Alumni Events

Upcoming Events

PGAA Popping Up for Happy Hours in Greensburg & Pittsburgh

The PGAA will be popping up in Allegheny & Westmoreland counties this month for happy hours. We'll be grabbing a few tables, ordering some light appetizers, and giving away some prizes at these casual, after-work get togethers. Guests are responsible for the purchase of their beverages.  Join the PGAA at on of these events:

Thursday, February 6, 2020: Primanti Brothers, Greensburg (830 Pittsburgh St.), 5- 8 p.m.

Thursday, February 13, 2020: Southern Tier, Pittsburgh (316 N. Shore Dr.), 5 - 8 p.m.

Pitt-Greensburg Is Sponsoring Valentine's Day Art on Tap

Pitt-Greensburg will sponsor Art on Tap: LOVE on Friday, February 14, 2020 from 5 - 8 p.m. at the Westmoreland Museum of American Art. Enjoy a night of Pop art and love featuring live music, scavenger hunt, chocolate tastings, and more!


For more information about Art on Tap, please visit the museum's website.




Update Your Work Wardrobe at Suit Up Event in February

The Office of Career Services in partnership with local colleges will host the Suit-Up Event on Sunday, February 16 from 6 to 9 p.m. at JCPenney in Westmoreland Mall.

 Receive up to 60 percent off select men's and women's career dress apparel, shoes, and accessories. Stop by Sephora in JCPenney for a free consultation or mini makeover. The salon will offer a free hair consultation.

 Register for the Suit-Up Event.

Professional Impressions: Alumni Share Career Advice with Students

Thirteen alumni will speak with students about careers at the upcoming Professional Impressions: An Evening with Alumni on Thursday, February 20, 2020 from 6 - 8 p.m. in the Hempfield Room. In its second year, this event provides alumni and students with a setting that encourages discussion and professional connections.

 The evening will include a networking dinner featuring a dinner etiquette presentation by Director of Dining Services Richard McMahon. An alumni panel will follow. This event is in partnership with the Office of Career Services.

Volunteer registration for this event is full.  Thank you for your interest!


WANT Job & Career Expo: Coming February 2020

Alumni are invited to attend the WANT Job & Career Expo on Wednesday, February 26 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Ramada Greensburg Hotel and Conference Center.  Over 65 employers are expected.  For more information, please click here.






Advocate for Pitt-Greensburg at Pitt Day in Harrisburg

Join fellow Pitt alumni, faculty, staff, and students on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 as they gather from across the state to meet with members of the General Assembly for Pitt Day in Harrisburg. Take advantage of this opportunity to influence lawmakers and to tell your Pitt story. Transportation and continental breakfast provided.  Register here.




PGAA Board of Directors Accepting 2020 Nominations

Join the Pitt-Greensburg Alumni Association (PGAA) Board of Directors, the official representative group of Pitt-Greensburg alumni.  The Board of Directors serves a critical role by providing strategic direction, resources, and professional expertise to help carry out the PGAA mission.  Members serve in an advisory capacity to the Office of Alumni Relations and on the professional development, engagement, and events committees.

Nominate candidates to serve one term of three years, beginning Wednesday, July 1, 2020. Nominations can be third party or self-made. 

To learn more about the responsibilities and duties, visit this webpage.

Celebrate the Class of 2020: Alumni Volunteers Needed

Welcome the Class of 2020 into the Pitt-Greenburg family!

Alumni are invited to participate at these activities during graduation:

Senior Send-Off: Sunday, April 19, 6 - 8 p.m., A casual get together at the Rialto in Greensburg. Come mix and mingle with the graduates.

New Alumni Reception: Friday, April 24, 4 - 5 p.m., A campus-wide celebration prior to rehearsal held in the Bobcat. Meet and greet the graduates and their families as they prepare for Commencement.

Family Appreciation Dinner: Friday, April 24, 7 p.m., Following Commencement rehearsal, alumni celebrate the graduates and their families. Alumni volunteers are needed to host tables.

Annual Alumni Leadership Meeting: Saturday, April 25, 8 - 9 a.m., Join the PGAA Board of Directors and Dr. Robert Gregerson in Lynch Hall 102 for a year-in-review and campus update. All alumni are welcome to attend.

Commencement, Saturday, April 25, 11 a.m., March behind alumni marshal Tom Jollie' 72 as he leads the alumni procession. Regalia provided, if needed. Registration to walk ends Monday, March 30, 2020.

 Sign up for one or more of these events.

Save the Date: Pitt Networking Day

Pitt Networking Day is Thursday, June 4 , 2020.  More details about the PGAA-sponsored event coming soon!





Save the Date: Pitt-Greensburg at PNC Park

Pitt-Greensburg at PNC Park returns for another year of tailgating and baseball fun! This year, we're sitting in the Pirates Cove (Sections 201-205) with unlimited peanuts, popcorn, and soda.

Saturday, June 20, 2020

Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Toronto Blue Jays

4:05 p.m.

Pirates Cooler Bag Giveaway (First 20,000 fans)

Tickets go on sale in March!

Nominate Alumni for 2020 PGAA Awards

The PGAA proudly recognizes Pitt-Greensburg alumni for their professional accomplishments, service to their communities, and commitments to the University.

Nominations for the prestigious Alumnus of Distinction, Volunteer Excellence, and Young Alumni Leadership awards are being accepted now through Monday, July 6, 2020.

Both self-nominations and third-party nominations are welcome.



Get Involved with the PGAA Committees

PGAA Committees are a great way to become involved.  Plan events with fellow alumni, and assist with alumni engagement.  Committee members can be non-Board members.  Events, Engagement and Professional Development are the current committees.  For more information or to join a committee, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at or 724-836-7496.




Campus Tour Team

Pitt-Greensburg Alumni Affairs and Admissions offices are collaborating on the implementation of an Alumni Campus Tour Team. Come share your memories and knowledge of Pitt-Greensburg with prospective families. Alumni are asked to be included on a call list for needs that arise individually and as part of Admissions' events. A training session will be scheduled. Click here to register or contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 724-836-7496 for more information.

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