InDustrial Engineers Are Leaders First Year (IDEAL First Year)

Majors Eligible to Join

Industrial Engineer majors

Program Description

IDEAL works to assist new Industrial Engineering students while they are transitioning into college life through academic and social support systems. This will be accomplished by developing a supportive network of students, peer mentors, faculty and staff. The IDEAL Learning Community students take clustered courses to build interactions based on similar academic interests, while learning together to enhance their experience.

Living Options


Signing up

All first-year students who declare Industrial Engineering as a major before or during the school year automatically become members of the IDEAL Learning Community. They receive information through mailings and at summer orientation.


John Luckiesh

3034 Black Engineering

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Devna Popejoy-Sheriff

3038 Black Engineering