Carnegie Mellon University

Tartan Family Webinar Series

The Office of Parent and Family Engagement is excited to announce the Tartan Family Webinar Series is back for a second season! Over the course of the 2021 - 2022 academic year, we will be offering webinars curated specifically for families about topics relevant to your student’s experience at Carnegie Mellon.

Upcoming Webinars

The Recruiting Landscape: How the pandemic has impacted, and continues to impact, intership and full-time recruiting

Wednesday, November 17, 7 p.m. ET

Now that a full employment (full-time and internship) cycle has been completed, the Career & Professional Development Center (CPDC) will share what has worked well, what has not worked well, and how these lessons are affecting the current recruiting cycle. Join representatives from the CPDC to discuss the recruiting landscape and how to support your student in navigating the new terrain.

Registration will open soon.

Financial Aid Process for 2022-2023: Information & Timeline

Wednesday, December 8, 7 p.m. ET

Representatives from The HUB will present an overview on services provided through their office, with a focus on information outlining the financial aid process for the 22-23 academic year. The HUB will provide insights as to the process and timeline for applying for financial aid, submitting any corresponding documents, receiving award letters, as well as providing any information related to extenuating circumstances. There will also be time for any questions or concerns relating to any of these topics.

Registration will open soon.

Previous Webinars

Family Weekend Welcome Address

Saturday, October 9, 2021

Join university leadership on Saturday for a welcome address and panel discussion moderated by Julie Schultz, Associate Dean for First-Year Orientation and Family Engagement.

View the recording here.

State of COVID-19 on Campus & CMU's Response

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

The Associate Vice President for Community Health and Well-Being along with key members of the COVID Coordinating Team will provide an update about COVID-19 in Pittsburgh and at CMU. They will provide more information about strategies CMU is employing to keep our community safer as we navigate an in-person semester.