The Department of Mechanical Engineering has over 11,000 alumni. If you would like to engage with others, please consider attending Homecoming in the fall and ME-AN sponsored events throughout the year. 

ME Alumni Network (ME-AN)

Jim Rutzick (ME 1966) has volunteered to head this group. If you would like more information, please send Jim an email: You can also search for University of Minnesota Mechanical Engineering under Groups on LinkedIn. 

Upcoming Events:

She is ME Open House — Friday, May 3, 2024
Join fellow women ME alumni for a gathering on campus.

ME Alumni Event  — Tuesday, May 21, 2024
Open house honoring the retirement of Professor David Kittelson.

Questions? Contact Jennifer Clarke at or 612-626-9354.