Celebration of Diversity Weekends are an opportunity to experience the diverse community, academic, extracurricular and cultural facets of both the campus and Pittsburgh. On Saturday evening, you’ll be matched with a current student who will be your Overnight Ambassador throughout the weekend. As part of the Celebration of Diversity Weekend, you’ll have the chance to:

  • Attend a networking reception with faculty and staff
  • Meet current students
  • Attend classes
  • Stay overnight in a residence hall
  • Tour campus
  • Eat in the dining facilities


Open to all prospective high school seniors
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Open to students who have applied for admission to Carnegie Mellon
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The cost of the overnight weekend is $50* per student and should be paid online within three days of registering**. The fee covers the cost of on-campus meals and a Carnegie Mellon t-shirt.

*Fee waivers are available on a limited basis. If you believe you qualify, please contact our office and ask to speak with the Celebration of Diversity Coordinator within 24 hours of registering.

**To receive a cancellation refund, notify the Celebration of Diversity Coordinator by the Monday prior to the event.

Weekend Events

All registered students will receive a finalized schedule with event locations at the time of check-in. Overnight visits are only available on Saturday and Sunday nights.