Graduate Student Orientation-Graduate Education - Carnegie Mellon University

University-wide Graduate Student Orientation

Fall 2014 Graduate Orientation: August 11-14, 2014

The Carnegie Mellon University-wide Graduate Student Orientation takes place every spring and fall to provide an introduction to university-level services, programs, and resources for graduate students. Registration opens one month before orientation.

Topics covered in the past have included:

  • Academic Integrity
  • Responsible Conduct of Research
  • University Libraries
  • Student Health Insurance
  • University Health Services
  • Career and Professional Development
  • Financial Life
  • Enrollment Services
  • Resources for Teaching Assistants
  • Tenant's Rights
  • Living in Pittsburgh
  • Partner and Family Resources

Attendance is highly recommended. All events and sessions are free of charge.

International Graduate Student Orientation

International students are required to attend an additional orientation hosted by the Office of International Education (OIE). Contact OIE for details.

For more information about the University-wide Student Orientation, please address questions to

Fall 2013