Industrial engineering student mentoring program at Penn State

Mentoring Program

Building Bridges, Creating Success

Are you a Penn State Industrial Engineering student looking to take your career to new heights? Or are you an alumni of the Penn State Industrial Engineering program looking to contribute towards student growth? The Penn State Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering Society (PSIMES) is proud to offer students and alumni the opportunity to participate in the Mentoring Program, where the possibilities are endless.


The PSIMES Mentorship Program offers a unique opportunity for students to gain valuable insights into various career paths and build strong professional networks. As a mentor, you'll find immense satisfaction in shaping the next generation of brilliant Industrial Engineering minds.

  • Building Lifelong Bonds
    • We understand the power of lasting connections. Our Mentorship Program encourages mentor-mentee pairs to forge meaningful relationships that extend well beyond the academic year. Within our program, we aim to embark on a journey of growth, support, and mutual success.
  • An Inclusive Community
    • Our program has a place for everyone and is open to a wide range of students and mentors. We know that the requirements for a successful relationship will vary between individuals, so strive to offer matching flexibility that includes differing perspectives and experiences.
  • Embrace Opportunities, No Matter Where Life Takes You
    • Our Mentorship Program ensures you stay connected and engaged no matter where you are. Communication is flexible to your preferences, no matter if you want to be fully virtual or meet in person. There are no set methods or time constraints, meaning that you can participate in this program from any time zone.  


Home of the first established industrial engineering program in the world, the Harold and Inge Marcus Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering (IME) at Penn State has made a name for itself in the engineering industry through its storied tradition of unparalleled excellence and innovation in research, education, and outreach.

We are Innovators. We are Makers. We are Excellence in Engineering. We are Penn State IME.

The Harold and Inge Marcus Department of
Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering

310 Leonhard Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-4400

Phone: 814-865-7601

FAX: 814-863-4745