Within Viterbi, there are plenty of student organizations to join in order to build your college experience outside of the classroom. There are a variety of different of clubs within Viterbi, such as professional organizations, design teams, social groups, and minority organizations! Check out some of the coolest organizations below!
Engineering Without Borders (EWB)
USC Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Design Team
Society of Women Engineers (SWE)
The Society of Women Engineers works to provide female engineers with a supportive community and a greater voice in the engineering industry. Members benefit from a large range of community, social, and networking events. Community events include K-12 outreach, social events include ice cream socials and mentorship programs, and networking events include dinners with companies and professional development nights.
USC Racing is a design team that designs, constructs, tests, and races high performance autocross racecars. Every year USC Racing compete against universities from across the globe in an ultimate test of each school’s car’s abilities. Winning teams combine cutting-edge research and analysis with skilled hands-on manufacturing. Teams must also be highly organized and present a business case for their car to a panel of industry judges.
Although below is a specific example for biomedical engineering, each major has its own organization! Examples include The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AICHE), the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), and the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE).
Associated Students of Biomedical Engineering (ASBME)
ASBME is a student run undergraduate and graduate biomedical engineering organization at USC that serves the engineering student body through academic, social, and corporate events. Students gain clarity of their chosen field of study and the opportunities that being a BME major brings. Students are also able to get a foot in the corporate door at the annual ASBME corporate dinner, attended by USC alumni as well as other corporate representatives