Mechanical Engineering Major Advising


Master Plan:

The Master Plan is a summary sheet of course requirements and it provides an advising record for mechanical engineering students.

Students Responsibilites:

  • Students must send the Master Plan electronically to the ME Department Office to receive credit in ME 102 and enroll in ME310 and 490A.
  • Transfer students must file the Master Plan before they can be considered for major status.
  • If a Master Plan is not filled as required above, students will not be allowed to register in subsequent ME classes.
  • Pre- and Co-Requisites will be enforced according to the catalog.
  • Students are strongly advised to have the completed Master Plan reviewed by their Faculty Adviser before planning to take technical electives.
  • Ensure all ME and GE requirements are met for graduation


General Advising

The Academic Advising Center can help you:

Understand graduation requirements

  • Develop an academic plan
  • Evaluate transfer credit
  • Choose or change a major
  • Plan your next semester's schedule
  • Satisfy mathematics and writing competencies
  • Remove probationary status to avoid disqualification
  • File for graduation

The Academic Advising Center is located in Student Services West- 1551 (North of Aztec Center)

Peer Advising Center for Engineering Students (PACES)

Primary focus:

  • Lower-division engineering students
  • Pre-engineering major students
  • Newly admitted students (including transfers)


  • Course Planning
  • GE Requirements
  • Clubs/Organizations
  • Introduction to Master Plans
  • Early Steps to graduation
  • New Student/Transfer Help

PACES is located in the Engineering bulding (E-221B). Please bring your Degree Evaluation and your Major map.