The Mechanical Engineering program at UWM implements the university’s mission to the professional and personal growth of its students so that they can become effective contributors to the engineering profession and to society as a whole. The current mission of the UWM Mechanical Engineering department is

  1. To provide quality educational programs for undergraduate and graduate students planning careers in Mechanical Engineering or related fields.
  2. To create and disseminate knowledge through research, publications, and other scholarly activities.
  3. To foster a close partnership with industry and government.
  4. To engage in professional and academic service activities of value to the university, and the community at large.