Open House

See Yourself in Public Health

On Friday, November 8, we welcomed 95 prospective students, showing them how their interests and goals line up with our degree programs.

We are sorry you missed it. Plan to visit us another time, or take a look at this synopsis of our 2019 event.

Minimize 2019 Agenda



Registration and Refreshments
Ground Floor Lobby

Informational Sessions: 
Certificate in Health Risk Assessment (4140 Public Health)
Certificate in Global Health (A216 Public Health)
Certificate in Evaluation of Public Health Programs (A312 Public Health)
Certificate in Health Equity (A521 Public Health)
Certificate in LGBT Individuals' Health and Wellness (G009 Public Health)
Certificate in Public Health Genetics (3140 Public Health)

Accelerated Bachelor’s/Master’s (4+1) Program (1155 Public Health)


Welcome and Overview (G23 Public Health)
Career Services
Financial Aid Information
Application Process


Information Marketplace (Public Health Commons)
with representatives and information from departments, certificates, centers, student organizations.


Departmental Lunch (various locations)
With faculty, staff, and students.


Informational Sessions: 
Genetic Counseling at Pitt Public Health
(A216 Public Health)
Current students will present cases they have seen during their clinical rotations and talk about their experiences in the program

Accelerated Bachelor's/Master's Program for Pitt Students (1154 Public Health)
Current Pitt undergrads learn how motivated students can obtain a bachelor's and master's degree all while saving up to one year's worth of tuition.

Student Panel  (A115 Public Health)
With representatives from student organizations and other current students.


Handouts and Other Resources for Prospective Applicants

Fast Facts | handout

What is Public Health? | Deciding on a field of study

Tuition and Financial Aid | handout

How to Apply | handout

Career Services | handout

Upcoming Events | handout

Certificate Programs | handout

Living in Pittsburgh

Contact the Pitt Public Health 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. 

Orientation students gather

Open House Questions?

Contact Renee Hill at 412-383-9038, for more information.

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