Carnegie Mellon University

Welcome to our campus.

We're happy to host you at Carnegie Mellon! Tour our growing urban campus, nestled in one of Pittsburgh's oldest neighborhoods. Have a bite to eat at Schatz in the Cohon University Center. Walk the "Cut" and check out the Fence. Take in a theater performance with one of our rising Broadway stars. Attend a lecture with our internationally renowned faculty. Enjoy this time with your student as you speak to the faculty, staff and students who make up the CMU community.

Hotel Accommodations

Carnegie Mellon's campus is located in the Oakland area. For your convenience, we have also listed other hotels in other Pittsburgh neighborhoods.


Courtyard by Marriott
5308 Liberty Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15224

Hampton Inn University Center
3315 Hamlet Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
1-800-Hampton / 412-681-1000
Hilton Garden Inn
University Place
3454 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
1-877-662-6242 / 412-683-2040
Holiday Inn Select University Center
100 Lytton Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
1-800-864-8287 / 412-682-6200
The Inns on Negley
703 South Negley Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15232

The Oaklander Hotel
5130 Bigelow Blvd.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Residence Inn by Marriott
3896 Bigelow Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
1-800-331-3131 / 412- 621-2200

Residence Inn Pittsburgh Oakland/University Place
3341 Forbes Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Shadyside Inn Suites
5405 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Quality Inn University Center Hotel
3401 Boulevard of the Allies
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
1-800-245-4444 / 412-683-6100

Downtown (Approximately 4 miles from Oakland)

Doubletree Suites
One Bigelow Square
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Hilton Pittsburgh
600 Commonwealth Place
Gateway Center
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
1-800-Hiltons / 412-391-4600
Omni William Penn Hotel
530 William Penn Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
1-800-THE-OMNI / 412-281-7100
Pittsburgh Marriott City Center
112 Washington Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
1-800-228-9290 / 412-471-4000
Renaissance Pittsburgh Hotel
107 Sixth Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
1-800-Hotels-1 / 412-562-1200
Sheraton Station Square Hotel
300 West Station Square Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
1-888-625-5144 / 412-261-2000
The Westin Convention Center Pittsburgh
1000 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
1-800-937-8461 / 412-281-3700

Greentree (Approximately 6 miles from Oakland/towards airport)

Best Western Parkway Center Inn
875 Greentree Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15220
Hampton Inn Greentree
555 Trumbull Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15205
Inn at Greentree
401 Holiday Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15220

Airport Area (Approximately 16 miles from Oakland)

Hyatt Place - Pittsburgh Airport
6011 Campbells Run Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15205
Hyatt Regency Pittsburgh International Airport
PO Box 12420
Pittsburgh, PA 15231

Information for International Families

Please be sure to review the website of the U.S. Embassy nearest to you to get current information and visa requirements. Additional supporting evidence for international guests may be needed. These may be in the form of:

  • An Enrollment Verification Letter, which may be requested through Student Information Online (login required)
  • A print out from the commencement website

These documents can be used to convey to the U.S. consular office the need for a timely visa decision.