Pitt is a place that's at home in the world and that welcomes people from everywhere to feel at home at Pitt. During academic year 2018-19, the University of Pittsburgh is celebrating the Year of PittGlobal.
Throughout the year, programs, events and initiatives will highlight the University's extensive international connections while also fostering cultural awareness and understanding. New global initiatives will be mobilized as part of Pitt’s ongoing engagement with partners worldwide. Campuses, schools, centers, institutes and programs are encouraged to integrate local and international perspectives to advance new knowledge and ground-breaking innovation.
The Year of PittGlobal aims to bring together faculty, students, staff and community members to celebrate the University’s sustained engagement in advancing cultural awareness and understanding, building worldwide networks and partnerships, and pursuing life-changing research of global impact.