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February 24, 2021

La Roche Invites High School and Transfer Students to Instagram Live Admissions Event

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 24, 2021 – An Instagram Live event hosted by La Roche University will offer on-the-spot admissions decisions and an inside look at campus on Thursday, March 11 at 5 p.m.

The live event will feature a counselor-guided tour of a private residence hall room and La Roche’s state-of-the-art facilities, including the newly renovated Palumbo Science Center, Kerr Fitness & Sports Center, and Zappala Campus Center. Users also will hear from current students and have the opportunity to ask questions.

Students are encouraged to submit an application prior to the event. Required materials include: a completed La Roche application, high school transcripts, and SAT/ACT scores or a letter of recommendation. Applicants should email all required materials to, and follow @larocheuniv on Instagram to join the live event.

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.

All students who are accepted during the event will receive a La Roche T-shirt.

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.