Special Events


Each semester we host a number of special events that are free to Pitt undergraduate and graduate students. Some of our events are also open to faculty, staff and family members. Below are some of the events we host on an annual basis. Check back to this page often for announcements and details on upcoming events. For general questions regarding special events, please contact rec@pitt.edu

Tip-Off At Trees – Wheelchair Basketball Tournament

Date:  Saturday, February 23rd

Time:  Games Start @ 1:00pm

Location:  Trees Hall Gymnasium

Details:  3vs3 wheelchair basketball games played on half-court. Champion team wins FREE tickets to the Pitt vs. Notre Dame men’s basketball game. Tournament is open to Pitt students, faculty and staff and all abilities. Each team must have a minimum of three players and may consist of a maximum of five players on the roster.

Registration:  Pitt IM Leagues Website


Pickleball Tournament

Date:  Saturday, April 13th

Time:  Tournament Start @ 1:00pm

Location:  Trees Hall Gymnasium

Details:  This Pickleball Tournament is a free tournament open to all Pitt students, faculty and staff at the University of Pittsburgh, Oakland Campus. Each team must sign up on the roster as doubles (two players per team). Each division has a maximum of 12 teams to register per division. We will be playing a double elimination tournament. We will provide a paddle and ball upon request. You are also permitted to bring your own. The winner will receive an “Intramural Champs” T-shirt and a beginner pickleball set!

Tournament Rule: Find official tournament rules HERE

Registration:  Pitt IM Leagues Website