Student leaders' conference, 2014.


Welcome to the Engineering Student Development (ESD) office in the College of Engineering (COE) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The ESD office serves as a hub to connect engineering students to leadership and involvement opportunities within the COE.

growing oak tree

Plant the seed that
grows your career

Learn to be a leader. Here. Now.

Engineers’ contributions have positive, lasting effects
on the world. By developing creative, ethical, sustainable, collaborative solutions to societal problems, engineers improve the quality of life for humankind.

This is how every engineer is a leader.

You don’t have to be “a natural” to be a leader.
In the College of Engineering, you can learn and
practice leadership skills in many ways.
Throughout your academic career, you can:

These experiences root YOUR strong professional future.

Grow skills to root your career. START HERE »

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