Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineering is very broad in scope and is pertinent to a variety of engineering activities and products, such as transportation vehicles, energy generation, machine mechanisms, manufacturing systems, structures and processing plants. The mechanical engineering program provides a solid foundation for work in all of these fields. Read a message from the chair

Donner Schoeffler
“Putting engineering principles into practice is one of the key aspects of LMU’s major.”
Andrea Montes De Oca
 “LMU helped me see what I wanted to do and to achieve those dreams.”
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Events

Students working in a laboratory
Loyola Marymount Aerospace Research Society to build hybrid rocket and compete in Base 11 Challenge.
Engineering for humanity road trip
Student group addresses local and international humanitarian needs.
Hyperloop team creating schematics on a whiteboard
An interdisciplinary team of more than 70 Loyola Marymount University students competed in the SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition.
International Conference Research Award
A group of Loyola Marymount University engineering students and their professor won the Best Paper Award at an international conference.
Award winners holding their certificates
An interdisciplinary team of LMU entrepreneurship and engineering students reached the finals of the 2019 Values and Ventures Competition.