edu

Twitter: @PittAdmissions

Instagram: @PittAdmissions

YouTube: @PittAdmissions

Facebook: @PittAdmissions


The University of Pittsburgh, as an educational institution and employer, does not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, genetic information, marital status, familial status, sex, age, sexual orientation, veteran status or gender identity and expression in its programs and activities.

For University updates on Pitt’s COVID-19 response, please visit www.emergency.pitt.edu.