Pittsburgh, PA

When Pittsburgh was yet again named one of the most livable cities in August 2015, it came as no surprise to us at Chatham. You’ll find an easy and safe town to get around, a comfortable cost of living, a ton of things to do (as well as free public transit using your Chatham ID). These are just some of the reasons why so many people who come here for college end up staying.
 Two female Chatham University choir students in matching purple T-shirts pose together at a Pittsburgh 海盗 game.

黑色的 & 黄色的

Like to attend major sporting events? Pittsburgh is home to several professional sports teams including the Pittsburgh Steelers, 海盗, Penguins, was named by the Bleacher Report as among the Top 10 Cities to be a Sports Fan in.

Photo of a bicyclist passing stone entrance to Frick Park in Pittsburgh framed by colorful fall foliage.

The Great Outdoors

Pittsburgh is a haven for outdoor activities, too. The beautiful 640-acre Frick Park is a 15-minute walk from campus and has many trails for hiking and mountain biking. You can explore exciting caves, take hikes in pristine landscapes, go camping and white water rafting in one of the many nearby state parks.

City of Pittsburgh