Commencement Weekend - Carnegie Mellon University

Save the Date: 2016 Commencement: May 14 & 15

Carnegie Mellon's commencement weekend consists of a variety of special events to celebrate our graduates. This site is updated often so check back for additional details.

Weekend Schedule

A number of events will take place over commencement weekend.
See a preliminary schedule.

Planning Your Visit

Ensure your weekend in Pittsburgh and at Carnegie Mellon is a pleasant one by reviewing the following pages:

2015 Commencement Highlights

Alan Alda, acclaimed actor, director and writer with a passion for science and technology, delivered the keynote address and received an honorary degree. More on Alda, the student speaker and the other honorary degree recipients.

See our list of local hotels and make your reservation soon! Hotels fill up quickly.

hotel rooms

More information on commencement regalia

cap & gown

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