Carnegie Mellon University

Coronavirus News

U.S. Staff Hiring Guidance

Effective March 26, 2020, Carnegie Mellon University implemented adjusted approval guidelines for staff hires, which will remain in effect until further notice.

Flexible Working Arrangements

Accommodations and Time Away from Work

  • The university will provide a reasonable accommodation to eligible faculty and staff who require workplace accommodations to enable them to perform the essential functions of their job.
  • As always, for illnesses that exceed seven calendar days, please contact the Leaves Department.

Care Resources

  • The Care Resources for Staff and Faculty guide compiles key resources and contacts related to health and well-being and child and family care. 
  • CMU faculty, staff and graduate students can receive personalized support and guidance from the university's Family Care Concierge Service
  • The Care for Business program provides subsidized backup care for dependents of faculty, staff and graduate students, and enables users to find household help, establish a learning pod or set up a nanny share. 
  • The Employee Assistance Program provides resources to help you manage personal and work-life issues.