Emily Mattys

ABOUT emily

University of Pittsburgh, Sophomore

Why did you choose your school and what makes it better than the rest?

i chose my school because i am in love with the city of pittsburgh. i am a medical major and pitt is known to lead the country in all things science. the second i toured pitt i fell in love and knew i wanted to spend the next four years here.

What kind of activities are you involved in? (sorority, theatre, clubs, etc)

i am an active member of delta delta delta, pitt kidney disease screening and awareness program, and rxprep. i am the PR for the kidney program.


If you had to choose one social media to use for the year, what would it be and why?

i would use instagram for the entire year because i love seeing what everyone is up to and i think it is a great way to show off your awesome pictures.

What’s your major/what are you thinking of majoring in?

i am pre-pharmacy

Who’s the most famous graduate from your school?

dan marino!

What do you know now that you wish you knew as a freshman?

i wish i would have known to use ratemyprofessor.com, to try and be more social, and to attend every freshman-oriented thing possible.

Do you have a favorite sports team?

yes! the pittsburgh penguins, who recently won the stanley cup!