Enrollment: Carnegie Mellon Full-Time Faculty and Staff-Cyert Center for Early Education - Carnegie Mellon University


Full Time Faculty and Staff

The Cyert Center for Early Education is a department of Carnegie Mellon University and offers spaces first to the children of University employees.To apply, follow the steps in the chart below. 


1. Download an application form and fill out as much information about your child as you currently know. You can update your information as it changes.

2. Send the application and non-refundable application fee of $25 to the Cyert Center for Early Education, 1060 Morewood Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15213, attn: Enrollment.

3. When your application is received, an email will be sent to you confirming your placement on the wait list.     

4. In February, all new families to the waitlist are invited to an Open House for a tour of the Center and to learn more about the program.

5. In early March, an email is sent to families on the wait list listing their position on the wait list (top, middle or bottom), the number of projected openings in your child's age group, and the date the enrollment process will begin.

6. Families are contacted by date of application to meet with the Administrative Director. They are given a tour of the Center and  receive an information packet. Families then determine whether to accept or decline a space.

7. When a space is offered, contact Human Resources to obtain benefits information.

8. To accept the offered space, return contract and deposit.