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Pitt announces CARES Act grant guidelines

Around 11,000 students across all five Pitt campuses will receive grants ranging from $500 to $1,000.
April 29, 2020
Pitt announced student eligibility guidelines for $10.6 million in federally-funded emergency financial aid grants Wednesday.

Oakland news roundup

Jay Darr is the current Counseling Center director at Pitt.
July 1, 2019
As an urban campus bustling with nearly 30,000 students and more than 5,000 faculty, there’s always news breaking at Pitt.

Cudd’s freshman year: affordability, unionization and plans for the future

Provost Ann Cudd speaks at a Student Government Board meeting on Oct. 24, 2018.
June 28, 2019
After one year of leading Pitt’s academic programs, Provost Ann Cudd has her sights set on Pitt’s future.

Top 10: Things Pitt should be matching

Top 10: Things Pitt should be matching
March 1, 2019
Pitt will soon match any federal Pell Grant. Here are an additional 10 things that Pitt should match and reimburse.

Opinion | Matching Pell grants isn’t enough

Pitt launched a new effort last Friday called the Pitt Success Pell Match Program.
February 27, 2019
For students who already received a Pell Grant, it’s a wonderful effort by Pitt to help alleviate some of their costs and worries. But for the students who don’t qualify, the effort leaves them in the dust.
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