The Industrial Technology department supports an active student
unit, Chapter S264 of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers
(SME). This professional society provides students with special opportunities to learn about modern industry,
to gain experience in leadership roles, and to participate in department
Purpose of SME
Student Chapter S264
The purpose of the Society of Manufacturing
Engineers Student Chapter is to promote the advancement of scientific
knowledge in the field of manufacturing. This society will provide
means and methods of applying such knowledge in practice and in education.
Expand the leadership and mechanisms
necessary to provide current information regarding the manufacturing
enterprise in a continuing basis.
Provide a dynamic and viable membership
structure and membership base in accordance to the Constitution and
Bylaws of manufacturing professionals.
Provide leadership regarding the formal
education process of manufacturing professionals.
Provide recognition and support for
professional growth of students obtaining degrees in manufacturing and
Promote manufacturing as an essential
contributor to the economic well being of nations.
Thank you for visiting
our web site. The Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) Student Chapter
S264 is open to anyone who is interested in manufacturing. Joining and participating in SME activities is a great
way to network and further your career. Many of our members have obtained
employment through various SME sponsored activities. National dues are under $30 a
year and entitle you to the monthly periodical Manufacturing Engineering, numerous discounts
for workshops and trade shows, and submitting your resume to the SME
Employment database. SME sponsors a variety of scholarships which may help you
pave the way to finishing your degree.
Joining SME is a great way
to help you advance in your academic and future professional career. Please join us in our
meetings, which are announced by bulletin board and on this web site, and held in
room 111 of the Industrial Technology building. Pizza and refreshments are
often served during the meetings and the atmosphere is social, so stop by, enjoy
yourself, and make some new friends with the
Hope to see you soon!