Welcome to EWB-UMN

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Upcoming Events

Mark your calendars for our upcoming events

State Fair Exhibit – Aug 28
Stop by the UMN exhibit at the state fair to talk with EWB members and see some live demonstrations of the systems we work with in foreign countries.

Welcome Week CSE fair – Aug 31
Come learn about EWB-UMN and much more at the CSE organizations fair in the Lind courtyard.

Pizza Meet – Sep 3
Learn more about EWB-UMN while enjoying pizza and socializing with our members. Location TBD.

First general meeting info coming soon!


Our Mission

The mission of Engineers Without Borders University of Minnesota Chapter (EWB-UMN) is to partner with disadvantaged communities around the world and to improve their quality of life through implementation of engineered projects that prove environmentally and economically sustainable. Our goals are achieved through cooperation with each other, fellow institutions, and mentors on the basis of commitment, persistence, and concern for the recipients of our efforts. We strive to uphold and advance our principles for international responsibility and look forward to applying the experience in our future engineering careers.

Members need not be students or engineers!
A few hours of time and expertise go a long way to help projects succeed all around the globe.


Guatemala 2016 implementation photos

Uganda 2016 implementation photos


Map of Project Locations