Projects

The University continues to progress on campus improvements that will benefit Pitt community members for decades to come, transforming facility offerings and supporting economic growth in the region, including the following projects:

Campus Recreation and Wellness Center

A new Campus Recreation and Wellness Center will be centrally located on campus, and the state-of-the-art facility will include a total health and wellness destination, hit sustainability targets, provide a connection point in the heart of campus, and include major infrastructure improvements

Learn more about project development and progress on the Student Affairs website»

Hillside Area Development

The upper campus hillside area is undergoing a major transformation, taking a fully integrated approach in developing this space to expand amenities, add new pedestrian walkways and outdoor gathering spaces, implement a sustainable stormwater management system and more in the coming years.

Alan Magee Scaife Hall

Modernization of Alan Magee Scaife Hall, the home of the University’s School of Medicine. Phase 1 of the project includes a 104,800 square-foot, seven-story West Wing addition that will house a 600-seat, state-of-the-art lecture auditorium, classrooms, teaching labs, a simulation center, and a new anatomy lab.

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Bigelow Block Improvements

Project complete.  The streetscape and infrastructure project transformed the block of Bigelow Boulevard between Fifth and Forbes avenues, in addition to the William Pitt Union grounds.

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The Assembly (5051 Centre Ave)

The historic building that once housed the Ford Motor Company in Pittsburgh’s Bloomfield neighborhood is getting new life when it opens in the first quarter of 2022 as a world-class biomedical research hub.

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Hillman Library Renovation

The Hillman Library reinvention will provide a reimagined hub of intellectual activity on campus, providing services, resources and inspiring spaces that advance academic study, stimulate innovation, encourage exploration and foster collaboration. The project will renovate library floors, as well as expand the indoor/outdoor café area, study areas, Open Lab and more.

Learn more about project development and progress on the Hillman Library website»

Petersen Sports Complex Exterior

Petersen Sports Complex

Petersen Sports Complex has completed renovations to the following:
  • Adding an Addition to Main Building

  • Replacing Soccer Field Surface

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Part of the Victory Heights initiative – Learn more 

Wesley W. Posvar Hall

Wesley W. Posvar Hall

Wesley W. Posvar Hall has completed renovations to the following:
  • Africana Studies Renovation
  • Economics Department Renovation Phase 2
  • A New Entrance to the Statistics Department
  • Pitt Global Hub
Cathedral of Learning Exterior

Cathedral of Learning

The Cathedral of Learning completed renovation on the following:
  • Ground Floor Restrooms

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