Brown University School of Engineering


Virtual Degree Conferral and Commencement Ceremonies

The University will host Virtual Degree Conferral Ceremonies for those who have earned their Brown degrees on Sunday, May 24, 2020, at 1 p.m. Online events will include remarks by President Christina H. Paxson and other special moments. Three separate degree conferral ceremonies will be held simultaneously for graduating seniors, master’s and doctoral candidates, and medical students. Recordings will be available after the event.

Dean in the Lobby

Join Senior Associate Dean Rod Beresford every Tuesday through May 12, between 5-6 p.m. EST, for drop-in open office visits via Zoom. He will discuss issues, answer questions, listen to suggestions or complaints about the School of Engineering, engineering classes, labs, facilities, etc.

First Year Engineering Student FAQ

For anyone considering engineering at Brown, this page can help answer some common questions, and help provide guidance on course selection.

Interested in Graduate School?

Whether your goals are a career in academia, research, or enhancing your employment prospects and earning potential, Brown's School of Engineering offers programs that meet your needs. Explore our graduate programs and see why Brown is the right choice for your graduate education.

Hibbitt Engineering Fellows Program

Brown Engineering is recruiting exceptionally talented researchers who have received their Ph.D. degree in engineering, or an engineering-related discipline, or who expect to do so by July 2020, and who aspire to create independent research and pursue careers as leaders of innovation.