University of California, Riverside

BCOE Student Affairs

Professional Development Officer & Program

At Bourns College of Engineering one of our objectives is to nurture and grow our students into professional engineers of the future. Professional Development Coordinator Lupe Ruiz is the primary staff officer responsible for the professional development of all engineering students. Her duties include:

Bourns College of Engineering's Professional Development Program helps our students become exceptionally qualified to pursue any employment opportunity by providing them the opportunity to learn important leadership skills. These professional development programs include:

  • Professional Development Milestones.
  • IMPACT (Industrial Mentorship in Professional Advancement and Career Training).
  • Undergraduate research programs.
  • Professional organization student chapters.

Download our Professional Development Program brochure for more information on all the programs and research opportunities available to students at the Bourns College of Engineering.

To make an appointment or for more information, please contact Lupe Ruiz via e-mail or by calling (951) 827-5124.


More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

College Information

Bourns College of Engineering
A159 Bourns Hall A

Tel: (951) 827-3647
Fax: (951) 827-2822