September 16, 2021

CMRO Update

Across all campuses, 88% of the Pitt community has now uploaded proof of vaccination against COVID-19, representing an overall increase of five percentage points since last week.

September 9, 2021

CMRO Update

With fall classes fully underway, we write to share our second CMRO update of the semester, and our first report of COVID-19 case counts this term.

September 9, 2021

Message to Pittsburgh Campus Faculty about in-person classes beginning September 13

Provost Ann E. Cudd updates faculty members and instructors about plans for September 13 when all classes will meet in person, unless permission for remote or hybrid delivery has been approved by your dean.

September 2, 2021

CMRO Update

There was an increase in reports of vaccination over the past week. Across all campuses, 82% of the Pitt community has now uploaded proof of vaccination against COVID-19.

August 26, 2021

CMRO update: Vaccination data and testing

During the past week, we have seen a 10% increase in the number of Pitt affiliates who have uploaded proof of vaccination. 

August 20, 2021

Message to Pittsburgh Campus Students Regarding the Start of the Fall Semester

"Given that we are still gathering information regarding the vaccination status of students and employees, as well as recent changes in infection rates in our community, we have decided to offer flexibility to both students and instructors by allowing remote access to our courses during the first two weeks of the term," Provost Ann E. Cudd writes.

August 20, 2021

Message to Pittsburgh Campus Faculty Regarding the Start of the Fall Term

Provost Ann E. Cudd updates faculty members and instructors about plans for the beginning of the fall semester on the Pittsburgh campus.

August 20, 2021

Update to Staff About Returning to the Pittsburgh Campus

Pitt is working toward completing the transition back to the Pittsburgh campus by mid-September, writes David N. DeJong, senior vice chancellor for business and operations.

August 20, 2021

Update to Pittsburgh Campus Supervisors About Staff Returning to Campus

Pitt is encouraging department heads and supervisors to offer ongoing flexibility to staff through the first two weeks of the term, and to work toward completing the transition back to campus by mid-September.

August 18, 2021

Welcome Back & Virus Control for Fall Term

This week, students begin returning to Pitt campuses. In anticipation of this important time, we write to share some important information and reminders and a call to action to please upload your proof of vaccination.

August 5, 2021

Pitt COVID-19 Standards and Guidelines Revised and Simplified

Effective Aug. 9, 2021, the standards and guidelines that are in place to keep the Pitt community as safe and healthy as possible have been revised and simplified.

July 23, 2021

Pitt’s Virus Control Program for the Fall

Chancellor Gallagher shares how the University's plans will continue to protect students, faculty and staff amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

June 4, 2021

Face Coverings and Physical Distancing Changes

The University will no longer require face coverings for vaccinated individual outdoors on campus, but face coverings continue to be required indoors for everyone. Physical distancing is no longer required. These changes are effective Monday, June 7, 2021. 

May 17, 2021

Pittsburgh Campus Moving to Guarded Status

The Pittsburgh campus is planning to move from Elevated to Guarded Risk Posture on May 20, based on recommendations of the Emergency Operations Center and the Healthcare Advisory Group.

April 30, 2021

CMRO Update

Read about the updated numbers and additional information from the Pitt COVID-19 Dashboard.