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Professors from universities across the USA recently visited the Engineering Center.

Help Me If You Can - Universities Turning to CU Boulder Engineering

The CU Boulder Engineering GoldShirt program in the BOLD Center helps students from underserved backgrounds... Read more
Gary Anderson

From a Forklift to the Front Office

ME Graduate wins 2016 CU Boulder Alumni Recognition Award Gary Anderson (MechEngr '69) worked hard... Read more
Stacked Air Quality monitoring boxes in Mike Hannigan's lab.

Soak Up The Summer Research

Tanya Schulz (MechEngr ’17) is thinking small, very small, so small you can't see it... Read more

Hands-on learning, advanced research, and an entrepreneurial spirit are defining the next generation of engineers at the University of Colorado Boulder. Students in the Department of Mechanical Engineering learn from a vibrant faculty conducting diverse research in consumer products, robotics, thermodynamics, energy, and the environment. We’re home to nearly 1,200 students in undergraduate, graduate, and PhD programs.

We offer world-class facilities and an unrivaled spirit for business and industry. CU Boulder is ranked the #18th most entrepreneurial university in the nation by Forbes Magazine (2015). We also have strong connections to multiple national laboratories located here in Boulder, providing real-world research opportunities for students.