Events Calendar

Student Affairs Events

August 14 - September 12, 2020

Friday, August 14

14 Aug
Campus Recreation Raffle

​Campus Recreation is hosting a Welcome Week Raffle for the incoming Class of 2024 and new transfer students! Incoming students can visit our mobile friendly...

August 14, 2020
Virtual Event
14 Aug
Dependents of Veterans Orientation

This session, hosted by the Office of Veteran Services (OVS) is for dependents and families of veterans or active duty members of the military who are using...

August 14, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
Be Global Ready

Join Karen Lue, Pitt Global Hub Manager, for an information session on how you can Be Global Ready. Learn about all of the international and global...

August 14, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
Hillel Jewish University Center: Q&A for Students and Families

Although the Hillel Jewish University Center (JUC) building is closed in response to COVID-19, our commitment to ensuring a flourishing and meaningful Jewish...

August 14, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
How To Succeed at Pitt

​Join a live in-person training experience led by your peers! This session will walk you through 5 essential skills for success in college. Through this...

August 14, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
Speed Friending

This fun, virtual event will give you the opportunity to meet your fellow first-year students by participating in some awesome personality quizzes, and even...

August 14, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
Study Abroad and Study Away Basics

With more than 350 programs in 75 countries, including the United States, Pitt Study Abroad and Study Away offers you the opportunity to take courses towards...

August 14, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
Center for Creativity Open House

​What do you make? Music, paintings, poems, clothes, movies, photos? Digital or analog? Whatever it is, the Center for Creativity is your Pitt resource for...

August 14, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
Cultivating Faith in College

Meet the University Chaplains and explore the various faith groups that Pitt has to offer.​ Register:...

August 14, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
Your Leadership Journey

Reflect on your past leadership journey and discover what leadership opportunities there are at Pitt during this interactive session! Register:...

August 14, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
Before Your Grades Slip, Take a Trip to the Study Lab

Don't just succeed, excel! Pitt students are all smart, motivated and hard working. But they're not all the same. People learn in vastly different ways, and...

August 14, 2020 1:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
CCLD Block Party

Join the Office of Cross Cultural and Leadership Development as they introduce you to their programs, student groups and how you can get involved even in a...

August 14, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
Global Carnival: Cultural Organization Fair

​Join us as we celebrate diverse cultures with Pitt's cultural departments and student organizations along with local Pittsburgh partners. On Friday August...

August 14, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
Stress Free Zone Yoga

Participate in an hour of yoga to take time to simply breathe and move your body. No experience needed for this All Levels yoga class – beginners and...

August 14, 2020 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
Bingo Bash

Take a break and join the Pitt Program Council on August 14th at 8pm for a night of Bingo! We will hold five rounds of bingo, and each round you will be...

August 14, 2020 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
Follow Along Canvas Paintings

Join your First-Year Mentors and fellow first year students to follow a Bob Ross tutorial and paint along a sunset picture together! No experience required....

August 14, 2020 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
Dancing Through Time

Join us on a night full of fun and popular music from the 90s, early 2000s, and today’s pop and hip-hop hits. There will be exciting musical games and prizes...

August 14, 2020 9:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
City of Bridges Trivia

Test your knowledge on all things Pittsburgh! Compete for Pittsburgh-themed prizes during this interactive trivia night. Register:...

August 14, 2020 10:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Saturday, August 15

15 Aug
Campus Recreation Raffle

​Campus Recreation is hosting a Welcome Week Raffle for the incoming Class of 2024 and new transfer students! Incoming students can visit our mobile friendly...

August 15, 2020
Virtual Event
15 Aug
How To Succeed at Pitt

​Join a live in-person training experience led by your peers! This session will walk you through 5 essential skills for success in college. Through this...

August 15, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Aug
Continuing Your Leadership Into College: A Pitt Student Leaders Panel

Whether you took part in organizations in high school or you looking to start new journeys at Pitt, hear from your fellow Panthers on what leadership means...

August 15, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Aug
How To Succeed at Pitt

​Join a live in-person training experience led by your peers! This session will walk you through 5 essential skills for success in college. Through this...

August 15, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Aug
Amazing Race

​Explore campus by solving riddles and clues while competing with other teams in the Pitt Amazing Race Escape room/ crossword! Register:...

