Study Abroad at Pitt

Pitt is a powerhouse U.S. university with more than 50 undergraduate disciplines in humanities, social and natural sciences, arts, business and engineering.  If you want to study it, you will find it at Pitt.  What might you find if you study abroad at Pitt?

  • 14:1 student-faculty ratio.
  • Over 200+ years of history
  • Ranked #47th Best Global University (2017 U.S. News and World Report)
  • 456 student organizations

Undergraduate international students, who are not earning a degree at Pitt, may study abroad as either an international exchange student or as a guest student.  As either an international exchange or guest student, you will be coming to the University of Pittsburgh as a short-term, non-degree-seeking student.  You will submit an application through our online system.  



Apply Now!

When submitting an application, make sure that you are selecting the correct application type, either exchange or guest, and the correct Pitt campus.

To return to the application system, students will return to this page to log into the application system.


Review the minimum eligibility and admission requirements to study abroad at the University of Pittsburgh.

Overall Process

Review the STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE to understand the timeline and procedures related to studying as an exchange or international guest student at Pitt.

Exchange versus Guest

Review the differences between study abroad at Pitt as an exchange student versus an international guest student.