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The University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Campus

Instate Tuition (2013-2014)
Out-of-state Tuition (2013-2014)

PITT/UPittsburgh-Pittsburgh Address

General info:(412) 624-4141
Financial aid office:(412) 624-7488
Admissions office:(412) 624-7488University Homepage

Tuition + PITT/UPittsburgh-Pittsburgh Housing (2013-2014)

Undergrad Application Fee: $45
Grad Application Fee:$50

Tuition Payment Plan:Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:7,724
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup (2013-2014)

# of Undergrads: 20,311
# of Grad students: 12,343
Total Students: 32,654




American Indian



Pacific Islander




Financial Aid

65% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $2,120

18% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $3,613

33% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $11,379

59% receive student loans and the average amount is $9,159Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
Public 4 year or above Institution
Research Universities (very high research activity)
Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive

Special Programs

Dental Program
MD Medical Program
Pharmacy Program
Law Program
Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA N/A
Secondary School Rank N/A
Test Scores Required
Competencies N/A

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

56% men vs 56% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions (2013-2014)

Men Applicants:11,927
Women Applicants:12,944
Men Admitted:6,725
Women Admitted:7,234

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Employment Services
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