BEST Ways to Engage

J.B. Speed School of Engineering is one of the BEST academic and research communities in the nation. Our success framework is driven by Belonging, Excellence, Support, and Training.

With your support, we can invest in programs, scholarships, and opportunities which:

  • Foster a sense of belonging in our students, faculty, and staff
  • Empower our students to showcase their excellence
  • Prioritize academic, emotional, and financial support
  • Facilitate training outside of the classroom that prepares students to become engaged leaders in civil society


Data shows that sense of belonging is integral to student engagement, persistence, and development. The Speed School recruits and engages students of all experiences and backgrounds.


Excellence is at the core of the Speed experience. Research and leadership opportunities led by world-class faculty impact our students’ academic and personal success.


Our staff of IT and advising professionals ensure that students feel supported throughout their Speed journey. Mentor and tutoring services as well as scholarships also enable our team to help students along the way.


Our co-op and dual-level accredited programs enable students to gain real-world experience alongside their coursework. Service-learning opportunities prepare them for inter-cultural engagement, team-building, and leadership.