Plaid Parents-The HUB - Carnegie Mellon University

Welcome, Parents & Families!

We understand that parents and families are an integral part of a student's educational experience. The HUB makes it a priority to keep parents and families of enrolled students informed about procedures and policies. By using the Plaid Parents webpage, it is our hope that parents and families will find answers to their registration, financial aid, and billing and payment questions. Learn more about The HUB.


Financial aid application instructions for 2016-17

Intructions for applying for financial aid for the 2016-17 academic year are now posted. Please note that these instructions are for enrolled undergraduate students and graduate students only. Financial aid instructions for undergraduate students not yet enrolled at the university can be found on the Office of Admissions financial aid website

CMU Enrollment Bulletins

The CMU Enrollment Bulletins showcase the latest research on financial aid, national student data, higher education hot topics and more. Check out our bulletins to learn more about Carnegie Mellon's "Financial Aid Landscape" or "Veterans & ROTC Community." 

Communication from The HUB

Most communication from The HUB is sent to your son or daughter's Andrew email account. Find out why.

Online Banking

dates & deadlines

April 29: Last day of classes

May 10: Last day of final exams

May 15: Commencement

May 30: Memorial Day; no classes & university closed