BRILLIANT ENGINEERING STUDENTS. REAL-WORLD PROJECTS.
Contact us to submit a project.
Join our industry partners and sponsor a capstone project at the University of Arizona.
EXCELLENCE IN DESIGN. OUR TEAMS PERFORM AT THE TOP LEVEL.
Students competed for $36,250 in industry-sponsored prizes in 2019.
"THE MOST EXCITING DAY ON CAMPUS."
Read acting Dean Larry Head's thoughts about Design Day 2019.
Get a Fresh Perspective on Design.
A team of UA engineering students dives into each sponsored project for a full academic year of research, planning, design, building and testing.
“The energy level is really neat. Bringing in this fresh talent all the time is very key to our vibrancy.”
Vice President of Engineering at BAE Systems
“We’re getting very creative input.”
Dr. Carter Newton
Founder of CardioSpark
“When I look to hire engineering students, one of the first things I want to know about is their senior design projects.”
Director of Engineering at Sargent Aerospace & Defense
“The students bring a fresh perspective and ideas in their approaches to helping us resolve engineering challenges.”
Engineer at Raytheon
“The best part is seeing how the students take a real-life problem and try to create their own solution.”
Former Director of Sales & Marketing at Universal Avionic
“The solution developed by the team will be a key component in improving our internal processes.”
Mechanical Engineer at Salt River Project
“The team went above and beyond to find additional tasks benefitting the scope of the project.”
Program Manager at Areté Associates
“If the students are successful, we will have a potential new design that can be applied in industry.”
Engineer Fellow at Honeywell
“Teams are helping us flesh out technology that is key to making our network viable and effective.”
CEO at CardioSpark