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New Global Dashboard Tool

The University Center for International Studies and Office of the Provost have partnered to develop and release the Pitt Global Analytics and Insight dashboard, which shows global engagement through easy-to-use data. Learn more >

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2018 Sheth Awards

The Sheth Foundation, established by Jagdish N. Sheth and his wife Madhu, recognizes leaders in education, health, and sustainability in the United States and India. This year's Sheth Awards winners were honored for their work in promoting global health. Learn more about this year's winners >

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Pitt Among Top Fulbright Grant Producers

Pitt is one of the nation’s top producers of Fulbright students and scholars for the 2017-18 academic year, according to the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. Learn More >

Alana DeLoge teaches Quechua
Year of PittGlobal Reflected in New Programs

From Water in Central Eurasia to new minors in Less Commonly Taught Languages, new academic programs at Pitt emphasize that it's the University's Year of PittGlobal. Read More>

UCIS This Week

Thursday, December 20

Roadmap to Model African Union
Registration Deadline
(All day)

Friday, December 21

Roadmap to Model African Union
(All day)


The University of Pittsburgh's Nationality Rooms got a special mention as the the city of Pittsburgh made the #3 spot on National Geographic Traveler UK's 2019 Cool List. Pittsburgh is the only U.S. location to make the list for 2019. Learn More »
Vice Provost of Global Affairs and Director of the University Center for International Studies Ariel Armony wrote the following article in the aftermath of the highly publicized meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping at the recent G20 summit. Originally published in Spanish by Argentinian newspaper La Nación, the following is an English translation. Learn More »
All Nationality Rooms will feature special decorations and cultural customs at the weekend event. The beloved Commons Room, too, is all dressed up for the holidays. Guests will have the opportunity to enjoy traditional Filipino food, such as pancit, a traditional noodle dish, lumpianitos, mini eggrolls, and biko, a Filipino dessert made of rice and coconut milk. Learn More »

ucis by the Numbers


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


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


International studies certificates conferred in 2017-18.