UConn Bound 2020

Even though we can’t meet you in person, we’re still thrilled to show you around our Mechanical Engineering Department at UConn!

On behalf of our students, faculty, and staff of the department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Connecticut, we would like to welcome you to our department at a time when you have to make a choice among competitive Mechanical Engineering undergraduate programs.

In making this decision, we hope that you will consider the quality of our world-class education shaping the future generation of mechanical engineering leaders at one of the best public universities in the United States, and of our visionary research that develops solutions to some of the world’s greatest engineering challenges.


Please take a look at a more detailed description of our our undergraduate program.

We are organizing virtual webinars to welcome Fall 2020 admitted undergraduate mechanical engineering students, provide details about our undergraduate program, and answer your questions.

All admitted undergraduate students will be contacted by email with the registration details about the following webinars:

Please contact Prof. Bryan Weber, our director of undergraduate studies or the department head if you have any questions about the webinars.

We thank you for your interest in our rising ME department program as we continue to push the boundaries of research and education and to expand our societal impact. We hope you’ll join us in this journey.

Prof. Horea Ilies
Department Head