​At Central Michigan University, we're like you. We learn by doing.

We innovate. We engineer. We design. We build. We work together. We develop character. We grow as leaders.

Discover what you can accomplish at CMU ... and the cool technology you can use to do it.


Baja Car

Take learning off-road

Take learning off-road

The Baja SAE vehicle is designed, built and driven by CMU students. It consistently ranks among the best in the country at SAE competitions.

Mechatronics

Mechatronics

Mechatronics

From automatic fishing poles to motorized coolers, students like you integrate engineering and computer science to build robots with a purpose.


Keyless Keyboard

The keyless keyboard

The keyless keyboard

A student and his teacher created a camera-based keyboard for people with physical disabilities.

Plasma laser cutter

Cutting edge … literally

Cutting edge … literally

A laser cutter that etches on any plastic or wood. A plasma cutter that burns three times hotter than the sun. Use both in our digital fabrication facilities.


Makerbot

3D print it

3D print it

Using 3D printers at CMU’s Makerbot Innovation Center, one student created a prosthetic for a child who was born without a left hand.

Meaningful Play

Meaningful play

Meaningful play

Computer engineering faculty built a hybrid video/board game using 3D technology and a gaming development platform.