Academic Development - Carnegie Mellon University

Welcome to Academic Development!

We pride ourselves on helping you get the most out of your academic efforts while creating a positive learning experience. We offer a wide variety of free support services including

We also publish a series of study skills pamphlets called Fast Facts and Freshmen Fast Facts that provide useful tips and strategies.

News and Announcements

Important Dates

  • Sun. 8/31 — Supplemental Instruction review sessions begin. Check the SI schedule.
  • Mon. 9/1 — Walk-in Tutoring begins at 8:30 p.m. in select residence halls. View the Walk-in schedule.
  • Tue. 9/2 — We will begin taking requests for standing tutoring appointments, academic counseling appointments, and EXCEL Groups in the AD office.

Subscribe to our dlist to receive workshop announcements and notices of schedule changes.

fall hours of operation

Mon - Thurs
8:30am to 8:00pm

8:30am to 5:00pm

Closed Sat. & Sun.

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Fall 2014 schedules

» Walk-in Schedule

» SI Schedule

» Workshops

courses we support

Take a look at the types of academic support we offer for your course.