Resources for Graduate and Professional Students and Postdocs during the COVID-19 Pandemic

*last edited on January 14, 2021. Check back frequently for updates. Contact Graduate Studies at if you have specific questions. 



International Students and Postdocs

Health and Wellness


Support Services


Financial Support

  • Community Assistance Resources updated with COVID-19 Resources: compiled by the University Library System for Pitt students seeking housing, health, and food assistance.
  • The Pitt Pantry (a food pantry) will be available during the spring semester. Official spring semester hours and the new online request form for pre-packaged food and hygiene boxes will be released in mid-January.
  • Student Emergency Assistance Fund
  • Meal Scholarship Program: This new program from the Campus Basic Needs Committee provides an additional short-term food resource for students facing food insecurity caused by an emergency or other unforeseen circumstances. Apply using this form.