Staff Council - Carnegie Mellon University


Staff Council (brochure) serves as the voice for staff at Carnegie Mellon University through policy advocacy and community involvement, providing an organization that enables staff to realize their full potential and impact their quality of life. The chief purpose of Staff Council is to examine matters related to all staff, and to formulate recommendations to the university administration. The responsibility of Staff Council is to represent all persons holding full- or part-time staff appointments at Carnegie Mellon who are not represented by the faculty organization or a bargaining unit.
Get Involved: Staff Council general body meetings, open to all staff members, are held from noon – 1 PM on the third Thursdays of the month. Click on "Meetings" in the left-hand navigation column for specific dates and locations.  Questions? Send email to

In the News

Monday, November 16, 2015

Cans Across the Cut

"Cans Across the Cut" is an annual, day-long event held in conjunction with the CMU Food Drive, which benefits the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank. The winning team receives a trophy.


Monday, November 2, 2015

2015 Food Drive

Monday, November 2nd – Monday, November 16th

Please join the campus community in helping to fight hunger in Pittsburgh!
Find out how
Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Benefits Open Forum

Carnegie Mellon Staff Council presents a Benefits Open Forum annually in October prior to or during Open Enrollment. The Forum is open to all staff members not represented by a bargaining unit.

Staff members can pre-submit questions regarding the 2016 benefits plans.

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Monday, September 21, 2015

2015 Andy Awards

Noon, Monday, September 21
McConomy Auditorium, first floor, Cohon University Center

The Andy Awards ceremony is a staff award program that recognizes dedication, outstanding achievements and commitment to Carnegie Mellon.


upcoming events

  • Food Drive
    Mon. Nov. 2 thru Nov. 16
  • One Day, One Can
    Wed., Nov. 4
  • Cans Across the Cut
    Mon. Nov. 16

2015 food drive