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Only the most innovative and creative solutions will overcome the energy and technology challenges facing today's world. The students, faculty, and staff of the University of Wyoming's College of Engineering and Applied Sciences understand these challenges. They coordinate with leading national science and technology agencies to devise strategies to make our nation and world safer, cleaner and more technologically sound. All students have the opportunity to learn from and work alongside world-class researchers who engage our most complex topics. UW College of Engineering graduates are leaders within many of the world's most influential corporations and government agencies.

Click here to begin your journey of discovery and find a place in one of UW's eleven College of Engineering and Applied Science programs.

Rise to National Prominence - The Tier-1 Initiative

Now is the time to be part of the University of Wyoming College of Engineering and Applied Science. After a significant investment from Wyoming state government in 2012, the Tier-1 Engineering Initiative was created to elevate the college to new heights of excellence in education, research and service. The initiative focuses on the following strategic goals:

  • Excellence in Undergraduate Education
  • World-Class Research and Graduate Education
  • Productive Economic Development
  • K-14 STEM Education

Find out more about it here.

CEAS Calendar of Events

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An ECE student studies a robotic component.

Learn More About the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

July 21, 2016 — Our department studies and builds advanced technologies for the future.

Petroleum engineering student Virginia Rivas Zambrano works inside the BP Rock and Fluids Lab in the

UW Student Chapter Earns Gold Standard Designation

July 20, 2016 — The University of Wyoming student chapter of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) has earned a prestigious honor, announced recently by the national organization.

UW Professor Fred Ogden poses by a stream for a portrait.

Ogden’s Work In Water Resources Recognized

July 19, 2016 — University of Wyoming Professor Fred Ogden was recognized for his contribution to an academic paper by an international organization recently.

Briley James prepares for an engineering exercise in the Engineering Summer Program.

UW Summer Outreach Program Prepares Students for College and Career

July 18, 2016 — Briley James wants a career where she can help people, and that’s why she is aiming to become an engineer.

Jeff Clune, left, explains artificial intelligence applications to graduate students.

Clune Named Distinguished Young Investigator

July 11, 2016 — The honors keep coming for University of Wyoming Assistant Professor Jeff Clune.

Steve Barrett

HSI Students Have Unique Opportunities

July 8, 2016 — For nearly three decades, Wyoming rising sophomore students have had the opportunity to have their first taste of college life while attending the University of Wyoming Summer High School Institute (HSI).

Robotics will be the focus of two educator workshops next week at UW.

Wyoming Educators to Attend Engineering Workshops

July 8, 2016 — A newly developed program will introduce Wyoming educators to engineering concepts next week at the University of Wyoming.

Vladimir Alvarado discusses flow through porous media in oil and gas applications.

Alvarado Tabbed As Department Head of Chemical Engineering

July 7, 2016 — The Department of Chemical Engineering in the College of Engineering and Applied Science (CEAS) has a new leader, as Vladimir Alvarado assumed duties this week as department head.

curved view of rows of computer servers

Nine UW Projects Awarded Summer Use of Supercomputer in Cheyenne

June 28, 2016 — Nine projects, a number of which have applications to atmospheric science issues, were recently chosen to receive computational time and storage space on the supercomputer in Cheyenne.

A group of mechanical engineering students and faculty discuss a project.

Enroll Now in the College of Engineering and Applied Science

June 17, 2016 — Connect with an enrollment specialist to confirm and enroll at the University of Wyoming!

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Coleman Henry is a civil and architectural engineering student at the University of Wyoming. His passion is protecting our environment and helping people. As part of that, he performs critical water research to ensure clean water is available to all.

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Erica Belmont is a mechanical engineering professor at the University of Wyoming. Her focus is educating and interacting with her students, along with research into improved combustion technologies.

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