Welcome to the Olin community

At Olin we believe that engineering is a creative enterprise that begins and ends with people and their desire for a better world. We have created an extraordinary learning community that is bound by a vibrant culture of innovation and a vision to change engineering education to make it a fun, engaging, meaningful and a powerful experience. We invite you to Discover Olin

Answers That Aren't in a Textbook

Marco Morales '11, Product Manager and Designer at edX

Mini-Baja; Pheonix Racing

Each year, the car is designed and fabricated on the Olin campus.

All the World's a Stage

Ilana Walder-Biesanz '14, Research Fellow, Ludwig-Maximilians University, Munich, Germany

Designing Education

Tess Edmonds '11,

Design Facilitator and Consultant in Sustainable Design

Up, Up, and Away!

Johannah (Itescu) van der Plas '07 Manufacturing Technology Engineering Manager, GE Aviation

A Renaissance Education

Jay Gantz '06

Partner at Baer Crossy McDemus

Climbing the Silicon Valley Ladder

Greg Marra '10 Product Manager, Facebook

Engineering The Future

Meena Vembusubramanian '08 Senior Product Manager at Amazon Web Services

Unparalleled connections between faculty and students

Jessica Townsend, Ph.D., Interim Academic Vice President for External Engagement

A fundamental element of Olin's culture is trust

The Olin Honor Code

Best of engineering, business & liberal arts

Caitrin Lynch, Ph.D., Professor of Anthropology and Author


average starting salary of our alumni (10 years after graduation)

Senior Capstone Program in Engineering (SCOPE)

a senior year corporate consultant project

Good, Hard, Fun

Graham Hooton '14

Assistant Director of Admission, Olin College of Engineering

Tackle Actual Engineering Problems

Melisa Lopardo '15

Electronics Technician at Biolite

Learn by teaching - pursue your passions

Juliana Nazare '14

Research Assistant & Graduate Student, MIT Media Lab

A fully-integrated curriculum

Liani Lye '17

California Academy of Math and Science, Gardena, California

58 of 192

Grand Challenge Scholars are from Olin

Collaborative, Entrepreneurial, socially conscious & worldly

Erin Pierce '16

System Engineer at Apple

Dancing to the tune of other people's needs

Breauna Campbell '14

Staff Validation Engineer, Performance Validation

Are you for Olin, is Olin for You?

Alexander Crease '16

Application Engineer at MarkForged

Olin teaches us to be comfortable with the unknown

Susan Fredholm-Murphy '06