Resources & Services

The Careers Network specializes in the early stages of career exploration and planning.  Students can get help developing a resume, seeking internships or other experiential learning opportunities.

The Diversity Programs Office (DPO) has positively impacted the academic, professional and personal growth of tens of thousands of underrepresented minority students through a range of programs. The DPO programs and services offered include The Guided Learning Center, supplemental advising, undergraduate scholarships, student volunteer opportunities, and more!

The Division of Engineering Computing Services (DECS), is working round-the-clock to provide you with the fastest and most powerful computing resources available, equipping eight computer laboratories with high-end UNIX and PC-based workstations.

The Division of Engineering Research (DER) serves research development and support needs of the College of Engineering.  DER services include pre-award research grant support, budgets, e-transmittals and compliance reviews, cost-share and start-up funds, proposal signatures and submission, sponsorship of a weekly research seminar series, and more!

An electronic time sheet for Engineering bi-weekly employees. Click here to download the Excel spreadsheet.

After completing the time sheet, please submit to your department supervisor.

The Engineering Machine Shop and Industrial Project Lab (IPL) are full services shops that provide the students with the needed tools and equipment to design and manufacture projects. Our mission is to provide a safe and productive environment for all Engineering students.

The Guided Learning Center (GLC) is a resource for students provided by the Diversity Programs Office in the College of Engineering.  The Academic Assistance program is designed to include supplemental instructions for first and second year students as well as for the more demanding and challenging courses in the engineering curriculum. This program is provided for engineering students at no cost.

GLC at a glance

  • It’s free! Costs absolutely nothing for MSU students
  • One-on-one & small group assistance
  • Nightly drop-in available for academic help
  • Assistance available in over 80 Engineering and related courses a semester.  If we don’t already have someone to assist you in a course, we’ll find someone
  • Over 200 students per semester utilize the GLC

The Collaborative Learning Center (CLC) will now be MSU’s center for training those peer educators to deliver effective study skills and learning strategies, collaborative learning techniques, and classroom assessment techniques.

Our goal in the Mathematics Learning Center is to bring high-quality, friendly, free math help to MSU undergraduates. All you need to bring is your MSU ID!

Our main site is located in Wells Hall room C126A, but there are also five satellite locations in MSU's neighborhoods so help is never far away!

Get free help for 1825, all 100 and 200 level math classes, and even some upper-level courses. Our experienced tutors, trained by the Math Department, will answer your questions in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere. Most of our tutors actually instruct mathematics in MSU undergraduate courses. In addition to tutoring, the MLC also offers practice tests, problem sessions, exam reviews, and online tutoring in selected courses.

The mission of OSS is to provide comprehensive services to first-generation, low-income college students or those who may have a disability. We are committed to creating and maintaining a student-centered learning environment that encourages academic excellence; values the importance of an education that promotes a global vision; and moreover, nurtures and facilitates movement toward academic achievement and personal goals of students.

The MSU Test Prep Consortium is a collaboration of on-campus units offering resources free of charge to MSU students preparing for national standardized exams, such as graduate and professional school entrance exams.

A MSU website with information on how to report relationship violence, child abuse and misconduct including patient safety issues.

Lead Michigan State University in maximizing ability and opportunity for full participation by persons with disabilities


  • Assess and document disability, academic, and workplace needs
  • Build and facilitate individual plans for reasonable accommodations
  • Link individuals with technology, education, and resources
  • Extend independence through auxiliary aids, disability-related information, and self-advocacy

The Statistics Help Room is a great resource for students seeking additional guidance in any statistics course.

Students are encouraged to join and participate in applicable professional or student-run groups and organizations. This experience can help students gain valuable knowledge as well as the ability to meet new people. Below we have listed the Engineering student groups, organizations available

The Mission of the Women in Engineering Program is to encourage women of all backgrounds to pursue careers in Engineering. We strive to collaborate with others in the College and the University to provide an environment that is conducive to all students’ success, providing opportunities for academic, personal and professional growth, and to serve the needs of all our constituents.