Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is IEEE?

A: IEEE, pronounced eye-triple-e, stands for Institute for Electrical and Electronics Engineers and is the world's largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for the benefit of humanity.

Q: Where is Rutgers IEEE located?

A: Our lab is located in the Electrical Engineering building, room EE-04. We hold our weekly general club meetings in the Busch Student Center in room 122AB on Wednesdays at 7:00-8:30PM. Divisions meet according to their Meeting Schedules, which can found on their Division pages once posted.

Q: Who is able to join IEEE?

A: While IEEE contains the words “Electronics and Electrical Engineers” it its title, we are open to any student passionate about technology. In fact we have students from Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, and even a Biology student involved in IEEE.

Q: Am I allowed to work on a personal project in the lab?

A: Yes! We welcome people to come to our lab during non-meeting times to work on personal projects or study if they wish. Lookout for messages in the Discord when our lab is open!

Q: What does each Division do?

A: Through our Divisions, we have projects and activities that you can get involved in to develop technical skills. We have Machine Learning/Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Novice to Expert Coding (N2E), and Electronics. More information about what each division does specifically can be found on their respective pages.

Q: When does [insert division here] meet?

A: Check out each division's respective pages here on this site where the meeting times will be updated each Fall semester. A quick reference table can be found on the contact page.

Q: Can I be in more than one (1) division?

A: Of course! We welcome our members to add some diversity and try as many of our divisions as they can.