Merson Courtyard-Jared L. Cohon University Center at Carnegie Mellon University - Carnegie Mellon University

Merson Courtyard

The Merson Courtyard is a large stone courtyard just outside the CUC. During the warmer months, the space is populated by wooden patio furniture and is an ideal place for a pleasant, outdoor lunch.

Please note that Merson Courtyard is a non-smoking area.


Request a reservation by e-mailing the Scheduling Office. Reservations will not be accepted for lunchtime on weekdays.


  • Teak patio furniture with cloth umbrellas
Barbecue equipment for outdoor events may be requested from Housing & Dining Services.