A World-Class City as Your Campus
As an undergraduate or graduate student at Point Park — Pittsburgh's Downtown University — you will be immersed in a world-class city located within walking distance to leading businesses, organizations, sports stadiums, museums, galleries, shops, eateries and more.
Fast Facts: Pittsburgh
"Top 10 city for job growth."
"One of America's top ten most walkable cities."
— MSN City Guide
"Point State Park is the second best view in the nation."
— USA Today Sunday Magazine
"9th best place in the country for small businesses."
"One of America's 50 best bike cities."
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Point Park's Village Park
Downtown Pittsburgh is a dynamic city that provides resources and opportunities for 21st-century learning and professional development. Check out what it's like to be a student in a vibrant, diverse international city:
- Pittsburgh is my undergraduate campus
- Pittsburgh is my graduate campus
- Internship and career opportunities just steps away from campus
Whether you live on campus or commute, you will create relationships that will last a lifetime and enjoy a full academic experience at Point Park. Welcome to the neighborhood!
Downtown Pittsburgh is a Great College Town
Located just steps away from campus, you will have access to arts, culture and entertainment in Downtown Pittsburgh.
Home to the Steelers, Penguins and Pirates, Pittsburgh is widely recognized as one of the great sports towns in America.
Music and Theater Mecca
The nearby Cultural District is a hot spot for restaurants, galleries, live entertainment and national touring acts.
The Strip District
The Strip District is a bustling marketplace with some of the city's trendiest restaurants and nightclubs.
Historic Market Square has an eclectic mix of eateries and quirky boutiques.
Pittsburgh Zoo & Aquarium
The Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium is one of the few major zoo and aquarium combinations in America.
The Andy Warhol Museum and The Mattress Factory are dynamic and oft-visited contemporary art museums.
The Pittsburgh Symphony
The Pittsburgh Symphony is world-renowned and offers discounted seats to Pittsburgh's college students.
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