January 13, 2022

CMRO Update

Read the CMRO update from Jan. 13, 2022.

January 7, 2022

Quarantine and Isolation Guidelines Updated

Updated guidelines for quarantine and isolation, based on the CDC's recent changes, have been posted. Read the guidelines

January 6, 2022

Is my class or lab in person or virtual?

Students should be notified by their school and/or instructor of programs/courses/labs that will be in person.  Students with questions about the status of courses or labs should contact their instructors. Read more about shelter in place

December 30, 2021

Dean of Students Message to Pittsburgh Campus Students for Spring 2022

Dean Panzella clarifies expectations for Pittsburgh campus students as they return for the Spring 2022 term. Read her message

December 30, 2021

Provost Message to Pittsburgh Campus Students and Faculty for Spring 2022

To allow for cohorts to complete testing and shelter in place on arrival, some students may not be able to attend classes in person until after Jan. 26. Accordingly, we are adjusting our teaching modality to fully remote for the first two and a half weeks of the semester. Classes will begin remotely on Jan. 10. Exceptions to this rule may be made by approval of the dean for programs and classes that need to meet in person. Classes will take place fully in person beginning on Jan. 27. Read the Provost's message. 

December 30, 2021

Vice Chancellor Message to Staff for Spring 2022 Term

Even though our community vaccination rate is high, our buildings are safe and clean, and our masking policy has helped to keep our community healthy, the University is proceeding with an abundance of caution for our return in the new year. For staff, we anticipate that the spring term will look very similar to the fall term. Read more in Vice Chancellor Gallaher's message

December 30, 2021

Spring 2022 Arrival Details from the CMRO

Based on currently available information about the virus and the increased transmission rate of the omicron variant, we will be increasing COVID-19 testing for students in University housing and implementing a University-wide shelter-in-place beginning Saturday, Jan. 8. Read more from the CMRO. 

December 17, 2021

Omicron and Pitt's Spring Term

A message from Chancellor Gallagher regarding possible adjustments to the University's return-to-campus plans for the spring term.

December 16, 2021

CMRO Update

Read the CMRO Update from Dec. 16, 2021.

December 9, 2021

CMRO Update

Read the CMRO Update from Dec. 9, 2021

December 2, 2021

CMRO Update

Read the CMRO Update from Dec. 2, 2021.

November 18, 2021

CMRO Update

Read the CMRO Update from Nov. 18, 2021.

November 11, 2021

CMRO Update

Read the CMRO Update from Nov. 11, 2021.

November 4, 2021

CMRO Update

Read the CMRO Update from Nov. 4, 2021.

November 1, 2021

Vaccine Requirement

Effective December 6, 2021, all University of Pittsburgh students, faculty and staff on all campuses must be vaccinated against COVID-19 or have received an approved exemption to remain a community member.