Carnegie Mellon University

We can't wait to hear from you.

To learn more about how the Washington Semester Program can help your studies and your career, schedule a meeting with us!

Alexandra Reid

For questions regarding program specifics and internships, please contact Alexandra Reid, CMU/WSP Internship Coordinator

100 Maryland Avenue NE, Suite 510
Washington, DC 20002
Phone: 202-608-8316

Emily Half

For questions regarding CMU/WSP admissions, academic coursework in Washington, DC, the minor in Politics and Public Policy, and how the CMU/WSP might fit into your academic plan, please contact Emily Half, IPS Deputy Director

Office: Posner Hall 391
Phone: 412-268-7082

Office space in the nation's capital

The Carnegie Mellon University Washington Semester Program and DC headquarters of the Institute for Politics and Strategy are located on the 5th floor of the United Methodist Building on Capitol Hill.

The United Methodist Building, which is located across the street from the Supreme Court and Capitol, includes office space for a number of organizations as well as private residences for several prominent members of Congress. Within the CMU-DC office suite, three conference rooms are available to the CMU community by reservation. These spaces are located in a secure facility with twenty-four-hour monitoring. 

To check on the availability of the conference rooms or to submit a reservation request, please contact Antonio Freiría. Please indicate the date, time, and expected number of attendees.