College of General Studies

CGS Quick Start

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CGS Quick Start is your chance to get all the prep work out of the way so that you can start the semester worry-free. During this fun and informative 90-minute session, you will:

  • Meet your advisor and enroll in classes. After you register and pay your deposit, please call 412-624-6600 to schedule an appointment with your advisor.
  • Learn more about The McCarl Center for Nontraditional Student Success, our full-service student assistance center.
  • Enjoy a complimentary lunch with incoming and current students.
  • Discover CGS’ unique resources for non-traditional students, including free student workshops, tutoring, and other support services.
  • Get the details on free public transportation and other discounts available with your Pitt ID.

Choose the Quick Start date that is most convenient for you:

Thursday, May 22, noon-1:30 p.m.

Thursday, July 17, noon-1:30 p.m.

Monday, August 18, noon-1:30 p.m.

Register today!

Free parking vouchers will be provided to attendees.

Not sure if CGS is right for you? No problem. Come to a CGS Quick Start and let us answer your questions!

Campus Activities and Resources:

Office of Veteran Services

Visitor Parking

Walking Campus Tours

Virtual Campus Tours

Panther Central

Overview of Oakland