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Dean's Office Hours

Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

During COVID please refer to the contact page for Admissions and Student Services

Forbes Tower Building Hours

These hours are subject to change as the University COVID posture changes

Atwood Street Entrance

Monday - Thursday:  7:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Friday:  7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday:  Closed - UPMC ID Badge need to enter the building


Starting September 1, 2020 - These hours will also pertain to Stairwell B at Street Entry located at Sennott Street; access stairwells inside near the Areas of Rescue on floors 4/5/6

  • To use Stairwell B, you will need to use an Access Code: The students department or program will need to provide them with the security access code for the street level stairwell and this should NOT be shared with anyone.
  • Meyran side stairwells may be used to access floors 4, 5 and 6 only; NO street access. Do not use these stairs to exit the building (exit ONLY in an emergency) because the alarm will be set off.
  • The stairwells will be locked on the weekends because the building is closed.

Atwood Street Elevators (includes garage elevators):

Monday - Thursday:  7:00 a.m. – 9::30 p.m.
Friday:  7:00 a.m. –  6:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday:  Closed - UPMC ID Badge need to enter the building

Forbes Tower 6048 Computer Classroom and 4011 Learning Resource Center (LRC)

(Quiet Study Room is closed at this time)

Fall/Spring Term Schedule

Monday – Thursday:  7:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Friday:  7:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday:  CLOSED

Summer Term Schedule

Monday – Friday: TBD
Saturday & Sunday: TBD

Building access during non-peak hours/weekends requires approval from the Department/Dean’s Office. The Office of the Dean will communicate with UPMC Security regarding any off-peak occupancy.