August 15, 2020 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Aug
Murder Mystery

​A Virtual Murder Mystery show where students will be immersed in a whodunit story filled with suspense and hidden clues as to who committed the fictitious...

August 15, 2020 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Aug
First Year Experience

Join your first year mentors as the give you a glimpse into what college is like as a Pitt Student. Learn more about the the campus, the city of Pittsburgh,...

August 15, 2020 9:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Sunday, August 16

16 Aug
Campus Recreation Raffle

​Campus Recreation is hosting a Welcome Week Raffle for the incoming Class of 2024 and new transfer students! Incoming students can visit our mobile friendly...

August 16, 2020
Virtual Event
16 Aug
How To Succeed at Pitt

​Join a live in-person training experience led by your peers! This session will walk you through 5 essential skills for success in college. Through this...

August 16, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Aug
Live on Set with WPTS Radio

​The only thing that could beat curating quarantine playlists for your friends is curating quarantine playlists for radio airplay. Join WPTS Radio‘s “Live on...

August 16, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Aug
Speed Friending

This fun, virtual event will give you the opportunity to meet your fellow first-year students by participating in some awesome personality quizzes, and even...

August 16, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Aug
Fraternity and Sorority Life Student Panel

Discover opportunities for leadership, service to others, and building life-long friendships. Consider membership in a fraternity or sorority at the...

August 16, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Aug
Our Health and Safety at Pitt

We are kicking off Welcome Week with this great new presentation on not just what the new health guidelines for Pitt are, but why they are important for...

August 16, 2020 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Aug
Zoom Social

Meet students in the same major as you and play interactive games to start making connections at Pitt! Register:...

August 16, 2020 10:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, August 17

17 Aug
Campus Recreation Raffle

​Campus Recreation is hosting a Welcome Week Raffle for the incoming Class of 2024 and new transfer students! Incoming students can visit our mobile friendly...

August 17, 2020
Virtual Event
17 Aug
Cathedral

Representatives from Student Affairs, Housing/Dining, Health and Wellness, Academics, Welcome Week, and Campus Recreation will be available to help answer...

August 17, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Aug
Building a Pitt Community

​In this program, you will hear from University staff and distinguished guest speaker Dr. Jamie Washington about what it means to be a member of the Pitt...

August 17, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Aug
Residence Hall Building-Wide and Floor Meetings

Residence hall students will receive information from their Resident Assistants (RAs) about these meetings and modules. Part 1: You will receive an email to...

August 17, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Aug
African American Alumni Council 2020 Parent, Family, and Student Dialogue

Family involvement can be vital to a student's success in college, particularly during this important transition. Members of the African American Alumni...

August 17, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Aug
Zoomba

Want a way to stay active, even in your dorm room? Look no further than our virtual exercise dance class that will be hosted over Zoom webinar: Zoom-ba! No...

August 17, 2020 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Aug
Drag Bingo

Join host Alora Chateaux for a night of Bingo, hilarity, and of course, performances from other Drag Queens and Kings! We are giving away Pitt merch to a few...

August 17, 2020 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Aug
Stylish Safety and Stunning Succulents

Paint a succulent pot with your own succulent or design your own face mask without leaving home! Join us on Monday, August 17th at 8:00 pm on a Zoom call...

August 17, 2020 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Aug
Trivia Night

Kahoot Trivia for all sorts of topics such as Harry Potter, Pitt, The Office, Pop Culture, and Pixar with prizes like a Pitt water bottle, Pitt mug, or phone...

August 17, 2020 10:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, August 18

18 Aug
Campus Recreation Raffle

​Campus Recreation is hosting a Welcome Week Raffle for the incoming Class of 2024 and new transfer students! Incoming students can visit our mobile friendly...

August 18, 2020
Virtual Event
18 Aug
Required Academic Meetings

​During these mandatory academic programs, you will receive valuable information and meet classmates, faculty members, and staff members. More information...

August 18, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Aug
The Tipping Point: Your Guide to Public Safety, Sexual Assault Prevention, and Substance Awareness

This informative program is required for all incoming students and explores the realities of transitioning to college life and making responsible decisions....

