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Welcome to Minecraft Homecoming!

Join us on CMU's official Minecraft server to walk around a virtual campus, get a group together and compete in the Homecoming Build Competition, or just attend the ribbon cutting and check out midway!

Note: The Java edition of Minecraft and an @andrew.cmu.edu or @alumni.cmu.edu account are required to login to the CMU Minecraft server. If you need an @alumni.cmu.edu email, please follow these instructions.

Upcoming Events

Minecraft for Beginners Training Webinar

When: Asynchronous
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This hands-on webinar will get you up and running with Minecraft on CMU's official Minecraft server, whether you want to explore the Homecoming exhibitions or compete in the Build Competition.

Hosted by Jared Cohen (E 2023), the lead architect of CMU's Minecraft Campus and a student in Materials Science and Biomedical Engineering.

Homecoming Build Competition

Build Week: Tuesday, October 13, 12 p.m. through Sunday, October 18, 11 a.m. ET
Register Your Team Now

This year's theme is Decorate a Golf Cart, and all CMU students, alumni, staff and faculty are welcome to build. Booth orgs (and your alumni!) are especially welcome.

In order to be eligible to win prizes, teams must register any time before the end of Build Week. Non-competitive teams may register to get email updates and announcements.

For more information, consult the Homecoming Build Competition rules.

Ribbon Cutting and Zoom Tour

When: Sunday, October 18, 1 p.m. ET
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Join us for a virtual ribbon cutting after the building stops. Then stick around as we take a walk through the competition entries.

All are welcome, and this is a great way for anyone without Minecraft to participate.

Virtual Homecoming & Tartan Community Day: VIEW THE FULL SCHEDULE