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Turn Tartan Experience

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We'll return in the fall with more Turn Tartan Experience and Celebration of Diversity Series.

About Turn Tartan Experience

The Turn Tartan Experience includes academic information sessions, campus and residence hall tours, campus life sessions and more.

Check back soon for more information, and in the meantime, watch the recorded sessions below from our 2020 event.

About Celebration of Diversity Series

Our Celebration of Diversity Series takes place alongside the Turn Tartan Experience, and we encourage you to register for sessions from both. Celebration of Diversity Series offerings are focused on issues of diversity, equity and inclusion.

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Get a Glimpse

We recorded many of our sessions during our fall 2020 Turn Tartan Experience series. Ahead of our 2021 events, check out any recorded sessions of interest.

Dates and Times

Check back soon for new Turn Tartan Experience and Celebration of Diversity events for fall 2022 applicants.

Sessions and Offerings

You'll pick and choose which sessions to attend. After you register, you can add or remove programs to your personal Turn Tartan Experience schedule using the link in your confirmation email. Typical sessions include:

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College Information Sessions

Hear from faculty about our six academic colleges.


Experience our campus and residence halls virtually.

Tartan Talk Student Panels

Hear from our Tartan Ambassadors as they answer questions about the Carnegie Mellon experience.

Campus Life Sessions

During both Turn Tartan Experience and Celebration of Diversity Series, learn more about what it's like to be a Tartan.

Coffee with the Deans

Chat with our deans of admission to learn what makes Carnegie Mellon so special.

Financial Aid

Parents and guardians can join you for an in-depth financial aid overview.