Our students participate in organizations, competitions and have an 800 hour work requirement if seeking a bachelor degree. These student activities provide workplace experience and an opportunity to network with others in the industry.
Current active student organizations in the department include:
- Sigma Lambda Chi
Visit our Student Organization Page for more information.
Our students participate in a variety of competitions. Read about them here.
Work Experience Requirement
All baccalaureate students in the department are required to complete a minimum of 800 contact hours of practical work experience in an approved construction-related activity. This stipulation provides the graduate with valuable industry experience and insights.
Thanks to our industry partners, 95 students were awarded scholarships in the 2019-2020 school year for a total of $91,000. Individuals received $500 to $2,000. Scholarships are available through the University, College of STEM and the department. All private and alumni scholarships through the University are applied for using Trojan Smart.