Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)-Graduate Education - Carnegie Mellon University

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How can I learn about the graduate programs offered at Carnegie Mellon University?

Where do I find information about the application process, requirements, and deadlines?

How do I apply?

Where do I send my transcripts and test scores?

Am I eligible?

What standardized admissions exams are required? Where can I find more information about the GRE, GMAT, LSAT, TOEFL, IELTS?

Who should I contact to arrange a visit?

Can I apply to more than one program?

What can I expect to pay for tuition and fees as a graduate student?

What funding, financial aid, or assistance is available?

I’m having a technical issue with the application – what should I do?

When can I expect a response regarding admission?

Where can I find information on housing?

What is the University-wide Graduate Student Orientation? What is the International Student Orientation? How are these different from my department orientation?

When in doubt, seek admission information from your department of interest!