New to Pitt?

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Welcome to the next chapter of your career at the University of Pittsburgh! You're joining a diverse family of students, faculty, and staff that hail from all 50 states and over 27 countries around the world.

As you're starting, we know you are excited, but questions may remain. Know that we’re here to provide the help and support you need to succeed in your new role. You will thrive, whatever your position, and here are some additional details to help you find your way around the University.

Resources across campus and in the city can also be found in the Staff Handbook online.

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Transportation and Virtual Tours

Need assistance getting to or around campus? Interactive campus maps and tours, public transportation options, and biking resources are available to you as you get more familiar with Pitt and the city.

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Connect with Colleagues

Connect with fellow employees at Pitt by joining a group on campus:

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Resources at Pitt

Resources at the University help you stay up to date with what's happening at Pitt, stay safe on campus, and enjoy life at and outside of work.

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Getting to Know Pittsburgh

Discover all that the City of Pittsburgh has to offer by supporting local restaurants and businesses, finding the best museums, tours, and culture in every neighborhood, and exploring our own visitor’s guide!


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Sustainability Initiatives and Resources

Whether on campus, at home, or in your community, there's always an opportunity to promote sustainable practices. Learn how to get involved by exploring sustainability initiatives and resources available to you, wherever you are. Go green!

Have a Question?

Explore the FAQ for the Office of Human Resources for answers to a variety of common questions.