The Department of Mechanical Engineering seeks to recruit, retain, and graduate more women and students of color through the implementation of programs to assist in the achievement of academic, career, and personal goals. In addition, we are committed to enhancing the total College experience for all students by promoting cross-cultural communication and cooperation. We have numerous opportunities for students, faculty, and other community members to get involved.
Programs to encourage underrepresented students and faculty include:
- Forum to Enhance Minorities in Engineering (FAME)
- Resources to Insure Successful Engineers (RISE)
- Women in Engineering (WIE)
- NSF ADVANCE
Student organizations include: