Events & Deadlines

London Field Studies Information Sessions

In this rigorous field study, you will travel to London, England, during the first two weeks of May to access resources unavailable in the United States and to enrich your independent spring and summer term-long research.

  • Thursday, September 21, 2023 from 5:00–6:00pm | Virtual
  • Wednesday, September 27, 2023 from 5:00–6:00pm | Virtual (Cancelled)

Register to participate in a virtual information session.


First Experiences in Research Information Sessions

Through our First Experiences in Research (FE-R) program, Dietrich School students can gain meaningful, hands-on research experience. And we’re not just talking about white coat, test tube, science lab research. Research projects with Pitt’s world-renowned faculty are available across all disciplines.

  • Monday, September 25, 2023 from 5:00–6:00pm | Virtual
  • Tuesday, September 26, 2023 from 12:00–1:00pm and 5:00–6:00pm | Virtual
  • Wednesday, September 27, 2023 from 12:00–1:00pm and 5:00–6:00pm | Virtual
  • Thursday, September 28, 2023 from 12:00–1:00pm | Virtual
  • Friday, September 29, 2023 from 12:00–1:00pm | Virtual

Register to participate in evening information sessions (September 25–27 at 5pm).
Register to participate in afternoon information sessions (September 26–29 at 12pm).


Proposal Writing Workshop

Learn to craft a proposal for your independent, faculty mentored research opportunities, such as the Dietrich School field studies programs or Summer Undergraduate Research Awards.

  • Thursday, October 12 at 5:00-5:45pm | Virtual

Register here to attend the virtual proposal writing workshop.

Curiosity Hours

The Undergraduate Mentors host Curiosity Hours for any students seeking peer advice on research or creative projects. 

Location: 1424 Posvar Hall
6-7 p.m. on Tuesdays: Sep. 12, Sep. 19, Sep. 26, Oct. 3, Oct. 10, Nov. 7, Nov. 14
1-2 p.m. on Wednesdays: Sep. 13, Sep. 20, Sep. 27, Oct. 4, Oct. 11, Oct. 18, Oct. 25, Nov. 1, Nov. 8, Nov. 15