University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown

Alumni Gala

Important Homecoming Update (see below)

Alumni Gala: Updated date, time, and location 
Asphalt Campus Luncheon: Updated location
The Alumni Gala is now being held in conjunction with the Asphalt Campus Luncheon on September 22, 2022, at 11:30 at the Living Learning Center.
Please join us for the "Celebrating 95 years of UPJ Excellence" Luncheon


This year, as we celebrate The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown's 95th anniversary, the Pitt-Johnstown Alumni Association is honoring distinguished members of the University community. Thoughtfully created to embody Pitt-Johnstown's longevity, leadership, commitment to excellence, and community service, these awards celebrate the best of Pitt-Johnstown by honoring those who make a difference in the world every day.

Distinguished Alumni
Dr. Lane Miller ‘79
Retired Vice President, Global Technology, LORD Corporation

The Distinguished Alumni Award honors alumni with significant accomplishments in their careers and a commitment to Pitt-Johnstown.

Alumni Legacy Award
The Honorable John Wozniak ‘78
Delta Chi Member
Pennsylvania House of Representatives 1981-1996 Pennsylvania State Senate 1997-2016

The Alumni Legacy Award is given to alumni who demonstrate a lifelong commitment to Pitt-Johnstown.

Community Champion Award
Howard (Skip) and Adelle Picking
Skip: Pitt-Johnstown Board of Advisors, CEO of Miller-Picking Company (ret); Adelle: Inducted into the Johnstown Business Hall of Fame

The Community Champion Award is presented to members of the Mountain Cat family who dedicate significant time and energy to enriching Pitt-Johnstown and the community.

The Pitt-Johnstown Alumni Association, comprised of an all-volunteer board of alumni, serves the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown and its alumni network of over 22,000 graduates through alumni programs, fundraising and networking events, and support of student scholarships.