Mission & Vision


The UTEP College of Engineering will serve the region, the nation, and the world by providing ACCESS TO EXCELLENCE through:

Innovative educational programs that contribute to effective learning for our students, and that prepare graduates to be leaders and innovators in a variety of fields,

Pioneering research programs that foster the creation of knowledge and invention of new technologies,

Implementation and commercialization of knowledge and technologies to solve critical engineering and computing problems, and

Active partnerships and collaborations with educational, government, non-profit, and commercial organizations, maintaining a commitment to diversity.


The UTEP College of Engineering will CHANGE THE FACE OF ENGINEERING as:

The leading institution in the U.S. for the education of Hispanic engineers, and

A national model for urban institutions in engineering education innovation and in the integration of education, research, and engineering practice and entrepreneurship as a potent economic stimulator for the institution's service region.