“Education is mission critical. It’s really not the case that a student can stop growing and put their life on hold.”

—Chancellor Patrick Gallagher, describing Pitt’s response to the coronavirus pandemic during a meeting of the PA Senate Education Committee

Chancellor's Spotlight

July 17, 2020

Resilience Framework July 17 Update

As the COVID-19 pandemic moves in the wrong direction, Chancellor Gallagher acknowledges the concerns of the University community while reaffirming his confidence in Pitt’s planning efforts. Read more »
July 15, 2020

Update on the University’s 2021 Operating and Capital Budgets

Chancellor Gallagher addresses the dramatically different fiscal circumstances the University now faces amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more »
July 2, 2020

Meet the Third Class of Pitt Seed Awardees

The University is funding 11 new faculty and staff projects as part of the Pitt Seed Grants program, which is designed to elevate exceptional ideas from the institution’s front lines. Read more »


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