Students at the 2018 graduation cermony
UCIS Graduation Ceremony

The University Center for International Studies invites students graduating in spring and summer 2019 to celebrate their academic achievements and receive their credentials. Learn more >

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2019 Sheth Awards Nominations

Nominations for the Distinguished Faculty Award and Distinguished Young Alumni Award open on April 15. Learn more >

Top U.S Student Producer
Pitt Named Top Producer of Fulbright U.S. Students

In the Year of Pitt Global, University of Pittsburgh has been honored as a top producer of Fulbright students for the 2018-2019 academic year. Learn more >

Glema Burke
UCIS Remembers Glema Burke

It is with great sadness that the University Center for International Studies announces the death of Glema Burke, a former UCIS administrator. More about Glema Burke >

UCIS This Week

Thursday, April 18

The Stories Polish Secret Police Files Tell Us
Time:
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Presenter:
Anna Krakus
Location:
4130 Wesley W. Posvar Hall
The Rediscovery of Sogdian: The Lingua Franca of the Medieval Silk Road
Silk Roads Rising Guest Speaker Series
Time:
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Presenter:
Nicholas Sims-Williams
Location:
Hillman Library, First Floor - Thornburgh Room
Art in the US-Japan Relationship
Preserving the Floating World, Richard J. Wood Art Curator Series
Time:
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Presenter:
Stephen Salel, Curator of Japanese Art
Location:
Carnegie Museum of Arts, 4400 Forbes Ave

Friday, April 19 to Sunday, April 21

On Trial
Time:
8:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Presenter:
University of Pittsburgh Stages
Location:
Studio Threatre, Cathedral of Learning

Monday, April 22

Russian Conversation Table
Time:
6:15 pm
Location:
Hillman Library, Room 201D

Wednesday, April 24

The Year of Pitt Global Showcase
Time:
4:00 pm to 5:45 pm
Location:
Wesley W. Posvar Hall, First Floor

Thursday, April 25

Global Issues Through Literature: GraceLand
Time:
4:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Location:
4130 Posvar Hall
The Last Book Smuggler
Lithuanian Writer Birute Putrius Talk
Time:
7:00 pm
Presenter:
Birute Putrius/Lithuanian Room Committee
Location:
Croghan-Schenley Room

News

April 4-6, 2019, the University of Pittsburgh hosted the American Hungarian Educators Association Conference, sponsored by Pitt Global and the Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies Center. Learn More »
Journalist Daniela Guzman quoted Dr. Armony on the complex relationship between China and Chile. Learn More »
The University Center for International Studies invites students graduating in spring and summer 2019 to celebrate their academic achievements and receive their credentials at the University Center for International Studies' Graduation Ceremony on Friday, April 26, 3-4 p.m., followed by a reception 4-5 p.m., in the O'Hara Student Center. Learn More »

ucis by the Numbers

3

The University of Pittsburgh is home to three federally funded international studies centers under Title VI of the Department of Education. 

2,104

Pitt Students participated in an experience abroad in 2017-18. 

155

International studies certificates conferred in 2017-18.