Carnegie Mellon University

COVID-19 Information for the Cohon Center

Those needing to access the Cohon University Center should use one of the four card access entrances: The Cut near the bookstore, the Forbes Avenue front entrance, the Merson Courtyard middle entrance and the stadium side entrance. You will need to swipe your CMU ID to enter the building.

The Cohon University Center Info Desk hours are currently 9am - 9pm (daily).

The Cohon Center will be closed for the extended Memorial Day holiday, May 28 - June 1, 2021.

Visit the following websites for hours of operation:

The CUC Merson Courtyard Tent, as well as, seven other tents around campus are currently available to reserve using 25Live (login required). Their location can be viewed here.
Please be advised that all hours are subject to change at any time without notice.

As part of the Tartan COVID-19 Asymptomatic Testing Program (Tartan Testing), CMU is providing free shuttle service to the Pittsburgh campus testing location from various off-campus locations in the area. Learn more about Tartan Testing shuttle routes and times.

Cohon University Center

Designed to support health, wellness, and community engagement, the center offers conference space and meeting rooms, a studio theater, a state-of-the-art fitness center, gymnasium, swimming pool, multiple dining locations and plenty of gathering and study space.

The Cohon Center will be closed for the extended Memorial Day holiday, May 28 - June 1, 2021.


Building Hours

Beginning on Monday, May 10, 2021

9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.  (daily)

Summer 2021 Building Hours

Beginning on Monday, May 24, 2021

Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday: Closed

Contact Info

Information Desk: Email / 412-268-2107
Scheduling & Reservations: Email / 412-268-1853

Visitors to the Cohon Center

Cohon Center

The Cohon Center is located on Forbes Avenue between the Purnell Center for the Arts and Gesling Stadium. The East Campus Parking Garage is the nearest parking facility. Visit Parking Services for more information.

For directions to Carnegie Mellon's Pittsburgh campus, view our campus maps.