Congratulations graduates! College confers 285 undergraduate and graduate degrees

This spring, the college conferred 26 doctoral degrees, 68 master’s degrees and 191 undergraduate degrees. These 285 engineers and computer scientists (up from 258 last year) are heading to companies near and far, including Rockwell Automation, Amazon and Signicast.

The new graduates also came from near and far to attend the College of Engineering & Applied Science. In this story and video, meet Alvaro De León González, who grew up in Mexico, where he studied at the Universidad Autónoma de Aguascalientes before transferring to UWM to finish his civil engineering degree. UWM, he says, was his first choice for engineering.

Click here to watch Spring 2019 Commencement.