Living Costs

Pittsburgh Downtown

Compared to larger U.S. Metropolitan areas, Pittsburgh is an affordable city.  In fact, it has been consistently recognized through various livability rankings as one of the highest in the U.S.  Do not just take our word for it.  See the Pittsburgh's Post-Gazette's most recent article about it. 

Transportation & Getting Around

Port Authority Bus

Pittsburgh has become an easier city to navigate.  Students studying on the Oakland campus have the convenience of several modes of transportation, in addition to the Port Authority buses as well as access to ride-sharing applications.  For the various options, see below.

Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT)

The Pittsburgh International Airport is approximately a 30-minute car ride away from the Pittsburgh campus.