The Penn State Center Pittsburgh provides community development programs to improve the quality of life for Pittsburgh area residents. We are actively seeking partners, including Penn State faculty and community leaders, to help us better serve the Allegheny County area.
We are the only land-grant university in Pennsylvania.
We’re committed to providing impactful community programs grounded in academic research. We are carrying out Penn State's mission to teach, conduct research, and serve Allegheny County, while providing opportunities for Penn State students to work on our projects.
Our expert staff understands the unique needs of Allegheny County.
We are community development specialists and educators, applying our knowledge and skills to the advancement of Pittsburgh. If your community organization, nonprofit, or government agency needs assistance creating impactful results with your projects, we want to partner with you!