Our mission is to educate students for success in the field of mechanical engineering by providing academic programs that promote engineering principles, experiential learning, critical thinking, creative problem-solving, teamwork, leadership and outreach, and to pursue innovative research and scholarly achievement for advancing the State and developing technology solutions to societal needs.


  • Provide high-quality education in mechanical engineering at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.
  • Conduct basic and applied research in mechanical engineering and related areas.
  • Provide service to the profession, the State of Maine, and beyond.