Carnegie Mellon University

The Global Communication Center (GCC) provides free communication consulting for the CMU community. Our trained communication tutors help CMU students, faculty, and staff convey their ideas logically, clearly, and effectively through one-on-one sessions and classroom workshops. Whether your project is written, verbal, or visual, our expert feedback will help you communicate more effectively.

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One-on-One Communication Tutoring

You can make an appointment online or walk in to our location on the first floor of the Hunt Library. Below are some of the ways we support students and faculty:

  • Class Essays
  • PowerPoint Slides
  • Oral Presentations
  • Application Materials
  • Research Posters
  • Lab Reports
  • Grant Proposals
  • Senior Theses
  • Team communication
  • Technical reports
  • Journal articles
  • Dissertations and Masters theses
  • Dissertation and thesis proposals
  • Technical Reports
  • Grant proposals
  • Oral Exam preparation
  • Conference presentations
  • PowerPoint presentations
  • Research posters
  • Job application materials
  • Team communication
  • Course papers
  • advice on assignment design
  • class and department-specific workshops
  • assistance with academic publication and presentations
We serve all Carnegie Mellon University students, including undergraduates and graduate students. Carnegie Mellon faculty and staff may also attend workshops and receive communication tutoring if space is available. CMU Alumni may also receive communication tutoring as well, if space is available. To ensure that students have priority, we ask faculty, staff and alumni to limit themselves to same-day tutoring appointments.