EXPLORE MECH 2018: 10/5/18

Followed by Engineering Exploration Day: 10/6/18

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2018 – 7:00am to 3:40pm

EXPLORE MECH is part of the EXPLORE CSU full-day-visit program. It’s designed for high school seniors and transfer students to experience what it means to be a Mech Ram. You’ll spend the day exploring campus and learning how CSU supports and promotes student success.

The day includes an information and resource fair, admissions overview, a guidebook showcasing unique campus destinations, lunch in one of our dining centers, and mechanical engineering breakout sessions, among several other breakout sessions. Explore the many ways you can find your state at CSU.

Schedule

7:00 am – 8:45 am – Registration and Check-In: Lory Student Center Theater

7:30 am – 8:15 am – Optional Early Bird Mini Destination Tours (departing at 7:30 am and 7:45 am)

8:00 am – 8:45 am – Optional Campus Resource Fair

9:00 am – 9:45 am – Program Welcome

10:00 am – 10:40 am – Session 1: Explore MECH: A Day In the Life of a Mechanical Engineering Student

11:00 am – 11:40 am – Session 2: Explore MECH: Mechanical Engineering Project Demonstration

11:45 am – 1:00 pm – Lunch

1:00 – 2:00 pm – Academic Fair

2:00 pm – 2:40 pm – Session 3: Explore MECH: Mechanical Engineering Lab Tours

3:00 pm – 3:40 pm – Session 4: Explore MECH: Lab Demonstration

Explore MECH Session Details

Session 1: Explore MECH: A Day In the Life of a Mechanical Engineering Student
Participants will hear from current MECH students, experience a hands-on demonstration, and hear a brief lecture from a faculty member to engage as if they were already a student in our program.


Session 2: Explore MECH: Mechanical Engineering Project Demonstration
Engage with MECH students to learn about their innovative projects. This session will provide participants with an opportunity to see the dynamic projects that MECH students get to create.


Session 3: Explore MECH: Mechanical Engineering Lab Tours
Explore the labs that make the MECH curriculum come alive.


Session 4: Explore MECH: Lab Demonstration
Participate in lab demonstrations with the MECH Department’s lab support engineers. Students must attend the lab tour to participate in this demonstration.

Cost

There is no charge to attend Explore CSU. Light morning refreshments, lunch in an on-campus dining center, and on-campus parking are provided.

What You’ll Get

  • University overview
  • Admissions and financial aid information
  • Breakout sessions
  • Information fair featuring campus resources and all academic colleges
  • CSU swag

Contact

Questions? Please contact our Admissions Events Team at admissionsevents@colostate.edu.

ENGINEERING EXPLORATION DAY
Saturday, October 6, 2018 – 9:00am to 4:00pm

In addition to EXPLORE CSU events on Friday, October 5, please join us in attending Engineering Exploration Day on Saturday, October 6. We invite high school students, parents, and community members to explore engineering majors and careers.The event will be held on CSU’s campus and is free of charge and open to the public. Over the course of the day you’ll hear from engineering professors and current students who will guide you in exploring engineering majors.