A student's life in Pittsburgh is rich in opportunities. On this page, you can learn about how to plan for your life in Pittsburgh: where to live, what to do upon arrival, and how to arrange health care, and then look at all the fun you'll have in Pittsburgh in the Activities Outside the Classroom section.
Housing options are plentiful in Pittsburgh. See what kinds of housing might be best for you.
Activities Outside the Classroom
There are many fun activities for students to do in their free time -- activities planned by the ELI, activities planned by the University, and activities and events around the City of Pittsburgh.
The City of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh is a place that many international students and visitors call their second home. The high quality of life and low cost of living have earned the City of Pittsburgh many honors, including being named "America's Most Livable City". Read more about what makes Pittsburgh so wonderful and check out the University's guide for living and studying in Pittsburgh. While you're at it, why not take a virtual tour of our campus, too!