Latinos in Science and Engineering/Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers

The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) student chapter welcomes student membership from all ethnicities for the purpose of increasing the number of Latino youth that enter and complete engineering, computer science, physics, chemistry, biology, and mathematics degree programs. The UTEP student chapter of MAES/SHPE is committed to high standards of professionalism and academic achievement in engineering and science.

SHPE changes lives by empowering the Hispanic community to realize its fullest potential and to impact the world through STEM awareness, access, support and development.

SHPE's vision is a world where Hispanics are highly valued and influential as the leading innovators, scientists, mathematicians and engineers.




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MAES/SHPE Conferences

Learn how to be part of these Professional network opportunities to possibly obtain internships, co-ops, or jobs and participate in workshops and career fairs.

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The Society of Mexican American Engineers and Scientists (MAES) promotes excellence in engineering, science, and mathematics.


The Society of Hispanic and Professional Engineers (SHPE) is the Premiere source of quality Hispanic engineers and technical talent.

Jr. Chapters

Our organization also exceeds in extending our chapter to local High Schools! Providing STEM Awareness and Academic Excellence.