Association for Asian Studies
Emily Rook-Koepsel Profiled by the Association for Asian Studies

Asian Studies Center Assistant Director of Academic Affairs Emily Rook-Koepsel was recently profiled and interviewed by the Association for Asian Studies. Read the interview >

Carl Setzer and Liu Fang
Alumni Spotlight: Pitt Grad Opens Beijing's First Craft Brewery

Graduate School of Public and International Affairs graduate Carl Setzer and his wife Liu Fang run Beijing's first craft brewery, Great Leap Brewing. Read their story >

Dedication of the Philippine Nationality Room
Philippine Nationality Room Dedication

The Philippine Nationality Room was officially dedicated in a beautiful ceremony Sunday, June 9. Learn more >

2019 SCUPI Graduates
First Class of Pitt-China Partnership Graduates

SCUPI is a joint academic entity formed by the the University of Pittsburgh and Sichuan University that intends to provide a world-class engineering education that focuses on design, innovation and an international outlook. Learn more >

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Newcastle University (UK) awards Chancellor Gallagher an honorary Doctor of Science degree. Learn More »
Ariel C. Armony, vice provost for global affairs, will be a keynote speaker at the North East Local Industrial Strategy Summit in Newcastle, England. Learn More »
The Center for International Studies and the Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies have been happy to host STARTALK. 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.