University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown

Visit Pitt-Johnstown

Pitt-Johnstown offers a very distinctive environment. Up-close-and-personal instruction, high-quality and well-respected academics, and impressive architecture in a lush, natural setting combine for a unique campus experience. 

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The campus visit is an important way to find out if Pitt-Johnstown is the right fit!

Schedule Your Weekday Campus Visit

The Admissions Welcome Center offers campus visits Mondays through Fridays at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. These visits consist of an approximately one-hour walking tour of campus led by one of our knowledgeable student tour guides as well as a one-on-one meeting with an Admissions Counselor.  

  • Instant Decisions
    Receive an instant decision on your admission to Pitt-Johnstown on the day of your visit! Just bring your high school transcript (including senior year class schedule), a copy of your SAT and/or ACT scores, and complete an application in the office. 
  • Join a Group Tour  » 
    For those wanting “just a look” at our beautiful campus, this option is for you! One of our student guides will take you on a full walking small group tour of campus and, after returning, you will receive a Pitt-Johnstown information packet to take home.

Open House Programs

Pitt-Johnstown's Open House Programs are designed to give you a solid base knowledge of our campus, its offerings, and our admissions process as you begin your college search.  You will have the opportunity to hear from Admissions personnel, speak with faculty from the different academic divisions, and take an approximately one-hour walking tour of campus led by one of our knowledgeable tour guides.

 


UPCOMING EVENTS:

Admitted Student Day: Friday, March 27

Our Admitted Student Day program is exclusive to students who have been admitted to Pitt-Johnstown for the fall 2020.  Designed to help you gain a better understanding of what Pitt-Johnstown has to offer, this day will give you the opportunity to interact with faculty, staff, and student organizations, so you can see why the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is the right choice for you.  All majors are invited to attend this day as it is geared to all of our admitted students and is not division specific.

Check-in: 9:00 AM  at the Pasquerilla Performing Arts Center 

Register for Admitted Student Day on March 27, here 

If you have any questions regarding your eligibility for registration or the registration process, please contact the Admissions Welcome Center at 855-LIKE-UPJ.

Division Days

Registration information: Newly Admitted students will receive an email with registration information. If you did not receive an email or have any questions, please contact the Admissions Welcome Center at 855-LIKE-UPJ.

Division Days are designed for students who have been admitted to the majors and programs encompassed by the specified division.  Each day is crafted for our admitted students and their families to take a closer look into their programs by speaking with faculty and current students, sitting in on labs, classes, or class-like settings, enjoying lunch in our Student Union Dining Hall, and getting a good feel for what life would be like as a Pitt-Johnstown student. 

Nursing & Health Sciences Day: Friday, February 14

Come and check out the Pitt nursing program here on the Johnstown campus!  Spend the morning hearing from and speaking with our faculty and current students about your major. Sit in on a skills lab demonstration and see some of the resources and technologies you will have access to as a Mountain Cat.  Check out our Student Union dining hall for lunch and take a full tour of our picturesque campus! 

Check-in: 9:00 AM  at the Living Learning Center 

Register for Nursing and Health Sciences Day on February 14 here

If you have any questions regarding your eligibility for registration or the registration process, please contact the Admissions Welcome Center at 855-LIKE-UPJ.

Engineering & Computer Science Day: Friday, February 21

Join fellow Engineering and Computer Science admitted students for a day specifically geared to you!  Spend the morning hearing from and speaking with our faculty about your major and with current students about their projects and clubs and organizations.  Check out our Student Union dining hall for lunch and then spend the afternoon in our newly renovated, state-of-the-art Engineering & Science building where you will have the opportunity to sit in on labs, tour the building with some of our Engineering and Computer Science students, or take a full tour of campus. 

Check-in: 9:00 AM  at the Pasquerilla Performing Arts Center 

Register for Engineering & Computer Science Day on February 21 here 

If you have any questions regarding your eligibility for registration or the registration process, please contact the Admissions Welcome Center at 855-LIKE-UPJ.

Natural Sciences Day: Thursday, February 27

Have you been admitted to one of our Natural Science division programs?  Join us on campus for a day specifically geared to you! Spend the morning hearing from and speaking with our faculty and current students about your major.  Walk through some of the labs you will be utilizing as and see the resources and technologies you will have access to as a Mountain Cat.  Check out our Student Union dining hall for lunch, take a full tour of our picturesque campus, and more! 

Check-in: 9:00 AM  at the Living Learning Center 

We are looking forward to having you on campus - register today!

Register for Natural Sciences Day here

If you have any questions regarding your eligibility for registration or the registration process, please contact the Admissions Welcome Center at 855-LIKE-UPJ.

Future Teachers Day: Friday, March 20

Are you looking forward to a rewarding career in the field of Education?  Our Future Teacher Day is designed for students who have been admitted to Pitt-Johnstown as an Education major or are considering a career in the field.  During your time on campus, you will hear from and speak with current faculty and students. You will have the opportunity to see classroom simulations, learn about topics like student teaching, study abroad, and an outlook on jobs, as well as take a tour of our campus led by one of our wonderful student tour guides.

Check-in: 9:00 AM  at the Living Learning Center 

Register for Future Teachers Day on March 20 here  

If you have any questions regarding your eligibility for registration or the registration process, please contact the Admissions Welcome Center at 855-LIKE-UPJ.