Accommodations And Travel

ACCOMMODATIONS

Rooms have been reserved for Tepper School reunion celebrants at a variety of local hotels. Please specify "CMU, Tepper Alumni Reunion" when calling to make your reservations. Some class committees have identified committee-preferred hotels, but please note these are not limitations. Blocks will remain open until the noted cut-off date or until the block is full if that happens sooner than the cut-off date.

Reunion Weekend Hotel Blocks:

SpringHill Suites Pittsburgh Bakery Square
134 Bakery Square Blvd.; Pittsburgh, PA 15206
412-362-8600
Rate: $149/night
Cut-off Date: March 31 (Book Online)
*Preferred hotel of the Class of 2016

HYATT  House Pittsburgh/Bloomfield/Shadyside

5335 Baum Blvd.; Pittsburgh, PA  15224
412-621-9900
Rate: $134/night; $144/night; $169/night
Cut-off Date: March 29 (Book Online)
*Preferred hotel of the Class of 2007

Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh University Place
3454 Forbes Ave.; Pittsburgh, PA  15213
412-683-2040
Rate: $149/night
Cut-off Date: March 23 (Book Online)

 

 

Class of 2012: Contact Jay Haugen at jay.n.haugen@gmail.com for details about an additional accommodation option at the Ace Hotel in East Liberty.

Renaissance Pittsburgh Hotel
107 Sixth St.; Pittsburgh, PA  15222
412-562-1200
Rate: $159/night; $179/night
Cut-off Date: March 24 (Book Online)
*Preferred hotel of the Class of 1982

Kimpton Hotel Monaco Pittsburgh
620 William Penn Pl.; Pittsburgh, PA  15219
412-471-1170
Rate: $189/night; $219/night
Cut-off Date: March 31 (Book Online)
*Preferred hotel of the Class of 1992

Omni William Penn Hotel
530 William Penn Pl.; Pittsburgh, PA  15219
412-281-7100
Rate: $179/night
Cut-off Date: March 21 (Book Online)


More information about additional local hotels is available here.


TRAVEL

Have a question that's not answered below? Email jlehosky@andrew.cmu.edu for more information. Thank you!


Parking During Reunion Weekend

Because of Spring Carnival, parking on campus will be heavily restricted during the Tepper School Reunion Weekend - Please see the CMU Carnival FAQ page for more information about Transportation and Parking during April 21-22. Consider your transportation plans before arriving in Pittsburgh. Additional information regarding travel to campus and around town can be found on the Tepper Directions webpage (please note, parking details on the Visit Tepper page do not apply during Reunion Weekend).

Where should I park on campus?

Due to the influx of alumni returning for Spring Carnival, special parking rules are in effect. Parking is available:

Friday: Schenley Golf Course:  A campus shuttle is schedule to pick up/drop off on Forbes Avenue, in front of Cyert Hall. Please note that parking is complementary (no charge) and no pass is required.

Saturday:
- Parking will be available in the East Campus Garage at no cost, on a first-come, first-served basis. 
- Additional parking is available in the Dithridge Street Garage (Weekdays: $12 daily rate; $5 weekends & weekdays after 5pm) and the Gates Garage (Weekdays: $14 maximum rate; $4 weekend and weekdays after 5pm). 
- Parking for the disabled available in the East Campus Garage. The garage will require the blue decal being presented (pass or licence) plate to utilize the spaces. 

Are golf carts and wheel chairs available? 
Should you need assistance onsite, visit the REgistration & Welcome Tent at the CMU ALumni Association area on Midway (Rain location: Wean Commons, Cohon University Center).  If you would like to request a wheelchair in advance, please call 8-66-401-9529.

 

Hotel Shuttle Service

Some local hotels provide complimentary shuttle service to and from campus throughout the weekend and/or to Heinz Field for the all-class reception Saturday night. A tentative summary of hotel block shuttle service is listed below for your reference. Please check with your hotel for more details and use specifications.

  • Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh University Place: Shuttle service is available to and from campus and within a three-mile radius; not available to Heinz Field. Shuttle Service is available daily from 6:00am-10:00pm. Guests must make arrangements the night prior, to ensure shuttle availability.

  • HYATT House Pittsburgh/Bloomfield/Shadyside: Shuttle service is available to and from campus and within a three-mile radius; not available to Heinz Field. Shuttle Service is available daily from 7:00am-10:30pm. Guests are asked to make a reservation at the front desk.

  • Kimpton Hotel Monaco Pittsburgh: No shuttle service available

  • Marriott Renaissance Pittsburgh Hotel: A CMU shuttle will be available to Heinz Field on Saturday 4/22, departing at 6 p.m. (the shuttle will return for another pickup after this initial trip)

  • Omni William Penn Hotel: No shuttle service available.

  • SpringHill Suites Pittsburgh Bakery Square: Shuttle service is available to and from campus and within a three-mile radius; not available to Heinz Field. Guests must make arrangements upon check-in to guarantee shuttle availability.  Shuttle Service is available daily from 7:00am-11:00pm

University Shuttle Service

Fixed-route shuttle service is available for alumni free of charge from Carnegie Mellon University. View route information and track buses on the Carnegie Mellon Shuttle and Escort Service page.

IMPORTANT Road Closure Information (April 21-22)

  • Margaret Morrison Street, Tech Street, Frew Street, Circuit Road and Schenley Drive (including Panther Hollow and Schenley Bridges) will all be closed to through traffic on Friday, April 21 and Saturday, April 22, from 5 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. each day, to accommodate Buggy Races. In the event Buggy races are delayed until Sunday, the same time restrictions will be in effect on Sunday, April 23. On both of these days, parking on these streets will be restricted starting at 8 p.m. the night before until after the races have finished.