Student Organizations

In addition to biomedical engineering specific organizations, CSU offers many other campus wide clubs and organizations that you can join.

National Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES)
To promote and enhance biomedical engineering knowledge worldwide and its utilization for the health and well being of humankind.

CSU Student BMES Chapter

Biomedical Student Association
To unite students who have a common interest in biomedical sciences and to provide opportunities to learn about biomedical sciences beyond the classroom.

American Indian Science & Engineering Society Chapter
A national, non-profit organization which nurtures building of community by bridging science and technology with traditional Native values.

American Society of Civil Engineers
"To provide its members with a wide range of programs. Student projects such as Concrete Canoe and Steel Bridge regional competitions, along with Canadian Great Northern Concrete Tobogan Race gives members an opportunity to work on projects, etc."

American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Our mission is to promote and enhance the technical competency and professional well being of it members, and through quality programs and activities in mechanical engineering, better enable its practitioners to contribute to the well being of humankind.

Biochemistry Club
To interest students in the biochemical sciences and provide them with a constructive environment in which to form relationships both with their fellow students and professors, provide resources and info to students.

Biology Club
To educate the CSU student body and Fort Collins community on topics relating to the field of Biology.

Colorado Alliance for Minority Participation (CO-AMP)
CO-AMP is sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF) for the purpose of attracting and preparing students for careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM).

Engineers Without Borders
To help developing areas worldwide with their engineering needs, while involving and training internationally responsible students. EWB projects involve the design and construction of water, waste-water, sanitation, energy, and shelter systems.

IEEE - The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers - Local Chapter
The student branch of IEEE at Colorado State University is a chapter of the world-wide professional organization of IEEE. You don't have to be a member to attend meetings or take an active part in the organization. How do you get plugged in?

National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE)
NSBE's mission is to increase the number of culturally responsible Black engineers who excel academically, succeed professionally and positively impact the community.

Preparing future workers in the health care field to be good candidates for the respective schools they will apply to and good students and employees once in the medical community.

Rocky Mountain International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineers
To promote networking, educational exchange, and career opportunities to students in all aspects of the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries in addition to promote publicity for the availability of grants, awards, and internship opportunities.

Society for the Advancement of Chicanos & Native Americans (SACNAS)
To promote student recruitment and retention of Chicanos, Latinos, Native Americans, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians and other underrepresented minorities in science.

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)
A national organization of professional engineers who serve as role models in the Hispanic community.

Society of Women Engineers (SWE)

Inform young women, their parents, counselors, and the general public, of the qualifications and achievements of women engineers and the opportunities open to them.

Assist women in readying themselves for a return to active work after temporary retirement.
Serve as a center of information on women in engineering.
Encourage women engineers to attain high levels of education and professional achievement.

Students as Leaders in Science
Provides undergraduate students with academic excellence and leadership opportunities to excel in the field of science.

The American Institute of Chemical Engineers - Local Chapter
The world's leading organization for chemical engineering professionals, it connects students with a global network of resourceful colleagues.

Women in Chemistry
Provide a venue for women chemists to meet and interact and to facilitate both their professional and personal growth.  Throughout the year, we host brown bag lunches, workshops, and sponsor women seminar speakers in our department.