Chatham University

Building lives of purpose, value, and fulfilling work.

Founded in 1869, Chatham University in Pittsburgh, PA has an enrollment of over 2,200 students and over 60 undergraduate and graduate programs in our areas of excellence: sustainability & health; business & communications; and the arts & sciences.

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Chatham is consistently ranked each year as a best college by U.S. News and World Report.

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We were ranked as one of the best schools nationwide for aspiring women leaders.

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A Leader in Sustainability

Chatham earned a top 10 designation in the Princeton Review’s Green Colleges list and is a Top 20 "Cool School" from Sierra Magazine, among other sustainability honors.

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Key Dates


Graduate Open House

8:00 am
Virtual Event

Summer Open House

10:00 am
Shadyside Campus

Centers & Outreach

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Centers & Outreach

Women's Institute

The Women's Institute continues the legacy of Chatham University's historic commitment to women's leadership and gender equity, drawing together the university's broad range of gender initiatives, resources, and academic programs.