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.


Free SALT financial literacy account for students

Did you know CMU offers a FREE SALT account to its students? Learn more about this beneficial financial literacy program and encourage your student to activate an account today!This FREE service is provided to students through the university's partnership with American Student Assistance.

My Plaid Student for parents & families

Students can enable their parents or other family members to have access to their student invoices, view their student account activity, and request enrollment verifications on My Plaid Student. Learn more about this service.

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

Sept. 7: Labor Day; university closed & no classes

Oct. 9-11: Ceilidh Weekend (Family Weekend & Homecoming)

Nov. 25-27: Thanksgiving Break

Dec. 11: Semester & Mini-2 last day of classes

Dec. 20: Last day of final exams

Dec. 21: Make-up final exams

Dec. 22: Residence halls close for Winter Break

Dec. 24-25: University closed for Christmas holiday

Dec. 31 - Jan. 1: University closed for New Year holiday