Pittsburgh Living

Worm's eye view of Roberto Clemente bridge on a sunny day

Resources for Arrival and Life in Pittsburgh

Available to help you find the type of housing best suited to meet your needs.

An important first stop for international scholars to assist you.

University office to help all members of the health sciences community get around campus and the local Pittsburgh area.

Unique and free University of Pittsburgh benefits using your ID to utilize this public bus service throughout the metropolitan Pittsburgh area.

Health and Wellness

Offers a wide variety of resources that are tailored to specific life needs, providing you with the right tools to help you through a wide variety of life's challenges. Also provides confidential counseling services to University of Pittsburgh faculty, staff, postdoctoral trainees, and members of their households.

Provides directions and maps to UPMC hospitals and other facilities providing skilled nursing, retirement, and long-term care.

Provides affordable opportunities for University of Pittsburgh faculty, postdoctoral trainees, and staff to live a healthy, balanced lifestyle.


Connect to the cultural life of Pittsburgh. Discounts are only available to registered students (a benefit provided through the assessment of a student activities fee) but all health sciences community members can benefit from the ART LINKS feature of their website—a comprehensive guide to Pittsburgh's visual and performing arts.

The home court and field to Panther men's and women's sports events.


The official city of Pittsburgh website features city news, maps, parks and recreation information, local government, city services info, and much more.

A University site to explore the wide variety of Pittsburgh entertainment.

A variety of information on entertainment, activities, and information on Pittsburgh.

Another great resource to city living full of interesting facts, things to do, and places to go.

A regional online directory featuring an eclectic mix of information. You can also use this site to explore Pittsburgh's neighborhoods and ethnic communities, learn interesting Pittsburgh facts, or send free postcards of the city to family and friends.

A website full of fun and surprises whether you're brand new to town or a long-time local resident.