Alyvia Hildebrand works in the lab

Student team competing in First Nations Launch

This week, five CU Engineering students will compete against 14 other teams at the Ninth... Read more
Nick Kellaris, a materials science and engineering graduate student, left, and Mechanical engineering graduate student Eric Acome, looks over liquified artifical "muscle" or soft robot material in the Keplinger Research Lab. Nick Kellaris, a materials science and engineering graduate student, left, and mechanical engineering graduate student Eric Acome look over liquified artifical "muscle" or soft robot material in the Keplinger Research Lab.

Next-gen robotics tech earn 2nd place, $25,000 at New Venture Challenge

CU Boulder teams pitched their businesses before a panel of friendly but intense judges (think... Read more
Noah Kaiser

Undergraduate Student of the Month - Noah Kaiser

My name is Noah Kaiser and I'm originally from Santa Fe, New Mexico. I am... 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.