ASME Students

Student Organizations

As the largest engineering department on campus, we have an extremely active student body and offer many ways for you to have some fun with your fellow students while enhancing your engineering education. The groups listed here are just a sample of the ways you can get involved. Unless otherwise specified, student interest and activity groups that are open to undergraduates are also open to graduate students.

Professional Societies

Diversity in Engineering

Special Interest

Internationally Focused

Graduate Student Councils and Organizations

Career Resources
Study Abroad


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