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January 11, 2024

La Roche University to Host Presidents Day Admission Events Feb. 19

PITTSBURGH, Jan. 11, 2024 – Incoming freshmen and transfer students can explore La Roche University and earn a $1,000 visit grant by attending an upcoming admissions event this Presidents Day, Feb. 19.   

Students can choose to attend one of the following events on Monday, Feb. 19: 

Presidents Day Visit – 12:30-3 p.m.  
Join a group visit to tour campus, meet admissions counselors and learn about life at LRU. Register now.  

Criminal Justice Visit – 12:30-3 p.m.  
Learn about the following majors: criminal justice & criminology, national security studies, and cybersecurity & forensics. Register now.  

Meet Design + Film – 8 a.m.-4 p.m.  
Explore the fields of film, photography, graphic design, or interior architecture and design. Test your creative skills by participating in a hands-on design or film project, and hear firsthand accounts from current La Roche students, faculty and professionals about opportunities in each field. Students must preregister by Feb. 12. Space is limited. Priority is given to high school juniors and seniors.  

Those who visit campus as incoming undergraduate students will earn a $1,000 grant toward their first semester tuition at La Roche. 

For more information contact the Office of Freshman Admissions at or 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, nursing, and health and medical sciences as well as interior architecture & design and graphic design. This residential university provides a vibrant campus community for nearly 1,200 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.