Spring Pitt Family Appreciation Day

Join us For The First Ever Spring Pitt Family Appreciation Day!


Come to campus on Saturday, February 8, 2020 and bring the whole family! We will have activities for the whole family, including:

Time Event Location
10:30 am Special Admissions Presentation- Future Panthers! Join the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid as they speak on the importance of looking at colleges now, even if you are still a few years away :). Tour of campus to follow.  Admissions Presentation Room, First Floor, Alumni Hall
11 am- 1 pm Open Board Game Play- Do you all love a good game of cards? Maybe you have a Ping Pong champ in the family? Nordy’s Cafe is home to all things board games as well as ping pong and pool. We will be serving snacks too! Nordy’s Place, Lower Level, William Pitt Union
2 pm Men’s Basketball Game- Georgia Tech vs. Pitt Panthers- Come cheer on our Men’s Basketball team as they take on ACC-Rival Georgia Tech! Special Family Appreciation tickets are only $5, and you can purchase them here. Petersen Event Center
5 pm Family Trivia- We had such a great time with our Buzz Worthy hosts during Family Weekend that we decided to bring them back for a special “family” trivia! Fun for the whole family and prizes throughout! Nordy’s Place, Lower Level, William Pitt Union
8 pm Family Movie- Coco (Rated PG)- Aspiring musician Miguel, confronted with his family’s ancestral ban on music, enters the Land of the Dead to find his great-great-grandfather, a legendary singer. Alumni Hall, 7th Floor Auditorium

Registration is not required, but let us know if you are thinking about coming, and stay up to date, by filling out this form!


Along with the hotel information listed on the right, the Shadyside Inn is running a special rate of $139 for one bedroom suite and $149 for a two bedroom suite for this weekend only. You can contact them at 412-441-4444 for more information!