National Society of Black Engineers

University of Pennsylvania Chapter


NSBE is a student group at the University of Pennsylvania, a collegiate chapter of the national organization. Although our primary goals revolve around academic excellence, professional development, and community service, we hold many social events that foster and strengthen our tight-knit community. If you are looking to be a part of a family away from home, join ours. Click here to learn about our history as a group.

Academic Excellence

Study Halls, CrunchTime Study Hours, and Academic Advising Available to all members

Professional Development

A summit for honing professional development skills, networking, research and internship opportunities.

Community Service

Various opportunities for community service in the immediate West Philadelphia community available to all members.

Upcoming Events

1/24/2021 5-9PM Do Good with Chipotle Profit-Share

Enjoy a Chipotle dinner while helping us raise funds for NSBE through the Penn NSBE Chipotle Fundraiser! 33% of event sales will get donated to the cause. Check out our instagram for the flier!

2/14/2021 Valentine's Day Treats Sale

Join us in celebrating love by purchasing treats for your loved ones or yourself!!

Previous Events

12/10 - 12/17/2021 Final Exam Review Sessions

Be sure to check in for our final exam review sessions to get that last leg of exam preparation in! Currently offering review sessions for Chem 101, Math 114, Physics 150, CIS 120, and CIS 160.

11/11 - 11/14/2021 NSBE Fall Regional Conference

The annual NSBE FRC will take place virtually from 11/11/2021 through 11/14/2021/ The FRC career fair has been beneficial for many upperclassmen and alumni in securing internships and full time job positions. You won't want to miss this!

11/19/2021 NSBE Thanksgiving Feast

Come give thanks for the year that has been with a gathering of friends and new faces at this year's NSBE thanksgiving feast! Various diaspora cuisines will be served so you don't want to miss it!

11/8/2021 NSBE Bake Sale

Come and enjoy a variety of homemade goodies on Locust walk and help us raise funds for the club. Some of the treats offered will include sugar cookies, chocolate chip cookies, brownies, chocolate cake and more!

11/4/2021 Fall Regional Conference Prep

Join us for the NSBE FRC Prep to learn more about the recruiting process with Rossiny Beaucejour!

10/28/2021 7-8PM NSBE Alumni Panel

Come gain life-changing advice from successful NSBE alumni at this panel. There will be alumni from various engineering fields and dinner will be provided!

10/12/2021 7-9PM Freshman and Sophomore Mixer/Game Night

Join us this Tuesday for a freshman/sophomore mixer. Come hang out with other underclassmen for a fun game night, good conversation, and hear a short presentation on academic resources from NSBE alum Gabriel Angrand.

9/10/2021 3-5PM NSBE Headshots Event

Join us for professional headshots at Smith Walk! You can use the pictures for LinkedIn, resumes, and so much more! Can't wait to see you there!