Carnegie Mellon University

Cohon Center Information Desk Hours of Operation

Standard Summer Hours
Mon-Fri: 8:00AM - 10:00PM
Sat-Sun: 9:00AM - 10:00PM

Contact the Cohon Center Info Desk via email or 412-268-2107.

Information Desk

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

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.

Rental Lockers

Cohon University Center Rental Lockers are located on the lower level, across from the WRCT radio station. To rent a locker, please fill out the Rental Locker Request form. Once your request is approved by Cohon Center staff, you will receive your locker number and combination lock.


$35 per individual semester 

$60 for Fall and Spring semesters

$80 for Fall, Spring, and Summer semesters

Read the Rental Locker policy.


(Athletic lockers, which are located at the Tepper Fitness Center, CUC Fitness Center, and CUC Pool Locker Rooms, are available for rental through CMU Athletics.)


Helpful Links

Info Desk Services

Campus information resource

Lost and Found

The Info Desk offers a lost and found website for campus

All items turned in will be posted on the website the following day

View our Lost and Found Policy

Study Rooms

Rooms available in the CPDC for quiet study space

Fitness Facilities

Fitness center, studio space, pool, and more

GroupX Classes

Free for undergrads and grads