Carnegie Mellon University

School of Music

Where artistry and innovation share center stage

Visit the School of Music

Visit Opportunities for Prospective Students 

In Person School of Music Tour and Q&A - Monday - Thursday at 11:00 PM or Fridays at 1:00 PM.

Virtual Visits - Monday or Wednesday at 2:00 PM (Eastern Time).

Once you have registered more information will be sent via email. Please also review the CMU Visitor Protocols prior to your visit. 

Please Note: Visits (In-Person and Virtual) will not be available the following dates:

  • October 17 - 21 (University Wide Fall Break)
  • October 28 (University Wide Community Day)
  • November 23 - 25 (Thanksgiving Break)

Fall 2022 Semester Visits will begin September 5, 2022 and will end December 9, 2022.  Spring 2023 Visits will resume January 23, 2023.

If you are interested in meeting with a music faculty member for a sample lesson or to observe a lesson, please contact that professor directly. You can see our faculty's contact information here.

The Undergraduate Admission office is also offering in-person campus tours.  Those wishing a full campus tour may schedule through the Office of Undergraduate Admission or register for an in-person information session or campus tour

The Virtual Visits and In Person Tours are focused primarily toward undergraduate prospects, applicants, and accepted students.  If you are a graduate prospect please feel free to register for one of the Virtual Visits or In Person Tours, however, if you are interested in scheduling an individual appointment with a member of our staff, please contact us directly at music-admissions@andrew.cmu.edu. We can offer Zoom or other types of appointments, and will confirm with you directly. 

We will be continuing to follow the University Visitor Protocols. Facial coverings both indoors and outdoors are optional for everyone who is up-to-date with respect to COVID-19 vaccinations (meaning fully vaccinated and boosted when eligible). Those who are not up-to-date on vaccinations must continue to follow mitigation measures, including wearing facial coverings while indoors.

Can't make it to campus for an in person tour? Take a virtual tour of the School of Music here:

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As always, Admission is available via email, phone (412-268-4118) Monday - Friday, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (Eastern Time).  

If you have any questions about a visit, contact us. 
Email: music-admissions@andrew.cmu.edu 
Phone: 412-268-4118

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