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American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Founded in 1852, the ASCE represents more
than 146,000 members of the civil engineering profession in 174 countries. The ASCE's mission is to provide essential value to our members and partners, advance civil engineering, and serve the public good.

ASCE UMass Lowell Student Chapter This website is designed to help you learn more about our ASCE Student Chapter, to help you learn more about CEE, with your career development & more. Read and learn more about our club here!


Boston Society of Civil Engineers Section (BSCES) The BSCES of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) is a professional organization that focuses on the professional growth of its members, nurtures future engineers, and advances engineering knowledge.

Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) The [ICE] supports civil engineers and technicians by awarding professional qualifications, ensuring they work to high standards, and helping them to develop their careers.

Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI) The Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI) is a national, nonprofit, technical society of engineers, geoscientists, architects, planners, public officials, and social scientists. EERI members include researchers, practicing professionals, educators, government officials, and building code regulators.

American Concrete Institute (ACI) The American Concrete Institute (ACI) is a leading authority and resource worldwide for the development and distribution of consensus-based standards, technical resources, educational programs, and proven expertise for individuals and organizations involved in concrete design, construction, and materials, who share a commitment to pursuing the best use of concrete.

American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Founded in 1893, the American Society for Engineering Education is a nonprofit organization of individuals and institutions committed to furthering education in engineering and engineering technology. It accomplishes this mission by promoting excellence in instruction, research, public service, and practice, exercising worldwide leadership, fostering the technological education of society, and providing quality products and services to members.

Association of Environmental & Engineering Geologists (AEEG) The Association of Environmental & Engineering Geologists (AEG) contributes to its members’ professional success and the public welfare by providing leadership, advocacy, and applied research in environmental and engineering geology.

Environmental and Engineering Geophysical Society (EEGS) Our mission to promote the science of geophysics especially as it is applied to environmental and engineering problems; to foster common scientific interests of geophysicists and their colleagues in other related sciences and engineering; to maintain a high professional standing among its members; and to promote fellowship and cooperation among persons interested in the science.

American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC)The AISC is a not-for-profit technical institute and trade association serving the structural steel design community and construction industry in the United States. AISC’s mission is to make structural steel the material of choice by being the leader in structural-steel-related technical and market-building activities.


National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) The NSBE is a nonprofit organization that is owned and managed by its members. With more than 30,000 members around the world, NSBE is one of the largest student-governed organizations based in the United States. NSBE’s mission is "to increase the number of culturally responsible Black engineers who excel academically, succeed professionally and positively impact the community."

American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists (AAEES) The AAEES is a not-for-profit organization serving the Environmental Engineering and Environmental Science professions by providing Board Certification to those who qualify through experience and testing. 

Young Professionals in Transportation (YPT)  YPT provides professional development, fellowship, networking opportunities for young professionals in the transportation field across the country and around the world.

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