Samir Lakhani
Pitt Alumnus to Speak at UCIS Graduation

Samir Lakhani, Pitt alumnus and founder of the non-profit Eco-Soap Bank, will address graduates at the 2019 UCIS graduation. Learn more >

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 >

UCIS This Week

Thursday, April 25

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

Friday, April 26

REEES Graduation Celebration
12:00 pm
229 Alcoa Room, Barco Law Building
University Center for International Studies Graduation Ceremony
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
O'Hara Student Center Ballroom

Saturday, April 27

Co-Sponsored Community-Based Workshop
9:00 am
Samuel Black
Location still to be determined


Alexa Tignall has “things to say,” and it is no wonder she does. Learn More »
Pitt professor Gina Ann Garcia was recently profiled in an article in The Chronicle of Higher Education. Dr. Garcia is an assistant professor in the Department of Administrative and Policy Studies, where she teaches master’s and doctoral students pursuing degrees in higher education and student affairs. Learn More »
Please join us tomorrow, Wednesday,, April 24, at 4 p.m. on the first floor of Posvar Hall for the Year of Pitt Global Showcase. 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.