First-Year Experience

First-year students in the College of Engineering and Architecture (CEA) receive:

Motivation through an Introduction to Engineering curriculum that emphasizes preparation for college success, design thinking & innovation, & experiential learning themes.

Accountability through weekly study halls and tutoring sessions students are held accountable for devoting time to studying and mastering chemistry, physics, and calculus concepts that will enable their success in their degree programs.

Mentoring through peer, corporate, and faculty mentoring. Students are provided with advice, resources, and professional development opportunities.

News

Meet the CEA Forbes Under 30 Scholars

Fri, October, 18 2019

Five of our students have been selected as Forbes Under 30 Scholars for the 2019 Forbes Under 30 Summit. A summit with a social reach of 2.3B that attracts celebrities, business leaders, mentors and visionaries, and the world’s best selection of young entrepreneurs is no ordinary event. Read More >>

Meet Bison STEM Scholar Jordan Smith

Tue, October, 1 2019

Chemical Engineering Sophomore Jordan Smith is passionate about climate change research and finding renewable energy solutions. Born and raised in Cincinnati, Ohio, Smith made the move to Washington, D.C. after he was selected as a Howard University Bison STEM Scholar.Read More >>

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