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A New Home for CGS

CGS and its associated units—the McCarl Center, the Office of Veterans Services, and the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute—have relocated to 1400 Wesley W. Posvar Hall. CGS students now have improved access to University resources, CGS staff and support services, essential amenities such as parking and libraries, and designated spaces for tutoring, quiet study, and lounges.


Open House

You are invited to an Open House! Stop by and check out the new McCarl Center, as well as the CGS, OVS, and Osher offices. 


Friday, September 19, 2014
noon-2 p.m.

1400 Wesley W. Posvar Hall

230 South Bouquet Street

Pittsburgh, PA 16260


Friday, September 5: Last day to declare Grade Option through online self-enrollment


Friday, September 5: Last day to Add/Drop classes for the fall term through online self-enrollment


Monday, September 8: First day to declare the grade Option at the CGS front desk


Friday, September 19: Last day to declare the Grade Option at the CGS front desk


For more information and all fall term dates, click here.


CGS Supplemental Aid Scholarship

The CGS Supplemental Aid Scholarship is for any CGS degree-seeking student with financial need. Many awards are still available. Don't miss your chance. Apply today!

Veterans Networking Event

Wednesday September 24
5-7 p.m.

The McCarl Center

1400 Wesley W. Posvar Hall


This free event is open to all students who are veterans, as well as spouses and dependents of veterans. The event will feature tips for job search success from top area employers--including UPMC, Aldi, BNY Mellon, Mylan, and more--as well as time for open networking.


McCarl Center Workshop

Seven Habits of Highly Effective Students

Thursday, September 4, 4-5:30 p.m.

Saturday, September 6, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

The McCarl Center 


New students can get off to a good start by developing strong academic habits early. This workshop will highlight seven strategic steps that students can follow to reach their academic goals, enrich their college experience, and succeed at the University.


Click here for more McCarl Center events.

Career Services Workshop

Career Fair Preparation

Tuesday, September 16, 4-5:30 p.m.

The McCarl Center


Thinking about coming to Pitt’s largest career fair but not sure what to expect? Then join us for the Career Fair Prep Workshop. We will cover logistics, provide a list of employers attending, and review elevator pitches and proper networking etiquette.


Get Involved

Looking to get involved this upcoming school year? Browse the University's selection of student groups to find one that interests you here.

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