Engineering Student Organizations
The College of Engineering has many active student organizations.
Engineering Student Council (ESC)
The ESC provides the College of Engineering administration (e.g., the Deans, the Faculty Executive Committee and other key staff) a student perspective on relevant topics and makes recommendations throughout the year.
American Institute of Chemical Engineers
A national organization dedicated to promoting the professional development of its members through its programs and relationships with other student chapters.
American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME )
A national organization dedicated to generating interest in mechanical engineering for students majoring in the field.
Association of Computing Machinery
An international scientific and educational organization dedicated to advancing the arts, sciences, and applications of information technology and serving as a leading resource for computing professionals and students working in information technology.
Engineers Without Borders
A nonprofit humanitarian organization dedicated to partnering with disadvantaged communities to improve their quality of life through implementation of environmentally and economically sustainable engineering projects, and developing internationally-responsible engineering students.
Eta Kappa Nu
A national honor society for academic recognition and camaraderie for electrical engineering and computer engineering majors.
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
A professional association for the advancement of technology. Our local IEEE chapter is dedicated to enhancing the educational and professional growth of students in electrical and computer engineering at UCSB.
A UCSB student organization dedicated to serving its members and the community to advance the study of math, science, and engineering. The group provides members with professional exposure, leadership opportunities, scholarships and helps inspire members to pursue the highest level of education.
National Society for Black Engineers
A national organization dedicated to promote the recruitment, retention, and successful graduation of African-American students in engineering and the sciences.
Society of Women Engineers
A national organization dedicated to providing a support system for women, increasing the understanding of engineering among women on a practical and theoretical basis, and enhancing professionalism of its members.
Student Entrepreneurs Association
A UCSB student organization dedicated to empowering students with the business acumen, skills and experience that will help ensure their success as future business leaders and contributors to society.
Women In Science and Engineering
A organization dedicated to providing a support network for women and girls in science and engineering at UCSB and in the Santa Barbara region.