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Due to severe weather in the area, the Buggy Preliminary Sweepstakes Race is canceled for Friday, April 12. The latest details regarding Saturday’s Buggy schedule are available on the Carnival schedule. The Spring Carnival Midway and Booth are now open.

Additional changes and updates will be posted to the Spring Carnival webpage daily.

April 11-14, 2024

The most anticipated weekend of the year at CMU is chock full of your favorite Spring Carnival traditions, like Buggy, Mobot, Midway and Booth. As a Tartan celebrating a reunion year, there are also numerous special reunion-exclusive events and opportunities for you to connect with friends old and new. 

We are excited to welcome back undergraduate classes ending in 4s and 9s, as well as the Class of 2023, this year. Additionally, we invite all Half Century Tartans (Classes of 1973 and prior) to attend reunion events.

With a full schedule of exciting events now available online, you can plan your perfect Spring Carnival and Reunion Weekend! While advance registration has closed, most events accept onsite walk-ins.

Weather relocations:

  • The Reunion Welcome Back Happy Hour will relocate to Tartans Pavilion in Resnik. The event is from 5-7 p.m.


Photo Highlights

Reunion 2024 Photo Submissions

Hotel Blocks

1 mile from campus
100 Lytton Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213


1 mile from campus 
3454 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 


1 mile from campus 
3341 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 
$174/night; Parking $20/night 


1 mile from campus
5130 Bigelow Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA 15213


1.6 mile from campus 
3315 Hamlet St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 
$139/night; Parking $15/night 


1.9 miles from campus
123 North Highland Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15206
1.877.8INDIGO or 412.665.0555
4/11: $139/night; 4/12-4/13: $169/night.
Parking $25 unlimited


1.9 miles from campus
Pittsburgh Bakery Square 
134 Bakery Square Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA   15206 
$199/night; complimentary breakfast


2.0 miles from campus
329 Technology Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
$129/night; $22 parking, unlimited / shuttle


Ways to Get Involved

How can you help make your undergraduate reunion event better? Become a class ambassador!

Ambassadors are an integral part of the reunion experience at Carnegie Mellon. We have a reunion opportunity that can fit your schedule and your interests.

Update your contact information

Have you moved? Do you have a new email address or phone number? Please take a moment to update your contact information with us. As plans for your reunion celebration during Spring Carnival are announced, we’ll be in contact with the details. Updating your contact information will ensure you’re the first to hear news as it’s announced!

hct-just-logo.pngLearn more about Half Century Tartans

Half Century Tartans embody the spirit of Carnegie Mellon. If you earned a Carnegie Mellon undergraduate degree more than 50 years ago, you are a member of the Half Century Tartans, an honor earned by CMU's most engaged, philanthropic and accomplished alumni. You are the foundation of what our university has become today.

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