Design Teams

Gain some hands on experience with our design teams


Design Teams

are a great opportunity to get hands-on experience, explore a passion, and apply what you’re learning in the classroom. Completely student run, design teams allow students to transform their creative ideas into something great.

Explore some of the student organizations

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As a member of 3D4E I’ve been able to gain hands-on technical experience by using 3D printing technology to design and prototype devices to address healthcare issues.Alex, Biomedical Engineering '18

Listen to what our design teams are up to

The USC Solar Car team is one of Viterbi’s student-run design teams, and their goal is to create a fully functional solar car to enter into the 2017 World Solar Challenge. Listen to learn more about the design process, industry connections, and their plan for the week long cross-continental solar car race.

Paul and Kelly sit down with Ian, Jason, and Anchal who are the leaders of the USC Racing team. They spend all year designing, constructing, testing, and racing a high performance race car! We discuss the different sub teams, what the competition is like, their favorite cars, and some restaurants around LA.

In Episode 39 Paul and Alex learn more about LavaLab, USC’s student-run incubator, from Drake and Aneesha. LavaLab teaches their members how to apply the concepts of entrepreneurship and innovation to make their product ideas come to life, and provides tons of resources and guidance along the way.

Viterbi Life and More

On Campus

Check out other student organizations. Opportunities to get involved are endless!


Free Time

There's so much more to do with your time. Adventure awaits.

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In the Class

Check out Viterbi majors, and get a glimpse into the cool things we're learning.