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Hear from mechanical engineering undergraduate students about all of the exciting opportunities our students have access to. From research to clubs to study abroad programs, find what interests you and learn how you can get involved. 

Undergraduate Research

Learn more about undergraduate research opportunities.

Global Experience

Learn more about global engineering opportunities.

Internships and Co-ops

Learn more about engineering internships and co-ops.

Student Organizations

Learn more about student clubs and organizations.

Alumni-Student Mentoring

Learn more aobut the alumni mentoring programs.



With more than 60 faculty members, 330 graduate students, and 1,000 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