Mentoring & Advising

Advising Certification and Training (PITT ACT)

The University of Pittsburgh Advising Certification and Training program (Pitt ACT) is a suite of online onboarding and training materials designed for faculty and staff at Pitt who work with students in an advising and mentoring capacity to help standardize the practice of advising and mentoring across Pitt. 

Advisor Toolbox

The Advisor Toolbox provides resources and referral information for undergraduate advisors and students.

Pitt Mentoring and Advising Community Circles (PMACC)

The Pitt Mentoring and Advising Community Circles (PMACC) are groups of undergraduate mentors and advisors across Pitt who share a common interest or experience. The goal is to build professional networks, communities, and knowledge around a common interest or experience in advising and mentoring undergraduate students. Learn more about these groups and meeting dates

Incorporating Civic Engagement into Advising

The Pathways for Civic Growth project team presented a workshop on integrating civic mindedness and engagement into advising and the institutional culture at Pitt. Access the workshop recording and materials here.

Networked Improvement Community

The Pitt Advising and Student Success Networked Improvement Community comprises 10 teams of volunteers working to strengthen advising practices within and across undergraduate units at the University. 

Mentoring and Advising Summit

During the provost’s annual Mentoring and Advising Summit, colleagues from across the University gather to explore how we can continue to build a strong culture of diversity in our mentoring and advising work. Read about past and upcoming summits.

University Undergraduate Advising Committee (UUAC)

The University Undergraduate Advising Committee (UUAC) aims to enhance the practice of advising and mentoring at the University of Pittsburgh by sharing ideas, best practices, and information for undergraduate academic advisors and mentors.

Workshop Series

Join the Office of the Provost as we bring together mentors and advisors around the University in a series of workshops and professional development opportunities to learn about relevant issues.