The Society of Manufacturing Engineers offers engineering students discounted memberships.

The benefits of membership include:

  • Scholarships, OSU students have received over $80,000 in scholarships since 2007.
  • SME Librarian to help you get answers
  • Access to thousands of technical papers with answers to your classroom questions.
  • CIRP papers written by leading manufacturing R&D experts from all over the world.
  • Manufacturing Engineering Magazine Subscription The recognized source for your chosen field of study.
  • Daily Executive Briefing Daily news briefing tailored to the needs of manufacturing professionals. Must-read areas of coverage include: manufacturing, education and workforce development, technology, economic news, law and policy, and SME in the News.

To join SME with a student membership check out the SME Student Zone.

Please email Adam Strength at, if you have any membership questions.