Housing and ResEd News
What's New in Room Selection?Room Selection 2019 begins on February 20 and brings with it plenty of exciting changes.
Housing Services Expands Neighborhood ConceptFifth Neville Apartments becomes part of campus housing and will become home to CMU upperclass residents beginning spring 2020.
RA Applications Open on December 1!RAs are key student leaders who help their peers to develop artistic and intellectual curiosity, personal wellbeing, professional competency, and leadership skills.
CA Applications Are Open!Community Advisors provide a vision for daily life in CMU’s housing communities. They make every resident feel at home, by fostering positivity and inclusiveness and by leading by example.
Carnegie Mellon Recognized at Annual ACUHO-I ConferenceStever House Re-Imagined and the 2018 Room Selection video took first and second place, respectively, in the 2018 Marketing Award Competition during the Annual Association of College and University Housing Officers - International Business Operations Conference.
Learn about CMU housing during your campus visit!Experience life as a Tartan both on-campus and in the city of Pittsburgh when you attend one of Carnegie Mellon's Turn Tartan overnight events.
First-Year Move-in 2018Approximately 1,565 students joined the CMU community as the Class of 2022+ on Move-In Day 2018!
Housing Introduces Neighborhood Desk ModelEach campus neighborhood will have one desk location where students can ask for directions, check out equipment, print assignments and more.
Big Changes for Hamerschlag HouseHamerschlag House is a first-year residence hall located on The Hill. Since its construction in 1960, it's been an all-male hall. But beginning with the fall 2018 incoming class, Hamerschlag House will become co-ed!
The First-Year Housing Application is open!Monday, April 23, 2018
The First-Year Housing Application is open!The application for first-year housing is now available! First-year students are required to live on campus. The application deadline is May 31.
Housing Goes GreenFriday, April 20, 2018
Housing Goes GreenHousing Services is dedicated to promoting environmental practices and sustainable initiatives at its home office in the Residence on Fifth and throughout its residence halls and apartments.
Stever House Open HouseFriday, March 16, 2018
Stever House Open HouseEach year, Housing Services partners with Carnegie Mellon's Marketing and Communications design team to rebrand one of its residence halls. Stever's extensive art installation celebrates Buggy and Sweepstakes. It's a must-see over Carnival Weekend!
Spend Your Summer With UsMonday, March 12, 2018
Spend Your Summer With UsSummer housing will be offered in Fairfax Apartments, Shirley Apartments, the Residence on Fifth, and the Highlands dependent on time of summer and room type.
Moving OutMonday, March 12, 2018
Moving OutIt's hard to believe, but the end of the spring semester is almost here. Residence halls, apartments, and Greek housing close on Wednesday, May 16, at noon.
SPIRIT Hosts Open House for Spring CarnivalMonday, March 12, 2018
SPIRIT Hosts Open House for Spring CarnivalJoin the current members of SPIRIT for an open house showcasing the newly renovated Spirit House - Saturday, April 21, 2:30-4 pm, during Spring Carnival.
Fairfax ApartmentsWednesday, January 17, 2018
Fairfax ApartmentsFairfax Apartments allows students the opportunity to participate in Block Housing, a phase of room selection for groups of six to 12 friends who wish to live in close proximity to each other in pre-designated buildings.
Clyde HouseTuesday, January 16, 2018
Clyde HouseClyde House offers students the opportunity to be part of a Global Living Learning community, where students with intercultural interests can explore their roles as global citizens alongside their peers.
ResEd Staffing Changes for 2018-2019Tuesday, January 16, 2018
ResEd Staffing Changes for 2018-2019The Office of Residential Education has announced staffing changes for the 2018-2019 academic year.
Room Selection: Find Your Place!Tuesday, December 19, 2017
Room Selection: Find Your Place!Room Selection begins on February 21, 2018!
What's New in Room Selection?Tuesday, December 19, 2017
What's New in Room Selection?Learn about what's new with Boss, Henderson, McGill, and Welch!
Donner House Makes a Splash with Whale Week and PohleesThursday, December 14, 2017
Donner House Makes a Splash with Whale Week and PohleesDonner residents – past and present – came together for Whale Week and Pohlees, an annual celebration of all things Donner.
RA SelectionThursday, November 30, 2017
RA SelectionDo you love building and fostering a sense of community? Consider becoming a Resident Assistant for the 2018-2019 academic year.
Spirit House Rededication and Ribbon Cutting CeremonySaturday, November 11, 2017
Spirit House Rededication and Ribbon Cutting CeremonySPIRIT members – past and present – came together for the SPIRIT House rededication and ribbon cutting ceremony on Saturday, November 11, 2017.
Winter BreakThursday, November 09, 2017
Winter BreakIn general, residence halls close on Tuesday, December 19, 2017, at 12 pm and reopen on Friday, January 12, 2018, at 12 pm.
Stever House Re-ImaginedFriday, September 29, 2017
Stever House Re-ImaginedThe extensive art installation in Stever House celebrates a longstanding Carnegie Mellon tradition, Buggy and Sweepstakes, as well as Stever House hallmarks.
Housefellows Mentor, Advocate, and Build CommunityWednesday, August 23, 2017
Housefellows Mentor, Advocate, and Build CommunityHousefellows at CMU advance a broad-based vision for student development by utilizing the residential house community as a focal point for the student experience on campus.
McGill House: Where a Woman's Place is EverywhereWednesday, May 31, 2017
McGill House: Where a Woman's Place is EverywhereMcGill is the only all-women, mixed-class community at CMU—is a space in which residents flourish in the understanding that a woman’s place is everywhere.
Scobell House: A Community Where Friendships Are Built to Last a LifetimeTuesday, May 30, 2017
Scobell House: A Community Where Friendships Are Built to Last a LifetimeThe Scobell culture allows male students to be themselves, to explore the young adults they are, and to challenge them to build the foundation for the men they want to be.
West Wing Computer Lab and MWG Makerspace RefreshedFriday, February 24, 2017
West Wing Computer Lab and MWG Makerspace RefreshedOver winter break, Housing Services completed two facility projects that have made a big impact for students.
99-353 IDeATe SolidWorks & Laser Cutting with Dave TouretzkyWednesday, October 05, 2016
99-353 IDeATe SolidWorks & Laser Cutting with Dave TouretzkyThis micro course is an introduction to Computer Aided Design (CAD) and the use of laser cutters for fabrication.
Welcome to Carnegie Mellon, Class of 2020+!Thursday, August 11, 2016
Welcome to Carnegie Mellon, Class of 2020+!Housing Services cannot wait to welcome its newest residents! Below is some helpful info for move-in and once you are settled in.
Donner HouseThursday, March 17, 2016
Donner HouseDonner House is a first-year community and a place of tradition on Carnegie Mellon University's campus.
Mudge HouseThursday, March 17, 2016
Mudge HouseMudge House is a first-year, co-ed community of more than 300 students.
Residence on FifthThursday, March 17, 2016
Residence on FifthThe Residence on Fifth is a first-year apartment building located in the Oakland neighborhood of Carnegie Mellon's campus.
618 Clyde/The Highlands Opens this Summer!Friday, January 15, 2016
618 Clyde/The Highlands Opens this Summer!A new apartment building consisting of 32 single rooms and one double room (34 beds total) will be available to residents participating in the General Room Selection phase of Room Selection!
Henderson Wellness HouseFriday, December 18, 2015
Henderson Wellness HouseHenderson House is part of Carnegie Mellon University's Themed Living program, which provides students with the opportunity to live in a community based on a common theme or interest, surrounded by other residents who share the same passion.
REIMAGINE Morewood GardensFriday, January 23, 2015