Student Loans for Carnegie Mellon Students

About Carnegie Mellon

Carnegie Mellon StudentsA private research university, Carnegie Mellon is located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Since 1900 it has been offering quality programs in a variety of concentrations. It has 7 colleges and independent schools where students from all over the country as well as several places around the world come to seek education. Carnegie Mellon has ranked 43rd by the U.S. News & World Report in its list of the top universities in the world. It is practicality known for its Carnegie Mellon School of Computer Science.


student aid optionsFederal student loans include a popular Carnegie Mellon financial aid package. Through these loans you can have money for college on simple terms and conditions. You can avail Federal Perkins Loan, Federal Direct Loans, or Federal Direct PLUS Loans. Other options include Carnegie Scholarship, University, Federal and State Grants. Depending on your eligibility you may qualify for Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant or State Grants. Student Employment opportunities are also available at Carnegie Mellon.

Private Student Loans and Carnegie Mellon

Even though Carnegie Mellon financial aid options make a great choice you may need to apply for private student loans in case your need is more than what you get in the form of an aid package from this university. You can use our Student Loans Comparison Tool to know which type of private student aid can be most advantageous.


Pay for Carnegie Mellon University*

Total Avg. Cost $55,286
Tuition $42,136
Room & Board $10,750
Financial Aid Information
Students Receiving Fin Aid 67%
Typical Grant Amounts
State/Local $2,804
Federal $7,608
%Receiving Loans 41%
Avg. Other Stud. Loans $6,771
%Receiving Other Loans 3%

Get into Carnegie Mellon University

Admission Rate 33%
Total Enrollment 11,340
Men 63%
Women 37%
Graduation Rate 86%
Application Fee $70

Contact Carnegie Mellon University

5000 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890
(412) 268-2000
Financial Aid Office URL
Admissions Office URL

*Data source is the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) the data collection program for the National Center for Education Statistics

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