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There are many ways for you to meet with us and discuss our programs!  

Open House 

SHRS hosts an Open House for prospective students every spring and fall. Students of all ages and backgrounds are welcome to attend. Faculty and students from many of our programs are represented at the event. It provides the perfect opportunity to learn about the structure of our School and how to to prepare for the application process. It's also a great way to gain insight into student and academic life here at SHRS.  

Make an Appointment

If you can't attend Open House, or just need more guidance on program choices and requirements, you can always meet with us. Please contact admissions by e-mail or phone to schedule an appointment ( or 412-383-6558).   

Sample a Class

Some of our programs offer students the opportunity to observe a class during the academic term. To see which courses are being offered at this time, check the University's Sample a Class program.

Undergraduate University Tours and Information Sessions

The University Office of Admissions and Financial Aid offers regular tours and information sessions to prospective freshman and undergraduate transfer students only. To access a schedule and for registration information, click here to visit their web site. 

Graduate University Tours 

Prospective graduate students who would like to schedule a campus tour, please contact to coordinate a tour with our Trailblazers, our graduate tour guides. This tour must be scheduled in advance. Please be sure to contact the SHRS admissions office at to schedule informational meetings about SHRS Departments and programs. 

Social Media  

Connect with SHRS on social media and learn more about our programs and upcoming events.

What's it like to be a student at SHRS? Join us for our Snapchat Takeovers this fall. Student Takeovers from spring 2017 are currently available on YouTube

Join us at a fair near you!

Ohio State University

Graduate and Professional School Expo

September 13
Pitt Johnstown

Graduate School Fair

September 21
Virginia Tech

Graduate and Professional School Fair

September 25
James Madison University

Graduate and Professional School Fair

September 26
University of Virginia

Graduate and Professional School Fair

September 27
Virginia Commonwealth University

Graduate and Professional School Fair

September 28
Penn State

Medical & Health-Related Programs Day

October 4
Pitt Greensburg

Graduate School Fair

October 12
Pheonix, Arizona

Annual Biomedical Research Conference
for Minority Students (ABRCMS)

November 2 - 4