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Welcome to Carnegie Mellon University, where the best and brightest come to achieve. A place where you’ll fit in by standing out. A place where having the courage to push boundaries is not only encouraged, but expected. This is your big moment, and your chance to shine.

All Kinds of Possibilities

Explore, ask questions, meet as many people as you can and soak it all in. We know you'll do great things here, and we can't wait for you to get started.

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For the Seekers and Downloaders

Don’t have your FAT Letter on hand? Explore your admitted student packet right here.

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For the Meeters and Greeters

Meet current students. Hear from faculty. Pay us a virtual visit right now, from wherever you are.

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For the Questioners and Connectors

If you have questions about the enrollment process or financial aid, look for the LiveChat icon or call us on the "I'm In" line 412.CMU.IMIN (412.268.4646).

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Carnegie Mellon sees so much in you: The dreamer and doer. The reliably unpredictable. The subtly charismatic. Most of all, we see an extraordinary, one-of-a-kind mind. Here, it takes humans of all kinds to move humankind. And it especially takes you.

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We Want to Hear From You!

As an incoming student, you have valuable insights to share about your admission process, and we're hoping you'll share those insights with us by filling out our Admitted Student Questionnaire. This survey allows you to tell us about your experience so we can continue to improve the admission process for future applicants to Carnegie Mellon.

Complete Admitted Student Questionnaire

To begin the survey, you'll use your Admission ID as your login ID and your last name as your password.