- Four NSF CAREER awardees in our department.
- Research expenditure and active grant were $1 million and $6 million in 2009.
- Sixty five peer reviewed journal articles were published/accepted in 2009 (average 5 journal articles per faculty).
- University Faculty Lectureship (2010-2011) and Distinguished Professorship awarded to our faculty.
- Six National Steel Bridge Championships by our ASCE Student Chapter.
- The National Chapter Challenge Championship in 2007 by our MRS Student Chapter.
- The National Wastewater Design Competition Championship in 2007 by our AWWA/WEF Student Chapter.
- Several college and university teaching awards including the Peltier and Odney Awards by our faculty.
- FE Exam passing percentage consistently higher than the national average in the past ten years.