Carnegie Mellon University

Information Desk

Located on the first floor of the Cohon Center next to Wean Commons and the Black Chairs, the Information Desk is staffed by student employees who can answer any questions you may have.

Spring Semester Hours

Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-9 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday 9a.m.-9 p.m.

Student Organization Information

Student Organizations have access to a variety of resources in the Cohon Center, including:

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.

Campus Community Information

Ticket Sales & Info

Recognized student organizations may sell event tickets through the Student Activities online ticketing website. Student organizations and administrative departments may also request that the Information Desk sell tickets for upcoming events (read our Ticket Sales Policy). For information on current ticket sales, call the Information Desk at 412-268-2107.

Cultural Trust Performances

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust offers discounts to Carnegie Mellon University students, faculty, and staff for performances downtown, including at the Pittsburgh Symphony, Pittsburgh Ballet Theater, Pittsburgh Opera, Pittsburgh Public Theater, and CLO Cabaret. Visit the Cultural Trust website to place ticket orders.

Commuter Lockers

To rent a locker, commuters need to fill out a commuter locker rental agreement and submit it to the Information Desk. Once your agreement is accepted by Cohon Center staff, you will receive your locker number and combination lock.

Athletic lockers, located in the locker rooms, are available for rental through the Equipment Desk.


$40 Fall 2017
$80 for Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 Academic Year

Read the Commuter Locker policy.

Helpful Links

Info Desk Services

Campus information resource

GroupX Classes

Free for undergrads and grads

Lost and Found

The Info Desk offers a lost and found for campus

Study Rooms

Rooms available in the CPDC for quiet study space

Fitness Facilities

Fitness center, studio space, pool, and more