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


“I love the bridge between academics and service.”
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 “LMU helped me see what I wanted to do and to achieve those dreams.”
Student in Vehicle for challenge
Mechanical engineering seniors capped off their senior year participating in the American Society of Mechanical Engineers’ 2018 Human Powered Vehicle Challenge.
Engineering for humanity road trip
Student group addresses local and international humanitarian needs.
Hyperloop team working in the board
An interdisciplinary team of more than 70 Loyola Marymount University students competed in the SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition.
During a recent campus talk, SpaceX’s Tom Mueller advised students to pursue what they love and have a positive attitude as they embark on their careers.
Engineering students headed to the front of the class as they became teachers of engineering to more than 100 fifth grade students.