World of Possibilities
Tentative Agenda

Financial aid advisors will be available during the day to answer your questions.

7:15 a.m.- 8:15 a.m. Early Panther Campus Tour
8 a.m. – 8:15 a.m. Check-In
8:15 a.m. Breakfast
Keynote Speaker
8:45 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Welcome with Chief Enrollment Officer, Marc Harding
9:45 a.m. – 11 a.m. Departmental Visits

  • School of Pharmacy
  • School of Nursing
  • Swanson School of Engineering
  • College of Business Administration
  • Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Life at Pitt
Meet several current Pitt students and learn why they chose Pitt, while gaining a student’s perspective of campus and daily life. This session will be split into two panels for students and for parents.
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch
Keynote Speaker
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions
Diversity at Pitt
In this presentation you will learn about the different cultural and leadership opportunities offered to our students.
Introduction to the University of Pittsburgh
In this presentation you will learn about the six primary factors that influence students’ choice in the college selection process and how they relate to Pitt.
Campus Tour
Includes a visit to a residence hall, lecture hall, the Cathedral of Learning, and William Pitt Union.
Discover Pittsburgh Bus Tour
Includes a stop at the Mt. Washington overlook.
2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions
Diversity at Pitt
In this presentation you will learn about the different cultural and leadership opportunities offered to our students.
Beyond the Classroom and Study Abroad
Learn about the opportunities available to students outside of the classroom that help them grow, develop, and gain hands on experience. This includes research, study abroad, volunteer work, student organizations, and much more.
Campus Tour
Includes a visit to a residence hall, lecture hall, the Cathedral of Learning, and William Pitt Union.
3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Life Skills
The life skills session will focus on getting the most out of your Pitt experience. Learn how to transform your passions into realities.
4:15 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. Closing Marketplace and Survey Drop-Off
Includes information about student life, the city of Pittsburgh, campus residence halls and admissions. Ask our Pitt Pathfinders and staff any questions you may still have about the University and pay your enrollment fee!

Each family is encouraged to complete a survey and every student will receive a free Pitt gift!

Buses will load at 4:45 p.m.