Colorado State University will host a free Engineering Exploration Day on Saturday, Oct. 29.

The on-campus event is a look into engineering programs for high school and transfer students and their families.

Registration is required for the free event, located at the Lory Student Center on the Fort Collins campus. Check-in starts at 7:30 a.m.

Scheduled activities offer unique opportunities for participants to connect one-on-one with current students and faculty in the Walter Scott, Jr. College of Engineering, where they can:

  • Tour state-of-the-art facilities and labs.
  • Learn how current students picked their passion.
  • Connect with engineering student organizations.
  • Talk with faculty members and advisors.
  • Learn about scholarship opportunities.

In addition to general sessions, participants can explore classes and talk with students and faculty in chemical, civil and environmental, electrical and computer, mechanical and biomedical engineering.

The Walter Scott, Jr. College of Engineering trains students to engage the global societal and environmental challenges of the day through research, education, innovation and outreach. An ABET-accredited institution, the college engages in cutting-edge research that provides students hands-on learning.