Carnegie Mellon University

Graduate Students

Though most graduate student life in the Dietrich College of Humanities and Social Sciences is centered in the academic departments, the graduate program coordinators collaborate to enrich the graduate student experience across the whole college.

Dietrich’s Graduate Program Coordinators

Networking within Dietrich and at CMU

Coming Soon from Dietrich College…

Monthly social events for all Dietrich Graduate Students, with each month hosted by a different department.  Check with your department’s graduate coordinator if you want to help plan the event your department is hosting.


CMU Graduate Student Assembly

2021-22 Professional Development Series

Fall Workshops (Thursdays from 4:45 to 6:00pm)

  • Sep 9 Managing Time in Graduate School (Student Academic Success Center)
  • Sep 23 Translating Your Skills for Industry Job Applications (Career and Professional Development Center)
  • Oct 7 Sustaining Healthy Habits in Graduate School (Student Affairs Wellness Initiatives)
  • Oct 14 Beyond Academia: Exploring Career Paths and Networking Strategies (Career and Professional Development Center

Spring Workshop Topics

  • Coping with Stress
  • Interview Preparation
  • Job Offer Negotiation
  • Conflict Resolution