Free Arts Encounters

Free Arts Encounters

PITT ARTS offers over 100 Free Arts Encounters and takes over 8,000 undergraduate students on the Pittsburgh campus each year on excursions to the most sought-after art events in the city, such as the opera, ballet, symphony, theatre, galleries, museums, film, concerts, and more. All programs are FREE to all full-time undergraduates at Pitt and include free transportation, great free tickets and a free meal or dessert reception. Each Arts Encounters program includes educational experiences such as live demonstrations, dialogues, and opportunities to meet international performers and artists such as Esperanza Spalding, Spike Lee, and Emanuel Ax. Undergraduate student leaders trained by PITT ARTS, lead the PITT ARTS Free Arts Encounters.


To recap:

FREE great tickets for 30-50 Pitt undergraduates
FREE transportation for the students
FREE meal including brunch, dinner or dessert
Compelling educational encounters with artists, soloists, and other talent
Led by a team of skilled undergraduate leaders


How to get on Free Arts Encounters programs:

Pittsburgh campus undergraduates can find out about these programs by signing up for the free weekly e-newsletter, then reserve their seats by signing up online. PITT ARTS emails students with all the details they’ll need to take part in these exciting events. You can sign up here! Or contact PITT ARTS by calling 412-624-4498 or visiting the office at 907 William Pitt Union.
 
There is nothing quite like PITT ARTS’ Free Arts Encounters on any other campus in the country.