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Veterans in Engineering

SDSU’ s College of Engineering is proud to have been selected for funding by the National Science Foundation’s Troops to Engineers and S.E.R.V.I.C.E. Programs to provide special services to our student veterans.  


Success in Engineering for Recent Veterans through Internship and Career Experience

SERVICE Program Goals:

  • Provide dedicated employment assistance to engineering student veterans who desire internships
  • Provide outreach and guidance to pre-engineering student veterans who plan to attend SDSU.

SERVICE Program News:

Thank you to all of our industry supporters!! The following industry partners have supported SERVICE with grants:

Cubic Lockheed Martin

General Dynamics Northrop Grumman


The following companies are currently employing 51 of our veterans from SDSU’s College of Engineering:

 1-2 Employed Vets:                3+ Employed Vets:

Ambient      General Atomics
Assure Controls      General Dynamics
Brady & Assoc.      L-3 Communications
Continental Controls      Linear Technology
Cubic      Qualcomm
Dokken Engineering      SPAWAR 

In the News:

Hamilton Sundstrand 

INOVA Diagnostics, Inc.

Kevcon, Inc.
Leighton & Associates
Lockheed Martin
US Navy
Northrop Grumman
NOVA Eng. & Env. 

Orion Construction
Power Engineers
Rady’s Children’s Hospital
SDSU Machine Shop
SeaBotix, Inc.
Secure Wireless
Solar Turbines
San Diego VA
United Launch



CONGRATULATIONS 2014 Society of American Military Engineer Scholarship Award Winners!

From Left: Joshua Black, Raymond Powell, Keith Nelms, (Steve Wirsching, past president of SAME and scholarship committee chair), Elijah Elliot, Jeromey Suko and Brent Knickerbocker.

SDSU students received $20,000 in scholarships from SAME.


SDSU Student Chapter of the Society of American Military Engineers Officially Recognized by SAME National

SERVICE Student Chapter of the Society of American Military Engineers 

From Left: Rick Rubin (SAME San Diego President), Dr. Patricia Reily (SDSU SAME Advisor), & Jacob Pepper (SDSU SAME President)



For Questions or Assistance Contact:

Program Coordinator
Phone: (619) 594-5849
Student Services West 1661


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The College of Engineering welcomes our six new outstanding faculty starting in Fall 2015.

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Engineering & Interdisciplinary Sciences Complex

The EIS Complex is a key piece in the drive to become a top-50 public research university. Not only will it enhance SDSU’s teaching and research capacities, it will also help attract the best and brightest research faculty and students. 

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Design Day 2015

Thank you for joining us at our annual 2015 College of Engineering Design Day!  


K-12 STEM Education at SDSU, the Project Lead the Way Program

San Diego State will be hosting over 240 teachers for Project Lead the Way, beginning June 14-July 25, 2015 - it's the largest class yet.

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Apply to the $50K Zahn Challenge for SDSU students, faculty and staff with an idea for a commercial enterprise, social enterprise or project resulting in a social impact.

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