ASME Students

Student Organizations

As the largest engineering department on campus, we have an extremely active student body and offer many ways for you to have some fun with your fellow students while enhancing your engineering education. The groups listed here are just a sample of the ways you can get involved. Unless otherwise specified, student interest and activity groups that are open to undergraduates are also open to graduate students.

Professional Societies

Engineering Honor Societies

Diversity in Engineering

Special Interest

Internationally Focused

Graduate Student Councils and Organizations

Career Resources
Study Abroad


The Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering at Penn State is one of the nation’s largest and most successful engineering departments. We serve more than 1,000 undergraduate students and more than 330 graduate students

We offer B.S. degrees in mechanical engineering and nuclear engineering as well as resident (M.S., Ph.D.) and online (M.S., M.Eng.) graduate degrees in nuclear engineering and mechanical engineering. MNE's strength is in offering hands-on experience in highly relevant research areas, such as energy, homeland security, biomedical devices, and transportation systems.

Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering

137 Reber Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-4400

Phone: 814-865-2519