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Prepare for Impact

Since 1895, Pitt Law has prepared students to become excellent attorneys and leaders in the legal profession and society. Known and respected globally for our scholarship, we offer quality academics, a world-class faculty, an innovative curriculum, endless opportunities for hands-on learning, and exceptional career placement. 

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Pitt is an esteemed academic and economic institution consistently ranked among the top universities in the country.

Pittsburgh is a city that balances progress with tradition. It is regarded for its entrepreneurship and tech industries, as well as its food and arts scene.

But don't just take our word for it; come and experience Pitt Law and Pittsburgh for yourself!

Most Liveable City

Most Liveable City Pittsburgh has received numerous accolades for being a top destination for culture, livability, and business, indicative of its dedication to providing a high quality of life for its residents and a thriving legal environment.

Most Climate-Resilient

Most Climate-Resilient Architectural Digest tabbed Pittsburgh as one of America's Most Climate-Resilient Cities.

Low Cost of Living

Low Cost of Living According to Forbes, Pittsburgh is one of the 10 best cities for early retirement due to its reasonable cost of living and high quality of life score.

Top 20 Public University

Top 20 Public University The Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings named the University of Pittsburgh the #1 public university in the Northeastern United States.

Hottest Job Market in the U.S.

Hottest Job Market in the U.S. Pittsburgh ranked 5th in the country in Wallethub's assessment of the Best Cities for Jobs.

Making an Economic Impact

Making an Economic Impact A proven economic engine, Pitt contributes $5.2 billion to communities throughout Pennsylvania.
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Academic Foundations

Match your passion for law with distinct programs in international law, environmental and energy law, health law, intellectual property, and more. 

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Centers & Institutes

Collaborate with leading scholars on innovative research shaping the legal landscape locally, nationally, and globally through various research centers and initiatives.

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Professional Development

With a Pitt Law degree and guidance from our Professional Development Officegraduates have unlimited career prospects in every field of law.