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April 01, 2021

La Roche to Accept New Students at Instant Decision Drive-Thru(1)

PITTSBURGH, April 1, 2021 – La Roche University invites prospective students to receive an admissions decision and discover the amount of their academic scholarship, all from the comfort of their car, at an Instant Decision Drive-Thru.

The events will take place on La Roche’s campus in the North Hills of Pittsburgh on the following dates:

  • Friday, April 16 from noon to 4 p.m.
  • Saturday, April 17 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Saturday, July 10 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Students can download an application for admission in advance and bring a completed copy to the event. Applicants also may choose to apply for admission from their parked cars during the event, or by visiting admissions staff at an outdoor tent, located in the commuter lot in front of the Wright Library. All students will need to bring transcripts to receive an instant admissions decision.

In addition to receiving an enrollment decision, students will learn the amount of their merit scholarship award. Each year La Roche awards more than $11 million in merit-based scholarships to qualifying students.

Accepted students will receive a free T-shirt and a temporary acceptance certificate.

The events will feature an optional campus tour, guided by a La Roche admissions counselor. Attendees also can explore La Roche on their own by scanning QR codes displayed around campus.

Visit to learn more and register.

The University adheres to COVID-19 safety measures that align with guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention and the Allegheny County Health Department. Temperature screenings, face coverings and social distancing are required, and hand sanitizer stations are available at multiple locations on campus. La Roche also has adjusted its campus tour to minimize time inside campus facilities. 

For more information please email or call 412-536-1272. Transfer students should email or call 412-536-1260. 

About La Roche University: A private liberal arts university in the North Hills of Pittsburgh, La Roche University offers 66 undergraduate programs of study, six master’s degrees and one doctoral degree, with particular strengths in education, business, criminal justice, psychology, and health and medical sciences as well as interior design and graphic design. This residential university provides a vibrant campus community for nearly 1,300 men and women enjoying 30-plus student organizations and an exciting NCAA Div. III athletics program. Founded by the Sisters of Divine Providence in 1963, La Roche University embraces its Catholic heritage while welcoming people of all faiths and backgrounds. With a legacy of social justice and a commitment to international exchange, La Roche University educates students to be lifelong learners and achievers in an increasingly diverse and global society.