West Chester University

Gautam Pillay, Ph.D.
Associate Vice President
628 S. High Street
Filano Hall, Room 205
Fax: 610-436-2689

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Follow the steps below to create a PIVOT account:

       1. Log on at or type a search term above
      2.  Click on Log In in the upper right hand corner
      3.  Click on Login help on the popup.
      4.  Click on create your Pivot account

       5.  Fill in the fields and select West Chester University from the Affiliated Member
          Institution dropdown menu.

You will receive a verification e-mail from PIVOT. Your WCU email will then be your

Helpful information for using PIVOT:

Join us for PIVOT training workshops held in Anderson 24 on the following dates:

  • Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 3:00 PM- Only two spots remaining!
  • Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 10:00 AM-Sorry, Class is full

Registration is required as space is limited.  Please e-mail to register!

Additional trainings will be scheduled in October. Look for registration information in the September e-mail of the Software Application Training Schedule

Click here for a course description

You must create a PIVOT account before taking this course.  Please follow the steps above to create your account.


+ Federal Agency Funding Sources

+ Private/Foundation Funding Sources


+ Internal Opportunities

  • University Research Funding  (URF) [formely FGD grant] Call for Proposals:  Stay tuned to this site for information regarding the next call for proposal
  • College of Arts and Sciences Support and Development Award (CASSDA) grant 2014