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You're Admitted!

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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.

Visit Opportunities

Explore, ask questions, meet as many people as you can and soak it all in. We have event opportunities on campus and online, so you can get a taste for Tartan life wherever you are.

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All Kinds of Possibilities

Join our community of passionate, curious thinkers who spend their time shaping a future to make life better for humankind. We know you'll do great things here, and we can't wait for you to get started.

Let’s Get Ready

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For the Meeters and Greeters

Learn more about our community of Tartans from wherever you are.

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Life On Campus

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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 at 412.CMU.IMIN (412.268.4646).

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#TurnTartan Today

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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Carnegie Mellon Wants to Hear From You! 

We're hoping you'll share your insights about the admission process by filling out Carnegie Mellon's Admitted Student Questionnaire. As a future Tartan, your thoughts and experiences are incredibly valuable and will allow us to improve the admission process for future applicants.

To get started, you'll need your Admission ID (found on your admit letter) as your Login ID and your last name as your password.

Check back in April to complete your Admitted Student Questionnaire