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The Pitt App Center

It's now easier than ever to find all of the apps related to the University of Pittsburgh. The Pitt App Center in AskCathy delivers dozens of Pitt-related mobile apps from one convenient location.


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Get the Apps You Need for Your Time at Pitt

There are thousands of apps out there. The Pitt App Center collects and organizes only the apps that are relevant to your Pitt experience.

All Your Important Pitt Apps, One Convenient Location

  • Install apps that allow you to add classes, view grades, check your schedule, store and share documents in the cloud, watch training videos, use Microsoft Office, read campus news, prepare for career fairs, digitally sign documents, and much more.
  • Find information on how to distribute your apps to small groups and beta testing.
  • Access device specific developer resources to begin building your own apps.

See All Apps

Get Started

Visit the Pitt App Center in AskCathy to browse all available apps or go to your device-specific listing to narrow down the selection.

What Can You Find in the Pitt App Center?

A wide range of apps are already available and more are on the way.

Available Titles in the Pitt App Center

Cloud Storage (Box and OneDrive) | Concur | CourseWeb (Blackboard Learn) - student and instructor versions | Duo Mobile | Edmodo | Eduroam Companion | Guidebook | Junos Pulse Secure | Lecture Capture (Panopto/Pitt Video) | Microsoft Excel* | Microsoft Outlook | Microsoft PowerPoint* | Microsoft Teams | Microsoft Word* | On-Demand Training (LinkedIn Learning) | Overdrive - Library | eSignature (DocuSign) | Pitt Gameday LIVE | Pitt Mobile | Pitt PS (PeopleSoft) Mobile | Rave Guardian | Ride Systems | Skype for Business | Tapingo | The Pitt News | XFINITY Stream | and much more…

*Available for students; faculty/staff should contact Pitt Information Technology for licensing information.

Have a Pitt-Related App You Think Should Be Included?

If so, we want to know! Contact the 24/7 IT Help Desk online or at 412-624-HELP (4357) with the details. We’ll evaluate the app for inclusion in the Pitt App Center.

Submit My App

App Center FAQs

What If I already have the Pitt App Center installed?

You no longer need to install anything to use the Pitt App Center. We recommend that you remove the existing app from your device.

How do I distribute my app for testing?

You can distribute your app to small groups and for beta testing using the device specific instructions located below:

Can I request to have the University sign my app?

You can request to have the University sign your app to be published in the public app stores. Read below for detailed instructions.

Request to Publish Your App Using the University's Signature

Interested in having Pitt sign for your new app? You can request to use the University's app signature before submitting to the Apple App Store or Google Play Store.

Apple Developers

  1. Submit a case requesting to be added to the University of Pittsburgh's Apple Developer account. You should receive an email from Apple.
  2. When you are ready to publish the app, you will need to submit a new case. Please provide the following information:
    • Bundle Identifier (the reverse domain notation you are using in the app)
    • Name of the app (must be available and not already registered by someone else in the Apple app store)
    • Any app permissions needed, like push notifications (this will require a different certificate then the one we typically share)

Android Developers

  1. Submit a case requesting to be added to the University of Pittsburgh's Android Developer account.
  2. Please provide the name of the app in your request. It must be a name not already registered by someone else in the app store.