Prospective Students-Mechanical Engineering - Carnegie Mellon University

Arrange a Visit

The best way to find out if Carnegie Mellon is the "right" school for you is to visit our campus.  The university Undergraduate Admissions Office arranges university tours, interviews and information sessions for prospective undergraduates.  Group information sessions take place Monday through Friday in the summer, Saturdays in the fall and April.  You may also interview with a member of the admission staff.

To schedule a group information session or interview, call (412) 268-2082 on any weekday from 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Eastern Time or request an interview or group information session.

Arrange a Visit with a Current MechE Student

The Mechanical Engineering (MechE) Department offers tours, when the university is in session, at 12:30pm. A current MechE student will review the curriculum, organizations, clubs and activities, lab space, the machine shop, and other components of the MechE Department. 

To request a tour of the Mechanical Engineering Department please complete the Tour Request Form. A member of the staff will confirm your desired date and provide additional details.

If you have any additional questions about the department after your visit feel free to contact us at