For Visitors-Commencement Weekend - Carnegie Mellon University

Enjoying your Stay

Commencement Welcome Area

Upon your arrival to campus, be sure to visit the Commencement Welcome Area for information that will make your visit to Pittsburgh and CMU a pleasant one. 

Saturday, May 17 and Sunday, May 18
8 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Wean Commons, first floor, University Center


  • An unedited DVD recording of the main commencement ceremony is available for $25.
    Download an video order form [.pdf] or pick one up at the Welcome Area on commencement weekend.
  • Diploma frames, class rings, and yearbooks are also available for purchase.

Pittsburgh Happenings

While you’re here, we hope you take advantage of all the attractions, culture and food that Pittsburgh has to offer. Visit and to learn more.