Alongside reducing resource use, green buildings have been shown to positively impact occupant health and productivity.
Did you know Pitt has over 1 million square feet of LEED certified space — and even more in design?
POGOH Bike Share
Pittsburgh students & employees have FREE access to POGOH, Pittsburgh’s bike sharing system! Enjoy unlimited 30-minute rides to, from, & around campus via bike.
Learn more & activate your benefit! Stay healthy, happy, and flexible with POGOH at Pitt.
Benefits of Nature
Being in nature or viewing greenery not only makes you feel better, it helps with cognitive function & promotes physical well-being. Recent studies have shown:
- Spending 2 hours a week in nature improves your health.
- Nature helps improve your mood & mental health
- Exposure to nature helps improve working memory & cognitive flexibility
- Green space helps reduce blood pressure, type II diabetes, & premature births.
At Pitt, we’re diligently working to grow access to nature indoors and out! Learn more.
Student Health Services
& Counseling Center
Wellness Center, 119 Nordenberg Hall
Student Health Services is Pitt students’ primary source for high-quality medical care & health education is Student Health Services, providing accredited, dedicated professionals who provide high quality primary health care, prevention, health education, and pharmacy services to enhance student living and learning.
The University Counseling Center hosts Pitt mental health professionals available to help students with any personal problems or concerns, including relationship issues, emotional or social difficulties, and concerns about academic progress. Drug & alcohol counselors & psychiatrists are also available.
MyHealth@Work Health & Wellness Center
Medical Arts Building, 3708 Fifth Ave, Suite 505
Pitt employees have no cost on-campus healthcare access via the MyHealth@Work Center. On-site UPMC healthcare professionals at the Center can help you get back to feeling your best for non-emergency concerns