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Diversity in Engineering Center

Find Your Home in Engineering

The Diversity in Engineering Center connects engineering students, faculty and staff as well as engineering industry and community partners to create opportunities for academic success, professional networking and inclusive communities. Upholding the dignity of every person, our programs are designed to engage historically untapped communities within our School of Engineering, and we welcome and invite all members of our campus community to engage with us. Participate in our programs: Women Engineering Program, Multi-Ethnic Engineers Program and International Engineering Student Engagement and find your engineering home.


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Virtual Academic Visit

Schedule a virtual academic visit today to get all your questions answered. Prospective students can connect online with an associate dean, department chair or faculty member and get a student perspective from an Engineering Ambassador. Complete the Online Academic Visit Form to set up your School of Engineering virtual academic visit.

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Explore Our Programs
Women Engineering Program
Everyone can find their personal path in engineering at the University of Dayton. Engage with the WEP, and we’ll help connect you to your community and resources.
Explore Women Engineering Program
Multi-Ethnic Engineers Program

You are an emerging engineer with rich cultural experiences. Join the MEP, and we’ll help you connect with peers as well as explore your engineering identity.

Explore Multi-Ethnic Engineers Program
International Engineering Student Engagement

IESE creates and fosters a home for international students to build intercultural competence as well as interpersonal and leadership skills, helping to shape you into a global engineer.

Explore International Engineering Student Engagement

Diversity in Engineering Center, Laura Bistrek, Exec. Director

Kettering Laboratories
300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 0255