Undergraduate Student Groups

ASME Student Chapter

The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) functions as a student technical and professional society.  Students elect their own officers and conduct a variety of programs of academic, professional and social interest to them.

Engineers without Borders

The Penn chapter of Engineers Without Borders seeks to help its undergraduate members develop the skills and knowledge necessary to leave lasting social impact on a global scale.

National Society of Black Engineers

The mission of NSBE is to increase the number of culturally responsible Black Engineers who excel academically, succeed professionally and positively impact the community.

Penn Electric Racing Team

Penn Electric Racing has roots in the American Solar Car Challenge, and now focuses on battery-powered vehicles.  The club’s purpose is to build efficient electric vehicles, promoting the mantra that clean energy and high performance are not mutually exclusive when it comes to cars.  Students take vehicle projects from conception to the pavement, with opportunities in design, simulation, fabrication, testing, and organized competition.

Society of Asian Scientists & Engineers (SASE)

The Society of Asian Scientists & Engineers (SASE) is committed to helping STEM students achieve their full career potential through professional development, celebrating diversity, and giving back to our local communities. SASE is right at the intersection of culture, science, and technology. Join SASE for mentorship, community impact, and professional development events throughout the year!

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers

SHPE promotes the development of Hispanics in engineering, science and other technical professions to achieve educational excellence, economic opportunity and social equity.

Society of Women Engineers (SWE)

The mission of SWE is to stimulate women to achieve full potential in careers as engineers and leaders, to expand the image of the engineering profession as a positive force in improving the quality of life and to demonstrate the value of diversity.


For more engineering student groups, please see Student Clubs + Organizations.