August 18, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Aug
New Student Welcome and Why We Hail: A Guide to Pitt Traditions

​During this ceremony, Chancellor Patrick Gallagher and other distinguished members of the University will welcome Pitt’s newest students and families to...

August 18, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Aug
Foreign Film Festival

​The foreign film festival will be showing the academy award-nominated Japanese film Mirai and the global hub will be hosting trivia prior to the start of...

August 18, 2020 7:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Aug
Gloga To-Go

A twist on a typical yoga session, Gloga ties in the stress relieving routine with with fun, glow-in-the-dark visuals. In order to encourage students to...

August 18, 2020 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, August 19

19 Aug
Campus Recreation Raffle

​Campus Recreation is hosting a Welcome Week Raffle for the incoming Class of 2024 and new transfer students! Incoming students can visit our mobile friendly...

August 19, 2020
Virtual Event

Thursday, August 20

20 Aug
Campus Recreation Raffle

​Campus Recreation is hosting a Welcome Week Raffle for the incoming Class of 2024 and new transfer students! Incoming students can visit our mobile friendly...

August 20, 2020
Virtual Event
20 Aug
Cathedral

Representatives from Student Affairs, Housing/Dining, Health and Wellness, Academics, Welcome Week, and Campus Recreation will be available to help answer...

August 20, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, August 21

21 Aug
Campus Recreation Raffle

​Campus Recreation is hosting a Welcome Week Raffle for the incoming Class of 2024 and new transfer students! Incoming students can visit our mobile friendly...

August 21, 2020
Virtual Event

Saturday, August 22

22 Aug
Campus Recreation Raffle

​Campus Recreation is hosting a Welcome Week Raffle for the incoming Class of 2024 and new transfer students! Incoming students can visit our mobile friendly...

August 22, 2020
Virtual Event
22 Aug
Student Activities Fair

​Join us at Pitt's signature event to kick off the new school year! Login to our virtual fair to meet with representatives from hundreds of our undergraduate...

August 22, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Sunday, August 23

23 Aug
Campus Recreation Raffle

​Campus Recreation is hosting a Welcome Week Raffle for the incoming Class of 2024 and new transfer students! Incoming students can visit our mobile friendly...

August 23, 2020
Virtual Event
23 Aug
Personalized Campus Tours

​Join the FYM team for personalized tours around campus! In this one-on-one experience, FYMs will show first year students taking in person classes where all...

August 23, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, August 24

24 Aug
Cathedral

Representatives from Student Affairs, Housing/Dining, Health and Wellness, Academics, Welcome Week, and Campus Recreation will be available to help answer...

August 24, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
24 Aug
Coloring Your Quarantine

​Oakland and the Pitt Program Council miss having you on campus! Stay connected to your fellow panthers and our beautiful neighborhood while de-stressing...

August 24, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, August 27

27 Aug
Cathedral

Representatives from Student Affairs, Housing/Dining, Health and Wellness, Academics, Welcome Week, and Campus Recreation will be available to help answer...

August 27, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, August 28

28 Aug
Dance Like a K-Pop Star

Join the Pitt Program Council as we invite South Korean Dance Team Fanxy in an hour-long k-pop dance class! Students will feel like they're a part of BTS of...

August 28, 2020 10:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, August 31

31 Aug
Cathedral

Representatives from Student Affairs, Housing/Dining, Health and Wellness, Academics, Welcome Week, and Campus Recreation will be available to help answer...

August 31, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, September 3

03 Sep
Cathedral

Representatives from Student Affairs, Housing/Dining, Health and Wellness, Academics, Welcome Week, and Campus Recreation will be available to help answer...

September 03, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, September 7

07 Sep
Cathedral

Representatives from Student Affairs, Housing/Dining, Health and Wellness, Academics, Welcome Week, and Campus Recreation will be available to help answer...

September 07, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Sep
Coloring Your Quarantine

​Oakland and the Pitt Program Council miss having you on campus! Stay connected to your fellow panthers and our beautiful neighborhood while de-stressing...

September 07, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, September 10

10 Sep
Cathedral

Representatives from Student Affairs, Housing/Dining, Health and Wellness, Academics, Welcome Week, and Campus Recreation will be available to help answer...

September 10, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

August 14 - September 12, 2020