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Visit us to learn about a Pitt Public Health education

We host an Open House for prospective students each fall. The 2014 event will take place on Friday, November 7.

We're still finalizing our agenda for this year, but the event will likely run from approximately 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Check back soon for more information, and in the meantime, take a look at this summary of the 2013 event.

Agendaopen house registration

Registration and Refreshments

Pre-event Session: Focus on Certificates with the Certificate in Global Health, Certificate in LGBT Health and Wellness, and Certificate in Health Equity. Read more...

Welcome and Overview of Pitt Public Health
Donald Burke, MD, Dean
Cindy Bryce, PhD, Associate Dean for Student Affairs
Eleanor Feingold, PhD, Associate Dean for Education
View their presentations

Financial Aid Information
Mary Derkach, JD, Assistant Dean for Student Affairs
Financial aid handout

Career Services at Pitt Public Healthopen house information marketplace
Joan Anson, MsED, Director of Career Services

Application Process
Karrie Lukin, BA, Admissions Manager
Application instructions handout

Information Marketplace
With representatives from departments, certificates, research and practice centers, student affairs, and student organizations.

Departmental Sessions
With faculty, staff, and students from each department.

Student Panel
With representatives from student organizations and other current students. Contact Caitlin McCullough if you'd like to speak with one of the students from our panel.

Open House Handouts and Resources for Prospective Applicants

Fast Facts | handout
What is Public Health? | Deciding on a field of study handout
Tuition and Financial Aid | handout
How to Apply | handout
Career Services | handout
Upcoming Events | handout
Early Admissions Master's Program (for Pitt undergrads) | handout
Certificate Programs | handout
Living in Pittsburgh

Contact the Office of Student Affairs with general admissions questions, or contact your department of interest with specific questions about program details, financial aid, and departmental application requirements.  If you are unsure of where to direct your questions or would like to speak to a current student, contact Caitlin McCullough, 412-624-3646.
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