Carnegie Mellon University is a member of the University of California Washington Center (UCDC) consortium of schools. As a partner in the consortium, CMU/WSP students will have the opportunity to participate in any of the partner schools’ elective courses. This provides a wide range of courses from which to choose and allows students to interact with students from other universities.
Several University of California campuses as well as a number of guest campuses participate in the consortium:
Participating UC campuses:
- UC Berkeley
- UC Davis
- UC Irvine
- UC Merced
- UC Riverside
- UC San Diego
- UC Santa Barbara
- UC Santa Cruz
- Carnegie Mellon University Washington Semester Program (CMU/WSP)
- The University of Notre Dame Washington Program
- University of Michigan Washington, D.C. Fall and Winter Semester Internship Program
- University of Pennsylvania Washington Semester Program
The University of California Washington Center (UCDC) is located at 1608 Rhode Island Avenue, NW, Washington, DC, 20036. The building is situated in a safe neighborhood near DuPont Circle and is walking distance to many major landmarks and internship sites. The 11-story building has 24-hour security and houses approximately 230 students from the consortium of schools.