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Building lives of purpose, value, and fulfilling work.

Founded in 1869, Chatham University in Pittsburgh, PA has an enrollment of over 2,200 students and over 60 undergraduate and graduate programs in our areas of excellence: sustainability & health; business & communications; and the arts & sciences.

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We were ranked as one of the best schools nationwide for aspiring women leaders.

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A Leader in Sustainability

Chatham earned a top 10 designation in the Princeton Review’s Green Colleges list and is a Top 20 "Cool School" from Sierra Magazine, among other sustainability honors.

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of 2017 masters or doctoral graduates were employed in some capacity or enrolled, accepted to, or applying to further graduate study one year after graduation.


of 2018 undergraduates were employed in some capacity or enrolled in continuing education six months after graduation.

Why Cougars Care

As part of the Cougars Care initiative, we asked the Chatham community to share with us why it's important to them to mask up, practice physical distancing, and adhere to our enhanced healthy and safety protocols.

Key Dates

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Center for Women's Entrepreneurship

The Center for Women's Entrepreneurship at Chatham University creates economic opportunities for women through entrepreneurial education and training, mentoring, and networking.

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Pennsylvania Center for Women and Politics

The Pennsylvania Center for Women and Politics (PCWP) at Chatham University is a non–partisan center devoted to fostering women’s public leadership through education, empowerment, and action.

Centers & Outreach

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Centers & Outreach

Women's Institute

The Women's Institute continues the legacy of Chatham University's historic commitment to women's leadership and gender equity, drawing together the university's broad range of gender initiatives, resources, and academic programs.

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Center for Regional Agriculture, Food, and Transformation

The Center for Regional Agriculture, Food, and Transformation (CRAFT) at Chatham University works to transform the future of food and agriculture in Western Pennsylvania and beyond.