Experiential Learning

Experiential learning is a process through which students develop knowledge, skills, and values from direct experiences outside a traditional academic setting. Experiential learning encompasses a variety of activities including internships, service learning, undergraduate research, study abroad, and other creative and professional work experiences.

The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences places significant emphasis on real world experience. Experiential learning initiatives include:

  • Internships
  • Engineering Intramurals
  • Job Shadowing
  • UB Engineering Senior Design Expo
  • Senior Design Capstone Course