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The first-year engineering experience

The Direct to College experience helps students explore different engineering disciplines, build connections with fellow students, and provides them with holistic support to ensure their success inside and outside the classroom.


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An aerial view of Cle Elum Ridge

Regional research

Balancing fire and ice

To safeguard the region's vulnerable water supply, CEE researchers are working on a forest management strategy that balances wildfire prevention with snowpack preservation.

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120 years of engineering innovation
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26.5% female faculty members #1 among the top 50 engineering schools
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$125M in externally funded research