Business and Operations is comprised of six central functions, each committed to providing world class foundational services that support, sustain and inspire success at Pitt.

Office of Business and Auxiliary Services

Business and Auxiliary Services leads foundational business services across the University including dining, housing, transportation and mobility, conference services, printing, mailing, surplus property services and more, committed to providing superior customer service in all that they do.

Office of Facilities Management

Facilities Management is responsible for maintaining, preserving and enhancing the University’s physical assets. Core services include building and grounds maintenance, construction and renovations, utilities management and custodial services to ensure a safe, operational and appealing campus environment. The team also provides professional engineering, architectural and construction management services to the Pittsburgh campus and Pitt’s regional campuses in Bradford, Greensburg, Johnstown and Titusville.

Office of Human Resources

The Office of Human Resources works in collaboration with the University community through the departments of Administration, Benefits, Compensation, Employee and Labor Relations, Organization Development, Shared Services, Talent Acquisition, and the University Child Development Center, as an integral component in support of the University of Pittsburgh's Mission to advance teaching, research, and public service.

Office of Planning, Design and Real Estate

Planning, Design and Real Estate is responsible for all areas of property and space management at the University. Core services include strategic development and advancement of the campus master plan, real estate and leasing portfolio management, facilities design and space planning services.

Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management

Public Safety and Emergency Management protects the safety and well-being of the Pitt community. The office includes a team of over 100 commissioned Pitt Police officers at the Pittsburgh campus, with public safety oversight for Pitt’s Bradford, Greensburg, Johnstown and Titusville campuses, and the departments of Environmental Health and Safety, Emergency Planning and Integrated Security.

Office of Sustainability

The Office of Sustainability oversees all aspects of sustainability for the University, including strategic plan development, implementation and analytics, continuing to advance Pitt as a global sustainability leader to benefit both people and the planet.