Apr 10

College of Engineering Research Symposium

Nittany Lion Inn
8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

The College of Engineering Research Symposium showcases graduate and undergraduate research results via paper and poster presentations. Furthermore, CERS provides an in-house peer review network for students who are currently working towards completing a research project.


Apr 26

Engineering Design Showcase

Bryce Jordan Center
1:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

The Design Showcase is an exhibit of engineering design projects—from first-year design to senior capstone—created by students with the support of Penn State engineering faculty members and industry sponsors.


Apr 30-May 04

Finals Week - No classes



The Penn State Department of Aerospace Engineering, established in 1961 and the only aerospace engineering department in Pennsylvania, is consistently recognized as one of the top aerospace engineering departments in the nation, and is also an international leader in aerospace education, research, and engagement. Our undergraduate program is ranked 15th and our graduate programs are ranked 15th nationally by U.S. News & World Report, while one in 25 holders of a B.S. degree in aerospace engineering in the U.S. earned it from Penn State. Our students are consistently among the most highly recruited by industry, government, and graduate schools nationwide.

The department is built upon the fundamentals of academic integrity, innovation in research, and commitment to the advancement of industry. Through an innovative curriculum and world-class instruction that reflects current industry practice and embraces future trends, Penn State Aerospace Engineering graduates emerge as broadly educated, technically sound aerospace engineers who will become future leaders in a critical industry

Department of Aerospace Engineering

229 Hammond Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-2569