TartanX Communities are designed to bring together ambitious and entrepreneurial CMU alumni who are passionate about a particular industry. We're building a network of the top CMU founders, experts, leaders, and operators to support each other in their journey to build startups and accelerate their careers.

Next Cohort Kickoff: September, 2022
Deadline to Apply: August 25th, 2022

We are excited to announce two communities:


Machine Learning

For Tartans passionate about building the future with ML.

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For Tartans passionate about building the next wave of financial services.

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Why Apply?

Exchange ideas with the best
Join a diverse set of thinkers across the CMU network dedicated to building impactful solutions facing some of the biggest challenges in the industry.

Supportive community
Get the support you need to achieve your goals from a tight-knit community.

Peer-to-peer knowledge sharing
Stay up-to-date with the current technologies and discover new ideas as they emerge.

Program Highlights

Curated Connections

Build deep relationships and get bi-weekly personalized curated matches with other members of the community.

Deep Dives and Discussions

Join weekly small group conversations with some of major players in the industry and others who are at similar stages of their careers or startup journeys.

Community Directory

Access a directory of fellow Tartans within the industry and access previously recorded sessions so you can learn at your own pace.