University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown

Pitt-Johnstown Academics

Pitt-Johnstown is the University of Pittsburgh's first and largest regional campus. Pitt-Johnstown provides students the benefits and prestige of being part of a university recognized internationally for its scholarship and research, as well as study abroad opportunities, admission guarantees to many Pitt graduate programs, and a connection to Real World Career Services and the Pitt Career Network

Majors & Programs

The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is the source for a high-quality educational experience, grounded in the liberal arts and sciences. The University remains current and is responsive to both our students’ personal and professional needs and to our communities’ needs.

Academic Advising

Pitt-Johnstown’s academic advising involves a developmental teaching process in which an advisor and an advisee (student) enter into a collaborative, growth-oriented relationship. The end result is exceptional performance.

Office of the Registrar

The Office of the Registrar supports the Pitt-Johnstown mission of educating for the real world by providing high-quality service to our students, alumni, parents, faculty, staff, and outside agencies while adhering to University policies and procedures, and federal guidelines.

Undergraduate Research

Pitt-Johnstown undergraduate research encompasses intellectual, creative and/or scholarly activities, in which the student and faculty member have a collaborative relationship. Research may take many forms including class projects, capstone seminars, senior projects, and independent studies. 

Master of Social Work

The University of Pittsburgh and Pitt-Johnstown have partnered to offer the Master of Social Work program at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown.

Academic Affairs

Pitt-Johnstown’s Office of Academic Affairs provides organizational support and leadership for the planning, assessment, administration, and quality of our academic programs.

This division upholds the standards and policies that define the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, where distinctive people, programs and place result in exceptional performance.

University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown students may receive invitations to join one of these prestigious national or international honor societies »

Academic Leadership

  • Portrait of Janet L. Grady

    Janet L. Grady, DrPH, RN, ANEF, FAAN
    Vice President for Academic Affairs
    Professor and Chair, Division of Nursing & Health Sciences

  • Contact:
    Kathy Mishler
    Administrative Assistant
    Office of Academic Affairs
    241 Blackington Hall
    Fax: 814-269-2079

  • Portrait of Stephen Kilpatrick

    Stephen Kilpatrick, PhD
    Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs
    Associate Professor of Biology

  • Contact: 
    Andrea Leibfreid
    Administrative Assistant
    Office of Academic Affairs
    248 Blackington Hall
    Fax: 814-269-2028