Welcome to the
Office of Parent and Family Resources! 


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2015 New Student Convocation recording here.

Policy on Religious Observances

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The University of Pittsburgh Office of Parent and Family Resources will ensure that parents and families receive access to information so that they are informed and better equipped to support their students.  We will partner with and support parents and families so that by working together, University of Pittsburgh students will achieve academic success and develop to their full potential.

The Office of Parent and Family Resources is committed to keeping Pitt parents educated about University resources.  We value the role that parents and families play in their students' collegiate experience and we are here to assist in any way we can. We invite you to view our webinars, read our newsletters and become more familiar with programs and services by clicking on menu options on the right side of the page.  If you have questions please contact us at:
University of Pittsburgh
130 William Pitt Union
Pittsburgh, PA  15260

Sandy is your go-to person for parent resources and assistance with resolving issues of concern.  If you have ideas for our Panther Connections newsletters, want to join the Panther Parent Ambassadors, or have other suggestions or questions, please let her know at or 412-624-8548.

Sandy Talbott
Parent and Family Liaison