In response to inquiries regarding Michael Rosfeld...

In response to inquiries, we have offered the following statement:

Please be assured that the University of Pittsburgh Police Department has no intention of reinstating Michael Rosfeld, and that the University is vigorously opposing his lawsuit in federal court. We continue to argue that his claim is baseless.

Our Department is committed to maintaining the safety of all members of our community and advancing the University’s relentless pursuit of an atmosphere of mutual respect and understanding among all of our community members. 

We know that Rosfeld’s suit has been the source of anxiety and stress for some students. For students seeking support, students can reach the University Counseling Center 24/7 by calling 412-648-7930, or by contacting the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at 412-648-7860. Students who have additional questions or concerns should email