These are the recommended steps to becoming a new member. However, new members are welcomed throughout the academic year. Feel free to stop by any meeting early and talk to our staff!

1. Informationals

Informationals are a great way to find out more about what our organization is all about. Fall 2018 informationals are on September 4th and 5th at 5:45 pm in MSC 2501. If you are unable to attend an informational, you can contact us at for more information about the organization.

2. Applications

CEL is a non-selective organization, but we do have an application to get to know our new members. Please download an application by clicking here, fill it out, and email your completed application to CEL accepts applications throughout the year, but please submit your application before TBD so it can be processed before the New Engineering Member Orientation (NEMOs). 

3. New Engineering Member Orientations

New Engineering Member Orientations (NEMOs) allow our staff members to get to know new members better and help us match new members to a committee within the organization. This fall, NEMOs dates, times, and location are soon to be determined. Check back here for the details!

4. Begin Attending Meetings and Events

Our meetings are on Monday nights from 7:30 to 9:00 p.m. in the Emerging Technologies Building room 1034. The New Member meeting for Fall 2018 is on September 10th. 

5. Pay Membership Dues

Membership costs $70. You can pay dues in cash or check at a meeting (see Grant Decker) or online by clicking here. Please note that there is a two dollar discount if you pay in cash or by check. If you have any questions please email us at