Skip to main content

Visit Us

Come see for yourself all of the great things that are going on here at the School of Engineering.

We invite you and your guests to join us on an undergraduate-lead tour of our facilities, labs, and classrooms. Ask questions and hear about first-hand experiences from our undergraduate tour guides.

Book your visit online: 

Our tours are meant to supplement the general campus tours offered through the Office of Undergraduate Admission. If you would like to schedule a general campus tour of Santa Clara University, you can schedule your campus tour visit here.

Tours will begin for the winter quarter on Monday, September 23 and will run until Friday, December 13. Tours will be offered at the following times:

  • Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays at 11:45 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.
  • Tuesdays/Thursdays at 12:15 p.m. and 3:45 p.m.

Engineering tours will not be available on the following dates:
November 25, 27-29 (Thanksgiving Holiday)
December 16-January 3 (Winter Break)

Thanksgiving Break Week, Nov. 25-29:
Due to the academic holiday during Thanksgiving week, tour coverage is very limited. We are only able to offer Engineering tours on Tuesday, Nov. 26 at 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Regular tours will resume for the fall quarter on Monday, December 2. 

Final Examination Week, Dec. 9-13:
During the fall quarter final examination week, engineering tour offerings have shifted due to the Undergraduate Admission visit schedule for the week. Our Engineering tours will be offered at 10:00 a.m. and 2:15 p.m. each day. 

Tours will resume for the winter term on Monday, January 6. 

Tours will begin for the winter quarter on January 6 and will run until Friday, March 20. Tours will be offered at the following times:

  • Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays at 11:45 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.
  • Tuesdays/Thursdays at 12:15 p.m. and 3:45 p.m.

Engineering tours will not be available on the following dates:
January 20 (Martin Luther King Day Holiday)
February 17 (President's Day Holiday)

Spring Break Week Tours (March 23-27):
Due to the academic holiday during the spring break week, engineering tour offerings will be limited. We will update our tour offerings for the week in mid February to reflect any tours we may be able to offer during that week. 

Tours will resume for the spring term on Monday, March 30. 

If you are a high school counselor or looking to schedule a group tour, please email Engineering Undergraduate Programs to schedule your tour: engineeringtours@scu.edu or call (408) 554-4600

Meet Our Tour Guides

Zach Cameron image

Zach Cameron

Major: Computer Science and Engineering
Year: Senior
Hometown: Chicago, IL
Involvements: Computer Engineering Research Student, Audiosync - SCU A Cappella , College Democrats

Alex Estrada image

Alex Estrada

Major: Mechanical Engineering
Year: Senior
Hometown: Irvine, CA
Involvements: Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, Intern for EMP Consultants, Intramural
Volleyball

Nairu Garcia-Acevedo image

Nairu Garcia-Acevedo

Major: Electrical Engineering
Year: Junior
Hometown: San Jose, CA
Involvements: Theta Tau, Society of Women Engineers, Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, Study Abroad in Madrid, School of Engineering Student Assistant, Summer Engineering Seminar Counselor

Ariana Haddad image

Ariana Haddad

Major: Bioengineering
Year: Senior
Hometown: Omaha, NE
Involvements: Women in STEM, Society of Biomedical Engineers, Society of Women Engineers, Santa
Clara Community Action Program, Independent Research

Rachael Han image

Rachael Han

Major: Civil Engineering
Year: Senior
Hometown: Chicago, IL
Involvements: American Society of Civil Engineers, Hipnotik, Images Dance, Honors Program, Johnson Scholars Program, Intern at Burr Ridge Public Works, Writer for NDI Opotrak Certus User Guide

Keala Johnson image

Keala Johnson

Major: Bioengineering
Year: Junior
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Involvements: Society of Women Engineers, Biomedical Engineering Society, SCU Own It, Santa Clara Campus Recreation Staff, Intramural Volleyball and Soccer

Brianna
 McGovern
 image

Brianna McGovern

Major: Computer Science & Engineering
Year: Junior
Hometown: Jupiter, FL
Involvements: Engineering Events Assistant, Santa Clara Community Action Program, Intern at Valley Palms: Project Access, Society of Women Engineers

Lavelle  Simmons image

Lavelle Simmons

Major:Mechanical Engineering
Year: Junior
Hometown: Denver, CO
InvolvementsNational Society of Black Engineers, KSCU 103.3 Santa Clara Radio Show Host, Theta Tau, Community Facilitator

Mai Sinada image

Mai Sinada

Major: Civil Engineering
Year: Junior
Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Involvements: National Society of Black Engineers, Innovator Student Union, Society of Women
Engineers, Igwebuike, Middle Eastern North African Club, Office of Housing and Residence Life, School of
Engineering Council on Diversity and Inclusion

Chelsea Villanueva image

Chelsea Villanueva

Major: Computer Science & Engineering
Year: Senior
Hometown: Seattle, WA
Involvements: Theta Tau, SCU Solar Regatta Team, Campus Ministry Retreats Intern, Barkada, Intern for the Department of Defense 

Taylor Yamane image

Taylor Yamane

Major: Mechanical Engineering
Year: Senior
Hometown: Warden, WA
Involvements: Society of Women Engineers, Miss Santa Clara 2018, Instructor at Computer History
Museum Design Code Build, Audition Chamber Singers, Concert Choir, Mission Choir, Intramural
Basketball

ARE YOU A GRADUATE STUDENT INTERESTED IN VISITING US?

Please email the Engineering Graduate Programs for more information:
gradengineer@scu.edu
(408) 554-4313

Contact Us

Santa Clara University
School of Engineering
500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053

Heafey-Bergin, Bldg. 202
Guadalupe Hall, Bldg. 455

408-554-4600
408-554-5474 fax