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Bring down the cost of college

You are fired up and focused, ready to join the more than 235,000 CMU alumni worldwide. We are here to help you find your path to success. 

Investing in your future may not be as expensive as you think. Each year, we award more than $50 million in scholarships, and roughly 85% of all our students receive some type of financial aid and scholarships.

Scholarship Universe is CMU's internal scholarship-matching portal. You can access Scholarship Universe by logging on with your CMU Global ID and password. You will provide answers to some initial questions to be connected to our donor-based internal scholarship portal.

Scholarship Universe-Gold offers external scholarship opportunities.

Native American Advancement Award

The Native American Advancement Award is awarded to one new freshman each year. The award is for $3,000 per year and is renewable for up to four years. The award can be applied to tuition, fees, books, and/or room and board. See other Native American resources.

Additional CMU Scholarships:

CMU Scholarships for International Students: