Applying to college is a life-changing moment. The University of Pittsburgh is proud to be among your college choices. Completing this application is the next step. With rolling admissions, decisions are made on an ongoing basis. Applying earlier ensures we have the information we need to make an admissions decision, and you have the information you need to make your college choice.
Freshmen are strongly encouraged to complete the Self-Reported Academic Record in place of an official high school transcript, although it is optional. Transfer applicants must submit an official high school transcript.
Mark Nordenberg was chancellor of the university from 1995 to 2014 and led Pitt through a period of substantial progress, including a $2-billion capital-raising campaign that is over three quarters of the way toward achieving its goal  and a $1-billion 12-year facilities plan.  Major initiatives and events that have occurred during his tenure include the construction of the Petersen Events Center , a major expansion of on-campus housing, the growth of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and the restructuring of its relationship with the university, and a series of disruptive bomb threats that occurred in 2012.