Online appointments available
Advisers are available to meet remotely via Zoom during our regular advising hours.
There are different procedures for students who enter the Ph.D. program without an M.S., with an M.S. from another school, and with a UW MSME or MSE degree. These differences affect the curriculum prior to and timing of the qualifying exam.
Data Science degree options »
Current enrolled ME graduate students are eligible to apply for Data Science degree options. The students must contact the graduate academic advisers to declare interest in pursuing the Data Science degree track.
A schedule of qualifying and final examinations for individual graduate students including dates and locations.
Graduate students can focus their studies on one of several subject areas:
- Controls, Mechatronics & Robotics
- Design for Environment
- Dynamics & Vibrations
- Fluid Mechanics/Microfluidics
- Mechanics, Materials & Manufacturing
Forms for thesis options, master's to Ph.D. application, special projects, and petitions.
Guidelines on available desks, priority of assignment, frequency of reassignment, and procedures for requesting and reassigning desks.
The ME Graduate Student Association (MEGA) is run by students in the ME department. MEGA provides social and mentoring opportunities and represents the needs of graduate students throughout the department.