A World of Opportunity

Whether your heart belongs to the city or the great outdoors, you’ll receive the best of both worlds at LRU. Only a 15-minute drive from downtown Pittsburgh, campus is at the center of activity in one of the city’s most vibrant residential neighborhoods.

McCandless Crossing

All of your shopping or employment needs are within walking distance of campus. This new development across the street from La Roche features:

  • National and regional retailers
  • Restaurants and grocery stores
  • Pharmacies and banks
  • A Cinemark movie theater

North Park

Outdoor adventure is only minutes away from campus. Head over to this Allegheny County park for sports and exercise, or for a picturesque view while picnicking or having lunch with friends. Park amenities include:

  • Fishing, canoeing and kayaking sites
  • An outdoor swimming pool, ice skating rink and zipline course
  • Picnic areas, ball fields, and basketball and tennis course
  • A nature center and 18-hole golf course
  • Hiking and bicycle trails
  • A restaurant with an outdoor patio overlooking the lake

City of Pittsburgh

A residential campus doesn’t mean you’ll miss out on big-city living. Experience Pittsburgh’s famous museums, renowned sports venues and dynamic cultural district—all just a short drive from campus. 

You also won’t be far from the headquarters of many global corporations and Fortune 500 companies. Whether you want to intern or network with industry leaders, Pittsburgh is an opportunity-filled city.