Rebekah Haysley

'Engineering is all about thinking outside the box to find the best solution.' - Rebekah Haysley

The part of engineering that I enjoy the most is the creativity. I've been on... Read more
Frank Kreith

In Memorium: Professor Frank Kreith

Dr. Frank Kreith, Professor Emeritus of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Colorado Boulder, has died. He was 95. Read more
Screenshot of part of the new website.

New Design Center Colorado website

DCC, a leading industry/education design program, has a new website for students and project sponsors. 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.