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Find Success with SHRS

Open House

Everyone is welcome to Find Success with SHRS! 

Join us for a hybrid event series and learn what the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences has to offer you, whether you are near or far.  

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Meet faculty, students and industry professionals as you explore the academic and career paths available to you through SHRS! Whether you’re in high school, or you’re an undergraduate, graduate, transfer or nontraditional student, this is an excellent opportunity to learn firsthand about our school’s programs and what they offer your future. For a complete list of programs, visit our Academics Page

Not sure where to start? Schedule a meeting with our Recruitment and Enrollment team for a personalized conversation about your path! Reserve a time with Nicole Skellie Fitzgerald today.

All activities will be hosted online via Zoom. If you plan to use a mobile device or tablet, we recommend downloading the Zoom app ahead of time.

Open House Schedule

Visit our Open House calendar a full list of upcoming events. Once you register, you will receive the Zoom link and passcode with your confirmation email. Contact Nicole Skellie Fitzgerald with any issues.

ALERT: Gmail users may find the confirmation and reminder emails in their Promotions folder.

Making the Most of a Virtual Open House

Not sure what to expect? Review our suggested Best Practices to make the most of your Open House experience! 

Help the faculty picture you in their classrooms with a SHRS Zoom background! Learn how to set your Zoom background here. Do the words appear backwards? Select 'Mirror my video' under video settings.


Visit us on-campus for a live tour of Occupational Therapy (OTD), Prosthetics and Orthotics (MS) or Rehabilitation Technology(MRT)! 

Visit SHRS facilities through our 360-degree Virtual Tour videos!

Explore Pitt's campus. Choose between a virtual tour, photo tour and live webcams at Specialty tours of the Cathedral of Learning, research labs, residence halls and sustainable spaces are also available.

Discover Pittsburgh

New to Pittsburgh? Visit Cool Pittsburgh and uncover where to live, eat, play and more.

Explore the University of Pittsburgh Events Calendar.

What have prospective students said about previous Open Houses?

"As I live in Indiana, I thoroughly enjoyed finally being able to be on campus and to get a feel for life at the University of Pittsburgh. It felt very welcoming and like somewhere I not only can see myself in the future, but also as somewhere that I want to be. My favorite part of the Open House was the opportunity to talk to the director of the program I will be applying for. She was friendly, helpful, encouraging, informative, and a great resource. I look forward to visiting UPitt in the future."
-Prospective SHRS Student

" I really enjoyed talking to the students who were already in my program and hearing from them what to expect and some tips for applying!"
-Prospective SHRS Student 

"The people I met were all incredibly nice and helpful, and I got the sense that everyone genuinely wanted to be there because they loved their programs and wanted to share them with others. I thought the set-up was nice, it was relatively easy to navigate, and though I was set on the OT program, I really liked that there were so many different programs to visit on the same day. I like how it was a whole SHRS open house rather than a specific program's open house. Overall, I had a great time and my only complaint is that it was too short! Thank you for putting on this event.”
-Prospective SHRS Student

For more information, contact:

SHRS Office of Recruitment and Enrollment
4036 Forbes Tower
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
Phone: (412) 383-6556