Yohannese Gebremedhin

"I Look Like an Engineer because I am one." -Yohannese Gebremedhin

I chose engineering because I had been exposed to a lot of STEM programs in... Read more
Haley Smith on the basketball court.

Smith Nominated For NCAA Woman Of The Year

New mechanical engineering alumna Haley Smith put together one of the most illustrious careers in... Read more
Baowen Li speaking at the conference.

Li Earns Award for Quantum Research

Congratulations to professor Baowen Li, a 2017 recipient of the prestigious Brillouin Medal. The CU... 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.