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Medical school education has always challenged the brightest and best-prepared minds. At the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, we teach and train doctors to handle the realities of a new era in medicine. You'll also find a long tradition of research excellence and training by a world-class faculty committed to mentoring the next generation of investigators. We are looking for highly motivated students to continue this tradition through our MD, PhD, master's, and certificate programs.


Curriculum and other Academic Resources


Student Portal (Zone) »

The Zone is the official access point for information about academics, enrichment, student life, financial aid, student groups, directories, and miscellaneous help. The online University of Pittsburgh graduate and professional school bulletin is another valuable source of information and is updated regularly.

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Scholarly Project »

The Scholarly Project encourages students to design, seek, and test novel approaches to scientific/clinical problems and fosters analytical thinking and the development of tools for rational decision making in future physicians.


Laboratory for Educational Technology »

The Lab is a School of Medicine research and development group dedicated to the discovery, development, and validation of new technologies that support the educational mission of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.

Online Curriculum (Navigator) »

Contains the online curricular materials for the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine years 1 through 4 and some postgraduate training programs.


Medical Education »

Pursues teaching, research, and service missions related to the education of medical students.



Student Life Support


Student Affairs »

Liaisons with the student advising system, career counseling, enrichment programs, the school counselor, and more.


Student Affairs Diversity Programs »

The Office of Diversity Programs works closely with current and prospective students, as well as future medical school candidates, to see that our vision of diversity and inclusion becomes reality.

Biomedical Graduate Student Association »

A University of Pittsburgh-affiliated group composed of the School of Medicine biomedical graduate students, BGSA is governed by a council of representatives with two goals: (1) representing the general biomedical graduate student body in and academic and educational issues; and (2) providing opportunities for graduate students to interact with each other in scientific sessions and a social environment, through sponsorship of social events and academic activities.

School of Medicine
Contact Information:

M240 Scaife Hall
3550 Terrace Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15261

Questions about applying or your application should be directed to Admissions and Financial Aid.