The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
USC Student Chapter


To be the premier organization for promoting the art, science, and practice of mechanical engineering throughout the world.

  • Socials
  • Company tours (Boeing, JPL, Honda)
  • Workshops
  • Professors
  • Industry Reps
  • Build connections and network
  • Upperclassmen/lowerclassmen
  • Tutoring
  • Study groups

To promote and enhance the technical competency and professional well-being of our members, and through quality programs and activities in mechanical engineering, better enable its practitioners to contribute to the well-being of humankind.

USC mechanical engineers have the resources to be academically competent, so the student ASME chapter aims to cultivate networking, provide contacts to industry, promote technical competency, and enhance their professionalism. It is a Mecca for engineers to learn and get excited about the field of Mechanical Engineering.


The official website for ASME International is Membership is only $25 per year for students. If you join anywhere from January 1 to May 31, 2004, the pro-rated fee is only $12.

Membership dues cover:

  • Subscription to 4 different magazines
  • Student membership card, pin, and certificate
  • Technical Division membership
  • Free attendance at technical division conferences and other society meetings
  • Career resources
  • Scholarships
  • Development of leadership skills and networking
  • And more!

ASME is a highly recognized international society comprised of largely professional members publishing papers. Student chapters have the unique opportunity of partnering in their achievements. If you would like to become a member of ASME, email us at and join our Facebook Page.

Officer Contact Information

Tristan Caparas,

Celina Chow,
Vice President of Internal Affairs

Jacquelyne Tan,
Vice President of External Affairs

Ahad Khan,
Vice President of Communications

Larissa Bitners,

Haya Helmy,

David Mejia,

Maxwell Suzuki,

Charles Radovich,
Faculty Advisor


Published on March 14th, 2017

Last updated on January 30th, 2020