Be Global Ready

We’ve Got the World Covered … On Campus and Abroad

Pitt makes it simple for you to Embrace the World. We offer scores of international programs and resources. Think on-campus co-curricular activities, study abroad programs, international studies certificates, foreign languages, and overseas internships. Our international experts and advisors will help you navigate the options, offer counsel on internationalizing your academic career, and find ways to expand your cultural awareness.

The world is waiting.  Get set to be Global Ready.

myPittGlobal
myPittGlobal helps you to enhance your Pitt experience by adding an international dimension to whatever you do. Explore certificates that extend your degree program. Find interesting events and exciting opportunities abroad. Build a portfolio that demonstrates that you are ready to engage in the larger world. Make your time at Pitt a truly global experience! Learn More >
Cultura Latinoamericana Living Learning Community
Practice your Spanish or Portuguese language at music nights and cooking workshops while living with like-minded students. Learn More >
Diplomacy Lab
Launched in 2013 by Secretary John F. Kerry, the Diplomacy Lab enables the Department of State to "course-source" research and innovation related to foreign policy and global issues by harnessing the efforts of students and faculty at universities across the country. Learn More >
Foreign Languages
We’ve got all the traditional (and expected) languages as well as an array of less-commonly-taught languages. That’s more than 35 foreign languages plus American Sign Language.  Learn More >
Funding Opportunities
There’s more than $2 million up for grabs each year for international study or research. Find out about grant and scholarship opportunities. Learn More >
Global Ties
Connect with other cultures without leaving campus. Meet Pitt’s international students and learn about life in their homelands.  Learn More >
Global Village Living Learning Community
Nurture your international interests in a living environment that blends popular culture with global issues.  Learn More >
International Academic Advisors
Need a sounding board for your global career plans? Want to make an insightful, strategic decision on your foreign culture requirements? Come talk with an international academic advisor for expert guidance. Learn More >
International and Area Studies Centers
Six international studies centers let you gain an International Studies Certificate or take part in co-curricular programming. Get international advising to tailor your academic program. Learn More >
International Clubs
From the Arabic Language and Culture Club to Wushu Club (it’s contemporary Chinese martial arts) or Zisha, the international dance styles club, there’s a group on campus for you. Learn More >
International Internships
Get a first-hand taste of working for a global company. Build your résumé, acquire cultural competencies and a lifetime of professional connections in nine countries.  Learn More >
International/Foreign Culture Courses
With over 500 courses with international content…from films and food to foreign culture there’s a class for your taste. Choose from “Anthropology of Food,” “Afro-Latin America,” “Sport and Global Capitalism” or many more. Learn More >
Outside the Classroom
Make the most of your free time with this co-curricular program offering hands-on experiences targeting 10 personal goals, including global and cultural awareness. Learn More >
Study Abroad
The choices are almost limitless…350+ programs in 75+ countries on six continents (we’re only missing Antarctica). More than 100 Panther Programs led by Pitt faculty members. For greater flexibility, choose a study abroad exchange at a partner university.  Learn More >