The Davidson College of Engineering has distinctions that set us apart from other universities and engineering colleges. First and foremost, our location in the heart of Silicon Valley affords us many opportunities for collaboration and partnership with the local tech industry. Second, we are the top producer of engineering talent to the local industry, and our alumni comprise the workforce that powers Silicon Valley. Third, our faculty seeks opportunities for applied research, hands-on engineering education and real-world experiences for our students. Last, our students are dedicated and passionate, and are competitive locally and nationally.