Members of SWE at the CSTEM career fair promoting their organization.

Student Activities

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.


The 2021-2022 school year promises to be exciting for student competitions.

Check out our competition page here.


Visit our Student Organization Page for more information.

Our students also participate in College and University level organizations.


All baccalaureate students in the department are required to complete 800 contact hours of work experience in an approved construction-related activity. This provides the graduate with valuable experience.



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.

ASA presenting a check for scholarships to some of our students and department chair at their annual crawfish boil.

ASA presenting a check for scholarships to our department at their annual crawfish boil.

Senior Projects

Seniors in our department must complete projects showcasing what they have learned. Follow this link for more information.

Alumni Spotlight

Read about our graduates and alumni here. You can also nominate someone for a featured article.

Graduate Employment Data

We are proud that students in our department find great jobs quickly. Visit this page to look at recent employment data.