Application Procedure & Requirements-School of Architecture - Carnegie Mellon University

Admission to the undergraduate Bachelor of Architecture (BArch) degree program is handled through a joint admission committee that consists of both the Office of Undergraduate Admission and the School of Architecture to evaluate the qualifications of architecture applicants. 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE  Early Decision, Regular Decision, and Transfer applicants to the School of Architecture are required to submit application materials to both the Office of Undergraduate Admission and the School of Architecture for admission consideration to the Bachelor of Architecture (BArch) degree program.

  • The Office of Undergraduate Admission evaluates all required admission materials submitted as part of the Common Application.
  • The School of Architecture admission committee requires applicants to submit online to SlideRoom either an architecture Portfolio of creative work or the architecture Design Project.

Applicants should visit the architecture section of the Fine Arts Admission website for more information about the submission and review of either the Portfolio or the Design Project.