Alumni are a valuable resource for our College and our phenomenal students, and their participation in a multitude of events and organizations are critical to their success. Their generosity and shining example are key to our mission of attracting and educating high-achieving engineering leaders.
Alumni from the MU College of Engineering have included inventors, innovators, CEOs and politicians, including nearly 500 individuals who are currently serving as presidents or CEOs of companies worldwide. These individuals came from an institution that not only provided them an exceptional engineering education but also allowed them to participate in ongoing research and develop the presentation and communication skills necessary to become leaders in their fields.
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The SEC Engineering Challenge is a chance for engineering alumni of all 14 SEC universities to support engineering students at their alma mater. Read more about how you can get involved here.
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The Citation of Merit Award, conferred by the College of Engineering’s alumni organization MUEAO, recognizes a distinguished alumnus or alumna who has made a significant impact to the engineering profession and/or the college.
The award has been given annually since 1984 during Engineers’ Week.
The Missouri Honor Award for Distinguished Service in Engineering is the college’s highest honor. Alumni and engineering colleagues/technical organizations who have made outstanding contributions in one or more of a variety of areas are eligible for nomination. Up to five awards are bestowed each year during Engineers’ Week.
The James E. “Bud” Moulder Distinguished Alumni Award honors individuals and/or entities who distinguish themselves in service to the college in connection to the college’s mission to: educate engineers, create leaders and develop entrepreneurs in a research and interdisciplinary environment.
Bud Moulder (1922-2014) was a 1953 civil engineering alumnus. Click here for more information.
Alumni by Department
MU Engineering Alumni Organization (MUEAO)
The Organization is an affiliate of the University of Missouri Alumni Association, an independent, not-for-profit educations corporation. The purpose of this Organization is to provide services to its alumni constituency and to the University. Services and activities may be educational, developmental, or social and may encourage both fellowship and constructive contributions to the University. This Organization is organized in order to encourage alumni to support the College of Engineering and the University and to participate in building a greater University.
Members of the MU College of Engineering’s alumni organization (MUEAO) board meet twice each year to plan activities and events in support of the college.
One of their primary functions is to select candidates for the College’s annual Citation of Merit Award, honoring one alumnus or alumna who has made noteworthy contributions to the engineering profession and/or the College of Engineering.
Funds generated by MUEAO events and Mizzou Alumni Association memberships allow MUEAO to lend funding support to student and alumni activities.
- “Casino Night” festivities at St. Pat’s Ball, the culminating event of Engineers’ Week
- Family Day Barbeque, a fall event for students and their parents, welcoming and introducing them to campus
- Engineering student organizations
“Like” MUEAO on its Facebook page to learn when alumni events are scheduled.
The Shamrock Society
Private support by members of the College’s Shamrock Society has played a crucial role in building Mizzou Engineering’s tradition of excellence.