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University of Pittsburgh

4200 5th Ave, Pittsburgh, PA
+1 412-624-4141
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Wonderful university!

One of my children studied here for undergrad and at the graduate level. We are now visiting for... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
Jacawag
,
Downingtown, Pennsylvania
via mobile
"Just visiting"

This was one of the" must stop and visit" while on vacation in Pittsburgh. WOW! I didn't get to... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
Jennifer B
,
Charlotte, North Carolina
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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4200 5th Ave, Pittsburgh, PA
North Oakland
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+1 412-624-4141

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Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

One of my children studied here for undergrad and at the graduate level. We are now visiting for another child and I am just as pleased with the many opportunities the university of Pittsburgh provides. Outstanding educational institution.

Thank Jacawag
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This was one of the" must stop and visit" while on vacation in Pittsburgh. WOW! I didn't get to visit all of the places that I wanted to while on campus, but the Cathedral of Learning was AMAZING. Breathtaking actually. I just stood in the...More

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Our daughter will soon graduate and her experience at Pitt has far exceeded our expectations. We knew it was just the right academic experience for her, and she likes the city, but we didn't know she'd find such an extensive list of extracurricular activities also....More

Thank scoutandboo1961
Reviewed 30 January 2017

I recently returned from some academic meetings on campus, and aside from the Cathedral of Learning (which is incredible) there isn't really much to recommend about campus, at least in the winter. It seemed like a typical urban university.

Thank AlnAbroad
Reviewed 13 January 2017

My daughter and I visited Pitt to look at it and Carnegie Mellon for graduate (PhD) schools. She wanted to get an idea of the location before applying. We also attended the Panthers/UVA basketball game. We loved the immediate area and the campus. We felt...More

Thank Richard_frm_Virginia
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Great opportunity to see and learn about the many cultures that have made Pittsburgh their home. Amazing architecture that make you feel like you are in a scene from a Harry Potter movie. Fun & interesting for all ages.

Thank Kirk K
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Just finished my first semester here and I absolutely love it. I love being in a city but also having a campus feel. The people are great. The professors are great. The area is great. Loving it so far.

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Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Awesome university full of history. Well worth some time to walk around and appreciate the construction and history. See the Cathedral of Learning.

Thank dnship
Reviewed 14 December 2016

don't go nothing to at all see not the best neighborhood middle of very shady area food bad. no parking

Thank robertrP998RI
Reviewed 5 December 2016

We were there on Thnaksgivng Day and nothing was open, but it was well worth a walk around campus, which is really beautiful. The Cathedral of Learning and Heinz Chapel are stunning.

Thank dclmom34
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Response from AMITSPVERMA | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there are some hotels around campus like Wyndham or Hilton and they are all great places to stay and experience the campus around. The city is very well connected to the campus (barely 5-7 minutes drive or even buses) so... More
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