Student Life

Welcome to the Office of Student Life!

We’re here to help you acclimate to campus and design your ideal college experience. As a hub of campus activity, our office offers programming that will help you connect to Pitt, connect to your peers, and connect to your passions. Consider joining one of our 400+ student organizations to explore your interests, and find your niche.

Explore Life Outside the Classroom!

Student Life offers numerous programs, services and activities to help you develop leadership skills, give back to the community, make new friends, and have fun. Student Life is the center of student involvement and engagement here at Pitt. We offer hundreds of opportunities for you to develop your talents and discover your passions. Consider getting involved in student media, community service, student employment, peer mentoring, club sports, event programming, and other student activities.


In Student Life, we provide services that are tailored for specific populations, such as commuter students, first-year students, and parents. We also facilitate specialized programs, including Reaching Inside Your Soul for Excellence (RISE), Family Weekend, the Global Getaways Retreat, and many other opportunities. We support University events, including Homecoming activities, Pitt Program Council activities, and collaborative events with other University departments.


Take full advantage of the endless opportunities that exist within Student Life. Find your niche, and become actively and meaningfully engaged in our Pitt community.