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Shop Summer Hours

Shop Summer Hours
The MME Machine Shop Summer Hours are Monday-Thursday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Projects should not be started after 4 p.m. to allow for clean-up time. Key card access to the shop is not granted during summer term.

Registration Problems?

Registration Problems?
If you are having issues registering for Fall 2015 classes, please fill out a special registration form and return it to the front desk of the MME Office.

Fall Term Prep.

Fall Term Prep.
New Student Orientation is required for new, fully-admitted undergraduate students--see which one is right for you! If you are a transfer student, please make sure that you have submitted all official transcripts to Portland State University Admissions Office.
The Mechanical and Materials Engineering Department provides a strong educational experience including an ABET-accredited undergraduate program focusing on Mechanical Engineering design. Our graduate programs in Mechanical Engineering and Materials Engineering focus on research opportunities and industry partnerships.

Undergraduate Degree in Mechanical Engineering

The MME Department offers a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (BSME). This four year, undergraduate major prepares students for entry-level positions in mechanical engineering. Read more about the educational objectivesadmission to the program, scholarship opportunities, the MECOP Internship Program, and the BSME Capstone Experience

Bachelors + Masters Pathway

Through the Pathways program, admitted BSME students are able to take up to 16 credits of ME elective coursework at the graduate level (500 or 600) and apply it to both their BSME and MSME or MENG degrees.  Find out more about the Pathway!


Graduate Degree Programs

Students interested in advanced training can pursue the MENG, MSME, MSMSE, and Ph.D., degrees at the graduate level.

Department Research

MME faculty are engaged in a variety of research projects ranging from fundamental investigations to applied projects sponsored by local industry. To learn more about MME research activities, start browsing the Faculty Profiles and Contact Information.  View research and teaching laboratories and see where prototypes are built in the MME Machine Shop