Student Resources & Opportunities


Undergraduate Admissions

Graduate Admissions (a Departmental guide)

Graduate Studies


University Course Descriptions

List of Anthropology Courses Taught at Pitt


University Advising

A Guide to the Graduate Student Curriculum (by Pitt Graduate Students)

NOTE: see the Anthropology Advising page on your Courseweb feed!

Anthropology Student Groups

Anthropology Club

Lambda Alpha

Funding, Financial Aid, and Fellowships

Archaeological Institute of America (various sources)

Brackenridge Summer Fellowships

Brackenridge Research Fellowships

Chancellor's Undergraduate Research Fellowships

IFR Need Based Scholarships (for field schools)

Moore Undergraduate Research Apprentice Program (at UNC Chapel Hill)

Nationality Room Scholarships & Grants

NSF Dissertation Improvement Awards (Archaeology)

NSF Dissertation Improvement Grants (Bioanth)

NSF Dissertation Improvement Grants (Cultural Anthropology)

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (for early Graduates)

Provost's Development Fund (at Pitt - for advanced Graduates)

Society for American Archaeology Awards & Scholarships

Study Abroad Scholarships (at Pitt)

Support for Graduate Student Field Research (CCA at Pitt)

Undergraduate Research Fund in Archaeology (CCA at Pitt)

Jane C Waldbaum Archaeologial Field School Scholarship (through the AIA)

Wenner-Gren Grant Programs (Graduates)

Field School / Field Work

Archaeological Institute of America

Institute for Field Research

Expeditions (research in applied anthropology)

Off the Beaten Track (summer school for anthropologists)

Sanisera Archaeology Institute for International Field Schools

Pitt Wyoming Field Studies Program (at the Spring Creek Preserve)

Register of Professional Archaeologists - list of certified field schools

Previous Pitt Field Schools

NOTE: look under "Funding..." above for financial support for field opportunities

Study Abroad

Anthropology at University College London

Archaeology at University College London

Pitt in Ecuador

Pitt in the Himalayas

Pitt in the Pacific

Pitt Study Abroad Program

The Job Market

American Anthropological Association Career Page

Field and technical jobs in archaeology (

Federal Government

Society for American Archaeology Career Page