Carnegie Mellon University

Congrats on your admission to Carnegie Mellon!

New, incoming first-year students, including international first-year students and College of Fine Arts transfer students, are required to live on campus. Housing assignments for first-year students are based on a randomly generated lottery number order for all students who apply before May 31. After May 31, students will receive lottery numbers at the end of the line in the order that their application is received.

Explore Carnegie Mellon's First-Year Housing Options

Boss House

Boss House

Global Living Learning, co-ed community on the Hill
Donner House

Donner House

Big Blue is a co-ed community on the Hill
E-Tower

E-Tower

Mixed class in the Morewood Corridor
Hamerschlag

Hamerschlag

First-year community on the Hill
Henderson

Henderson

Mixed class, co-ed, wellness and substance-free community on the Hill
McGill

McGill

All-women, mixed class community on the Hill
Morewood Gardens

Morewood Gardens

Largest co-ed, mixed class hall on campus in Morewood Corridor
Mudge

Mudge

Co-ed community in a former mansion in the Morewood Corridor
Scobell

Scobell

All-male community on the Hill
Shirley Reduced Rate Triple

Reduced Rate Triples

Offered in Shirley Apartments
Residence on Fifth

Residence on Fifth

Co-ed apartment community in the Oakland area
Shirley

Shirley

Co-ed apartment community in the Oakland area
Stever

Stever

Co-ed community in the Morewood Corridor with lots of lounge space
Henderson

Themed Living

Varied themed communities ranging from wellness to gender inclusive
Welch

Welch

Quiet living, co-ed community on the Hill