Fall 2023 Open House

Join us on Sept. 30 or Oct. 21 and hear from Engineering faculty and staff to learn more about the exciting opportunities waiting for you as a Ram Engineer!

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Mechanical and nuclear engineering professor receives U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science Early Career Award

Lane Carasik, Ph.D., is one of 93 researchers chosen nationwide and the first of VCU faculty to receive this prestigious award.

VCU ranked among top 20 most innovative public universities in the U.S.

Additionally, VCU’s overall ranking in U.S. News & World Report’s 2024 Best Colleges jumped 23 points over last year.

VCU undergraduate Gwendolyn Verity champions gender equality in engineering through NASA’s Student Engineering Research Program

Chemical and life science engineering senior, Gwendolyn Verity, spent the summer researching with NASA. Now, as she prepares for her senior year, she reflects on the program's commitment to breaking down gender barriers in STEM.

U.S. Department of Energy awards VCU College of Engineering $1.5 million toward a research, education and training Center of Excellence

Engineering foundation professor and director of nuclear engineering programs, Supathorn Phongikaroon, Ph.D., will bring together nuclear engineering faculty at VCU, VCU’s School of Business, VUU and VSU faculty members in Deparment of Energy-funded research project.

Welcome to the Ramily

Get to know Shawn Watson, one of the newest computer science students in the College of Engineering.

The VCU College of Engineering hosts Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Day

Sponsored by the Build Back Better Regional Challenge, Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Day brought together students, researchers, and industry partners interested in advancing the pharmaceutical manufacturing industry.

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Job Search Seminar for Grad Students

  12:00 PM  Engineering Research Building, Room 4303



Coffee Hour with BWX Technologies

  9:30 AM  Engineering West Hall, Lobby



BWX Technologies Info Sessions

  10:00 AM  Engineering Research Building, Room 1313



BME Seminar with Robert "Mark" Richardson, M.D., Ph.D.

  12:00 PM  Engineering Research Building, Room 1313

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increase in computer science students


increase in student participation in internships and co-ops since 2018