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Explore Engineering

Explore Engineering the Hands-on Way!

November 2, 2019

Explore Engineering registration is now closed. If you'd like to be on our wait list, please contact Shawnee Breitenstein, 937-229-3296. Thank you.

The School of Engineering would like to invite high school sophomores, juniors and seniors to our Explore Engineering program. Visit our campus and discover engineering design and innovation through hands-on activities led by faculty and graduate students from our engineering departments. University of Dayton representatives from cooperative education, minority engineering and women engineering programs as well as University students, faculty and staff will be available to answer your questions.

Explore Engineering Tentative Schedule

Student Schedule Parent Schedule
11 a.m.
Optional Campus Tour
11 a.m.
Optional Campus Tour

Noon
Registration

Noon
Registration

1 p.m.
Welcome

  • Dean's Address
  • Moderated Student Panel

1 p.m.
Welcome

  • Dean's Address
  • Moderated Student Panel

2-5 p.m.
Follow Individualized Schedule, which includes:

  • Two hands-on labs (50 minutes each) based on student's top choices
  • During the third hour choose what interests you from the list below:
    • Visit with Department Representatives
    • Learn more about Co-op, the Office of Student Success or the Innovation Center
    • Visit Women Engineering Program, Minority Engineering Program, Visioneering Center, The ETHOS Center and some of our many student organizations
    • Drop by additional open labs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2 p.m.
Parent discussion and Q & A with the Associate Deans

2:30 p.m.
Admission and Scholarship Presentation (optional): Presented by the Office of Admission and Financial Aid

3-5 p.m.
Program and walk-in opportunities to choose what interests you from the list below:

  • Visit with Department Representatives
  • Presentation from the Honors Program
  • Learn more about Co-op, the Office of Student Success or the Innovation Center
  • Visit Women Engineering Program, Minority Engineering Program, Visioneering Center, The ETHOS Center and some of our student organizations
  • Drop by lab tours and open labs
  • Relaxation Zone: Enjoy a snack, tinker with Lego Robotic Kits, chat with University of Dayton students
  • Additional programming to be announced
MEP and WEP Overnight

The Friday before our fall Explore Engineering program, we invite minority and female high school juniors and seniors and their parents for an overnight visit hosted by our Minority Engineering Program (MEP) and Women Engineering Program (WEP).

Click to go to the webpage for more information.
CONTACT

School of Engineering Outreach Programs, Laura Bistrek, Executive Director

Kettering Laboratories
300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 0255
937.229.5080
Email