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Hear from mechanical and nuclear engineering undergradaute students about all of the exciting opportunities our students have access to. From research to clubs to study abroad programs, find what interests you and learn how you can get involved. 

Undergraduate Research

Learn more about undergraduate research opportunities.

Global Experience

Learn more about global engineering opportunities.

Internships and Co-ops

Learn more about engineering internships and co-ops.

Student Organizations

Learn more about student clubs and organizations.

Alumni-Student Mentoring

Learn more aobut the alumni mentoring programs.



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