Student Organizations

American Society of Civil Engineers

Visit NDSU's ASCE website and stay up to date with what they're doing.

Visit ASCE's national student organization page here.

The student chapter of ASCE at NDSU is involved in several organizational activities, including both the;

Steel Bridge Competition (6 time National Champions)
  1. 1995 @ the University of Florida
  2. 2002 @ the University of Wisconsin, Madison
  3. 2004 @ Colorado School of Mines
  4. 2006 @ the University of Utah
  5. 2007 @ California State University, Northridge
  6. 2010 @ Purdue University
Concrete Canoe Competition

These activies are in addition to the monthly meeting at which an industry professional gives a lecture on a current topic, and their annual community boyscout badge day held every fall.

Society of Womeen Engineers

Visit our NDSU chapter page here.

Visit SWE's national student site here.

The Society of Women Engineers is a great way to get involved in activities and to be a part of an eventful group. A couple of our activities would include:

  • Engineering Extravaganza
  • Expanding Your Horizons
  • Tech GYRLS
  • Conference Regionals and Nationals

In addition to these activities, we carry out meetings every month and have professional speakers at the meetings. We host a social in the fall to network with professional companies and have a banquet in the spring.

American Waterworks Association/Water Environment Federation

Visit AWWA's student site here.

Visit WEF's site here.

The student chapter of AWWA/WEF is a collaboration of students interested in the Water Resources and Environmental side of Civil Engineering. The organization is comprised of monthly meetings with professional speakers. Student members also take part in the student design competition, WEFTEC. WEFTEC Design competition
  1. 2005-3rd place
  2. 2006-3rd place
  3. 2007-1st place
  4. 2008-2nd place
  5. 2009-runner’s up
  6. 2010-runner’s up

In addition, the students also take part in volunteer work including Expanding your Horizons, World Water Quality Monitoring Day, and much more.

During the summers, the Annual Joint Student Conference is held between NDSU, University of Manitoba, and SDSU where students get together to present on their research topics and learn about environmental/water related concerns. This summer, NDSU with hold the conference on June 2-4!

Institute of Transportation Engineers
Engineers Without Borders
American Indian Science and Engineering Society
Materials Research Society NDSU Chapter