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The College of Engineering transforms lives and enhances society through impactful education and research. Join us in tackling the world’s biggest challenges — such as developing sustainable energy solutions, ensuring access to clean water, and developing next-gen microelectronics.

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Time and Tide

Looking back as the O.H. Hinsdale Wave Lab turns 50.

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Student Stories

Kimberly Truong, double majoring in computer science and mathematics, has been named a 2023 Goldwater Scholar. She intends to obtain a Ph.D. in machine learning and conduct research at the intersection of machine learning and software engineering.


Led by Kaitlin Fogg, researchers at Oregon State have created a means of speeding up and improving the evaluation process for drugs used to combat cervical cancer.


A national education group has honored the College of Engineering for its work in recruiting and supporting women and underrepresented minorities within the college.



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The College of Engineering is an inclusive community of learners dedicated to addressing some of the world's most complex engineering challenges.


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Oregon State Engineering

Stay connected through our semiannual alumni magazine, filled with stories for and about our remarkable graduates


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Engineering Out Loud

Check out our award-winning podcast, which tells stories of how our people are creating a better future


Engineering Monthly

Keep up with College of Engineering events and the latest accomplishments of our faculty, students, and alumni


See our students and researchers in action.

Units of the College of Engineering

Crops and Kilowatts

Chad Higgins, associate professor of biological and ecological engineering, is leading the construction of a $1.5 million project that will allow researchers to optimize agrivoltaic systems in which land is co-developed for solar power and agriculture.

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Faculty Lecture Series 2023

Featuring lectures by faculty members who are leading groundbreaking research in areas such as clean energy, autonomous robots, tsunami resilience, and more.

Graduation Celebrations 2023

Each school unit within the College of Engineering is planning graduation celebration activities for students graduating in 2023. All school-based celebrations will take place Friday, June 16.

Engineering Expo 2023

Featuring interactive design project displays created and hosted by more than 1,200 senior engineering students.

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Listen to our Award-winning Podcast View all episodes

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Graduation day, S12E4
The final episode of the season occupies a time of transition, as spinoff company Espiku ramps up. We get an update on two systems that received patents and a…
Bahman Abbasi’s desalination research.
And so, it flows, S12E3
The pandemic didn’t stop Bahman Abbasi’s desalination research. In this third episode, we learn about the successful lab-scale demonstration of his team’s…
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Building the foundation, S12E2
We travel to Bend, Oregon, to visit the Water and Energy Technologies Laboratory and meet the team inventing a new desalination technology. Bahman Abbasi,…

Explore Our Programs 

Whether you’re interested in the far reaches of outer space or the ocean’s depth — and just about anything in between — the College of Engineering has the degree you’re looking for. See for yourself: 

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Believe It

Oregon State University launched Believe It: The Campaign for Oregon State University, on Friday, Oct. 14, 2022, led by the OSU Foundation. To date, donors have contributed $1 billion toward the campaign’s $1.75 billion goal and have created nearly 500 new scholarship, fellowship, and student support funds.

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