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ECE Mentoring Requirement

ECE Students are required to complete a mentoring requirement every semester prior to registration.  Students under 70 credits can satisfy this requirement by attending a mentoring activity. or meeting with a faculty mentor. ECE students at 70 or more credits are required to meet with their faculty mentor.  Please note that students will not be allowed to register for classes if they have not met the mentoring requirement.

Mentoring Activity (Students under 70 Credits)

All students under 70 total credits can satisfy their mentoring requirement by meeting with their faculty mentor or completing a mentoring activity.  The mentoring activities consists of events, talks, and/or information workshops that will help you gain a better understanding of your major and provide you with important resources for your academic career.


Faculty Mentoring (Students at 70 or more Credits)

ECE students who are at 70+ credits are required to meet with a faculty mentor each semester prior to registration.  A faculty mentor can provide you with valuable information about research experiences/opportunities, elective courses, graduate school, and topics within your academic major.  Each semester, the ECE Undergraduate Studies Office sends out an e-mail to students with information about their assigned faculty mentor.  If you do not know who is your faculty mentor, please contact our office at 301-405-3685 or

We encourage you to set up an appointment with your faculty mentor as soon as possible.