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The Pennsylvania State University - 2016

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Engineering Information

Support Programs

College's Under-Represented Student Groups

National Groups

  • American Indian Science and Engineering Society
  • Association of Women in Computing
  • National Society of Black Engineers
  • Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers
  • Society of Women Engineers

Local Groups

  • Multicultural Engineering Graduate Association
  • Multicultural Engineering Program
  • Out in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
  • Women in Engineering Program

Other Student Support Programs

Orientation week for beginning students and sophomores at Commonwealth locations who will transfer to the main campus at University Park to finish their undergraduate program; pre-freshman "bridge" program; cluster classes in math & physics; Engineering Advising Center activities; Co-op Education Office; undergraduate research opportunities; summer internships for students from underrepresented groups; Women in Engineering Orientation; Multicultural Engineering Orientation Program. Students have access to Career Development and Placement Services; Academic Assistance Program; Center for Women Students; Returning Adult Student Center; Developmental Year Program; Veterans Assistance Office; International Students Office and Counseling Center. Special living options for First-Year Engineering Students include: Freshmen In Science & Engineering House, Engineering and Applied Science House, and Engineering House.