So You Want To
Study the Arts or Sciences
Tentative Agenda
August 4, 2014

7:00 am Early Panther Campus Tour
Includes a visit to a residence hall, lecture hall,the Cathedral of Learning, and William Pitt Student Union.
Alumni Hall Lobby Departure
8:00 am Check-In And Morning Refreshments
Alumni Hall Ballroom
8:30 am Welcome Presentation
Alumni Hall 7thFloor Auditorium

The following activities are available several times throughout the day. Parents and students should feel free to attend separate sessions so they can learn as much as possible during the day.

10:00 am An Academic Advisor’s Perspective on the Dietrich School
Meet with professionals from a variety of academic departments throughout the University. The following staff members will be available to answer questions regarding the array of educational pursuits available at Pitt.
An Inside Look at Pitt Admissions
Get answers to the most frequently asked questions about the admissions process. Parents and students will have an opportunity to ask their own questions.
11:15 am An Academic Advisor’s Perspective on the Dietrich School
Meet with professionals from a variety of academic departments throughout the University. The following staff members will be available to answer questions regarding the array of educational pursuits available at Pitt.
An Inside Look at Pitt Admissions
Get answers to the most frequently asked questions about the admissions process. Parents and students will have an opportunity to ask their own questions.
12:30 pm Lunch
Enjoy lunch at our largest on campus dining facility, located in the lower level of the Litchfield Towers.
1:30 pm Campus Tour
Includes a visit to a residence hall, lecture hall, the Cathedral of Learning, and WP Student Union.
Discover Pittsburgh Bus Tour
Includes a stop at the Mt. Washington overlook.
Arts Tour
Allows students interested in studio arts, theater, film and music to see some of the many venues–studios, theaters, exhibits—that are important parts of these majors.
Sciences Tour
Focuses on the sciences—biological, chemistry, physics, and neuroscience—and allows students to see buildings, classrooms and labs specific to those majors.
3:00 pm Campus Tour
Includes a visit to a residence hall, lecture hall, the Cathedral of Learning, and WP Student Union.
Upper Campus Tour
Includes a visit to a residence hall and the Petersen Events Center. Guests will walk back to Alumni Hall.
Arts Tour
Allows students interested in studio arts, theater, film and music to see some of the many venues–studios, theaters, exhibits—that are important parts of these majors.
Sciences Tour
Focuses on the sciences—biological, chemistry, physics, and neuroscience—and allows students to see buildings, classrooms and labs specific to those majors.

Drop off your completed survey in Alumni Hall at the end of the program to receive your free gift!