Carnegie Mellon University

Pre-College Summer Programs

Pre-College Student Affairs

Andrew Account

Your Andrew account is your gateway to the computing environment at Carnegie Mellon. Your account gives you access to email, network registration, Computing Services public computer labs, or "clusters" and other resources. You used your Andrew account in order to log in to this enrollment portal. Please keep your login information handy. You will use it frequently.


Official Carnegie Mellon email will only be sent to your Andrew email address. Please use your Andrew account credentials (Andrew userID and password) to access your email. It is important to check your email regularly. Visit the Computing Services website for more information on accessing your email.

Computer Clusters

For your convenience, the campus offers over 25 computer labs, or "clusters", in 10 buildings across campus. Each location is customized with a selection of Windows, Mac, or Linux computers, peripherals, printers, and an extensive complement of productivity and academic software.

Personal Computers

If you choose to bring your own computer, be aware of which operating systems are supported. Check with your academic program for other requirements. Please take steps to secure your computer before arriving on campus and connecting to the Carnegie Mellon network.

For more information and help connecting to the wireless network, please visit the Computing Services Pre-College website.

Computer Sales

Computer Sales offers a variety of computers, peripherals, and software to the Carnegie Mellon campus community. Our primary goal is to meet your computing needs with the best possible price and products. Pre-College students are eligible to purchase Adobe products. Microsoft products are not available for purchase by Pre-College students, however, students may access Microsoft and other academic software in clusters and remotely through Virtual Andrew. We apologize for any inconvenience.

The University Stores are normally not open weekends during the summer session, however, the store will have limited hours during Opening Weekend and Family Weekend. Please visit the University Bookstore website for current store hours.