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Industry and Community Partners

Engineering for Impact

Key partnerships with industry and community sponsors support the Shiley School of Engineering's vision to prepare students with the technical excellence, social integrity, environmental consciousness, and leadership traits essential to identify and solve the world’s problems. These partnerships also offer students applied learning and career and networking opportunities.


Interested in connecting with Shiley students?

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Sponsor a project

The Shiley Project HUB, a new center within the Donald P. Shiley School of Engineering, matches students to sponsored capstone projects to meet Shiley’s goal of engineering for impact.

Learn more about the Shiley Project HUB

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Connect with students through career fairs & networking events, post a job or internship through the handshake platform, or find out about the MECOP internship program.

Learn more about Recruitment

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Provide guidance to future engineers through site/field visits, mock interviews, lunch with an engineer events or speaking opportunities in engineering classes.

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On-Campus Industry Labs

Key industry partners work jointly with students on mission critical innovation projects in product development labs on campus.

Learn more about On-Campus Industry Labs