Reber Building

Visit the Department

We encourage you to visit Penn State and see for yourself what kind of opportunities our department has to offer. You can set up a visit through our Graduate Programs Office. A typical itinerary may involve discussions with current graduate students and faculty members as well as laboratory tours. When you contact the Graduate Programs Office, let them know your field of interest so the most relevant visits can be arranged.

If you are not ready to schedule a formal visit, you can stop by the Graduate Programs Office to ask questions.

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Who to Contact

  • Graduate Programs Office
    127 Reber Building
    University Park, PA 16802
    Phone: 814-865-1345

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With more than 60 faculty members, 330 graduate students, and 800 undergraduate students, the Penn State Department of Mechanical Engineering embraces a culture that welcomes individuals with a diversity of backgrounds and expertise. Our faculty and students are innovating today what will impact tomorrow’s solutions to meeting our energy needs, homeland security, biomedical devices, and transportation systems. We offer B.S. degrees in mechanical engineering as well as resident (M.S., Ph.D.) and online (M.S.) graduate degrees in mechanical engineering. See how we’re inspiring change and impacting tomorrow at

Department of Mechanical Engineering

137 Reber Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-4400

Phone: 814-865-2519