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Undergraduate Admission

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Calling All What-iffers, Why-notters and Difference Makers

The world needs more people like you. The furiously curious kind. The deeply driven kind. The kind who wants to make life better for all humankind. And Carnegie Mellon is the kind of place to make it happen.

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It’s Your Life.
Major in it.

There’s only one you. So when it comes to your studies, the options are limitless.

Find your fit

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"Our Tartan reflects the interwoven and diverse culture we have here at CMU. Each college is different, as are its students, and we all come together to form one beautiful interdisciplinary community — just like the colors of the Tartan."
Jacob '24

Upcoming Admission Dates


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Early Decision 1
Regular Decision Deadline for Drama & Music Applicants Only
Regular Decision, Early Decision 2 & Early Admission Deadline
Fall Transfer Deadline