Housing

Housing

We're happy you've decided to make Pitt-Greensburg's residence halls your home! Living in the residence halls provides students with the opportunity to fully engage with the campus community while developing lasting personal relationships. Being a resident also provides excellent opportunities to become a student leader. Living on campus allows students to fully enjoy the college experience!

 

Residence Halls

Each of our five residential areas provide a unique environment for students.

 

Apply for Housing

Current Pitt-Greensburg Students

Applications for housing are available online for all current students. Students can access the housing application by logging into my.pitt.edu. Instructions for applying are located in the Housing Forms section below.

New Pitt-Greensburg Students

Application for incoming fall 2015 freshmen and transfer students is now available! The deadline for housing applications for new students is Friday, May 1st; this includes applications for the Academic Village and Outdoor Adventure & Community Service communities.

If you are a new Pitt-Greensburg student, you must first pay the $100 tuition deposit before applying. Once a new student has paid the tuitition deposit, housing application information will be mailed and emailed to the student. Instructions for applying are located in the Housing Forms section below.

Residential Community Applications

Students interested in the Academic Village or the OACS residential areas must submit an application for each specific area. Students will be able to access these applications by logging into their Pitt account after completing the housing application.

 

Medical Accommodation Requests

Students that made need specific living arrangements due to a medical condition can submit a Housing Accommodation Request Form. To be considered for a medical accommodation, a medical provider must provide documentation. Accommodation requests (form and medical documentation) must be submitted by March 6th for returning students and May 1st for new students. Request received after the deadline date that are approved will receive the accommodation if space permits.

 

The Academic Village

The Academic Village offers a unique living and learning experience to high achieving students with interests ranging from science and technology to arts, politics, history and foreign cultures. Interested students must complete the Academic Village Application in addition to the housing application. For more information, please visit the Academic Village webpage.

 

Campus Engagement

Getting engaged in the campus community is strongly encouraged. Living on campus provides students ample opportunities to become involved with various leadership opportunities within the residence halls and other parts of campus. Specifcially within the residence halls, we encourage residents to become involved in the following areas:

In addition to these wonderful opportunties, there are other clubs and organizations that students can explore on campus by viewing the Getting Involved page. In addition, Community Assistants provide resident students opportunities to co-plan programs and participate in community service activities.
 

Housing Forms

Application Instructions- Current Students
Application Instructions- New Students
Criminal Disclosure Form*
Damage Report Form
Facilities Request Form
Housing Accommodation Request Form*
Housing Cancellation Form**
Room Change Request Form
Roommate Agreement
Summer Housing Application
Term and Conditions (2015-16)

Many of the forms are completed online; however, some forms cannot be submitted electronically. To return a paper form, you may either fax it to 724-836-7134 (ATTN: Housing Office) or mail it to:

Housing Office
219 Chambers Hall
150 Finoli Dr
Greensburg, PA 15601

*Form cannot be submitted electronically.
**Students can also cancel their housing application online by logging into my.pitt.edu and proceeding to Housing eServices.

If you are unable to access any of the forms or do not see a link to the form you need, please contact the Housing Office at 724-836-7869.

 

Transportation

A variety of transportation options are available to students including local bus routes, two airports, Amtrak train service, and more!

 

Missing Person Info

In the event a student is missing from the residence halls, residents can designated a person for the University to contact. This person should be somebody who would mostly likely know the residents whereabouts. This person may or may not be a parent/guardian. At the beginning of each term, students will be given the opportunity to designate/update this information. Below are instructions for designating a missing person contact:

  • Log into your Pitt account at my.pitt.edu
  • Under the My Resources tab, click on Housing e-Services
  • Click on the Housing Applications link on the right of the page
  • Click the link appropriate for you (new students or returning students)
  • Click on the Missing Person Contact Form link
  • Complete the form
  • Click Finished