Cèilidh - Carnegie Mellon University


Cèilidh 2015 - October 8-11

Online registration for Cèilidh 2015 is closed, but be sure to register onsite if you join us!

The Check-In & Welcome Area is in Wean Commons (First Floor), Cohon University Center and is open October 9 and 10 (9 a.m.-6 p.m.). Stop in to register, pick up a brochure and free souvenir, as well as find out additional weekend details.

Questions? Contact us at 1-866-401-9529. We hope to see you on campus!

Check out the schedule of events and see who else is coming back! Weekend highlights include:

  • Academic Meetings/Programs
  • Campus Tours
  • Carnegie Tech Celebration (open invitation to the classes of 1960, 1955, 1950, and 1945) 
  • Class of 1965 50th Celebration 
  • Chili Cook-off
  • LaunchCMU (Technology Startup and Research Showcase)
  • Football Game against Bethany College (6 pm start time)
  • Kiltie Band Reception
  • Panels and Sessions (i.e. History of CMU)
  • Parents Programs
  • Psychology 100 (celebration of the department's 100 years)

Cèilidh Weekend 2014 - Highlights

Cèilidh Weekend 2013 - Best-attended Cèilidh Ever!

Cèilidh 2012 Photo Highlights

What is Cèilidh?

Cèilidh [kay-leē] Hear the pronounciation: n. a Scottish Gaelic term meaning "visit," used to describe a celebration with stories and tales, poems and ballads, music and dance. Cèilidhs were traditionally hosted in the homes of family and friends.

Tech Reunions

Attention classes of 1940-1964: willing to reach out to classmates encourage them to return to campus? Contact us today!

Freshman Parents

Looking for information regarding Orientation & First-Year Programs? Please visit their site or contact Anne Witchner for more information.

Contact Us

Email ceil...@andrew.cmu.edu or call 1.866.401.9529.