Live On Campus

Students Who Live on Campus Enjoy Many Advantages

Beyond convenience, living on Pitt-Johnstown's scenic campus is a chance to develop strong social ties and become involved in a campus community.

Student Stories


 — Kayla Lamison,
Class of 2018

"I choose to stay on campus because I want to be close to my friends and peers, while also being able to take a 10-minute walk to get to my class from my room." 

— Madison Neill,
Class of 2020


"Choosing to reside on campus, rather than commuting every day, was a no-brainer. Living in conjunction with my peers has allowed me to forge rewarding friendships and join a community bursting with opportunities for professional, social, and personal growth."

 — Aaron Miller,
Class of 2019


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When a student decides to Live On Campus, they increase their chances to gain educational and personal growth in a safe, supportive environment. 

Pitt-Johnstown offers guaranteed housing throughout a student's college career, and presents returning students with the following advantages:

According to the American Council on Education, studies indicate that students living on campus are more likely to:

  • Complete college in four years
  • Earn a higher grade point average
  • Become involved in academic and non-academic activities
  • Are more satisfied with their college experience
  • Benefit from faculty-student mentorship opportunities

Upperclass Students

Students who return to campus after their first year have several housing options. There are a variety of settings, from apartment and suite-style to more traditional double rooms.


Contact

Office of Student Housing:
163 Student Union 
450 Schoolhouse Rd
Johnstown, PA 15904

814-269-7115
Fax: 814-269-7117
Email: upjhousing@pitt.edu