Why Pitt-Bradford

Why Pitt-Bradford? Well, here are the top 10 reasons (in no particular order).

But, you don't have to take our word for it. Read what some of our students and alumni say about Pitt-Bradford.

  1. Your professors will rock
    Your professors are experts in their field and will work closely with you to help you succeed.
  2. Your Pitt degree will take you beyond
    Our graduates are making their mark all over the world as doctors, nurses, entrepreneurs, law enforcement officers and tech innovators
  3. Show me the money
    Pitt-Bradford offers both need- and merit-based financial aid. Nearly all students -- 96.8% -- who apply for aid receive it.
  4. Inclusive and safe campus
    You’ll fit right in on our campus, where people are friendly, supportive and welcoming.
  5. So many majors
    You can choose from more than 40 majors, including biology, criminal justice, nursing, psychology, broadcast communications, education, and computer information systems and technology.
  6. No sticker shock
    After applying all of your aid, you’ll be surprised how affordable a Pitt education is. The average financial aid package was for 2022-23 was $19,972 for in-state students and about $29,763 for out-of-state students.
  7. Learn by doing
    You’ll have many chances to get hands-on experience working on an internship, conducting research or studying in another country.
  8. Living large
    All of our residence halls are furnished, spacious and comfy.
  9. Lots to do
    You'll have many athletic, recreational and cultural activities to choose from. Play basketball, tennis or soccer; explore caves, ride white-water rapids, or ski; and enjoy a play, concert or lecture. You can also join or start a club.
  10. Even prettier in person
    Our campus is even prettier than it looks on our virtual tour. Come see for yourself.