McCarl Center

The McCarl Center front desk at CGSThe McCarl Center for Nontraditional Student Success—the heart of the College of General Studies (CGS)—regularly hosts academic success programs, career development seminars, and tutoring sessions, as well as many social and networking activities offered by the CGS Alumni Society, CGS Student Government, and other student groups. Plus, the McCarl Center’s convenient computer stations, comfortable student lounge, and comprehensive career resources library make it a favorite down-time hub for all of our students.

McCarl Center for Nontraditional Student Success

1400 Wesley W. Posvar Hall
230 S. Bouquet Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15260

Phone: 412-624-7683

Center Hours

The McCarl Center is currently closed due to COVID-19. Students can view the study spaces currectly available here.

Academic Resources

Learn how to get the academic assistance you need, when you need it: Find links to University resources for CGS students as well as information about math, science and writing tutoring services.

University Resources

See what the University has to offer for its students.

Student Organizations

Get involved in a student organization like student government, Alpha Sigma Lambda, or Lambda Alpha Epsilon, or find out how to start your own.

Career Services

At the College of General Studies, we are invested in your success, both in the classroom and after you complete your coursework. Career counseling is an important part of our commitment to you.