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History of the School of Nursing (pdf)

History of University of Pittsburgh

Founded in 1787 as a small, private school, the Pittsburgh Academy was located in a log cabin near Pittsburgh’s three rivers. In the 220 years since, the University has evolved into an internationally recognized center of learning and research. More...

Tour and Campus Map

Take an online tour of our 132-acre Pittsburgh campus, located in the city’s Oakland neighborhood. It’s the next best thing to being here! You can also search for specific buildings or get driving directions. More...

Printable Campus Map (PDF) Victoria Hall on Google Maps (Web Site)


From the “old” Allegheny Observatory on the North Side, to the Applied Research Center in Harmarville, to the brand new Duratz Athletic Complex on the South Side, it is really true that the city is our campus. Find out what makes our campus, and Pittsburgh, unique and such a vibrant place. And, we’re not the only ones to compliment this region. The experts say that Pittsburgh is:


DNP Self-Study Report to CCNE

Accreditation - Self Study Report

The School of Nursing is nationally accredited:
  • The Baccalaureate, Master's, Doctor of Nursing Practice, and Advanced Practice certificate programs at University of Pittsburgh is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, (202) 887-6791.
  • The Master's Degree program in Nurse Anesthesia and the post-master's doctorate in nursing practice in anesthesia is accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Education Programs of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists.
The University of Pittsburgh is accredited by:
  • Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools