Engineering with Engineers

Located in the center of one of the world’s technology and engineering hubs, the Mechanical Engineering Department is committed to student learning and professional formation. Our technically rigorous, design-focused education is situated in a collaborative environment that emphasizes individual attention and connections to industry.

Our Mission

The mission of the Mechanical Engineering Department is to provide a technically rigorous, design-focused education in a collaborative environment that emphasizes individual attention and connections to industry, while preparing students to help create a more just and humane world.

 

$1.86 mil
NSF "RED" Grant

SU is one of only two mechanical engineering programs in the US to receive a "Revolutionizing Engineering Departments (RED)" Grant from the National Science Foundation

#29
Best Undergraduate Engineering Program
100%
Complete Industry-Sponsored Projects

All undergraduate engineering students partner with local businesses to solve problems through SU's Project Center

Engineering Accreditation Commission

 

Mechanical Engineering News

Dr. Teodora Shuman, Mechanical Engineering Department Chair
Dr. Teodora Shuman

Department Chair

teodora@seattleu.edu | 206.296.5535

Kara Reichenbach, Mechanical Engineering Senior Admin
Kara Reichenbach

Senior Administrative Assistant

kreichenbach@seattleu.edu | 206.296.5540

Mechanical Engineering Faculty and Staff Group Photo

Welcome!

The Mechanical Engineering faculty and staff is looking forward to making the 2021-22 academic year your best yet!

 Fields of Study & Careers in Mechanical Engineering
  • Robotics & Machineries
  • Energy & Environment
  • Medical Devices
  • Transportation
  • Research & Education