Graduate Students-Mellon College of Science - Carnegie Mellon University

Learn about the policies, recognition and resources available to MCS graduate students.

The great majority of graduate student life in the Mellon College of Science is centered in the academic departments, from admissions through degree requirements. The Dean’s Office strives to provide a framework to support the departments in graduate education. At the college level, all Ph.D. students need to be aware of a few policies across departments that affect their dissertation committees and doctoral degrees.

Graduate Student Awards and Fellowships

Funding Opportunities

Career & Professional Development

University and College Policies

Department Graduate Student Requirements

Resources

MCS has a college-wide Graduate Ombudsperson to provide confidential advice and guidance when graduate students encounter concerns that they believe cannot be resolved within their departments.

Graduate policy questions should be directed to the Associate Dean for Faculty and Graduate Affairs.

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