College of Engineering


College of Engineering Diversity Mission Statement

We, The College of Engineering, are committed to diversity. We strive to prepare all students regardless of their race, class, color, religion, national origin, gender, ideology, sexual orientation, and presence of any disability for a career in the Engineering sciences and technologies. We further encourage an atmosphere among faculty and staff that values cultural differences and recognizes the contributions of a body of people as an integral piece of the learning process and work environment.  
NSBE Group Picture


Dana Excelling into Engineering Program

Lesley Berhan, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Director of Engineering Diversity Initiatives
Contact Phone: 419-530-8220
Contact Email:                                                  Girls learning engineering

Diversity Committee

  • MIME - Lesley Berhan
  • Civil & Environmental Engineering - Cyndee Gruden
  • Bioengineering - Patricia Relue
  • Engineering Technology - Jared Oluoch, Luis Mata
  • Chemical Engineering - Maria Coleman
  • Electrical Engineering and Computer Science - Raghav Khanna

Staff Members:

  • Renee Norrils

Dana excelling into engineering program

The Dana Excelling into Engineering Scholarship Program is a partnership between the University of Toledo College of Engineering, Dana Incorporated, and Toledo Excel aimed at increasing the recruitment, enrollment, retention, and success of underrepresented minority students in degree programs offered by the College of Engineering at the University of Toledo. Learn more


Last Updated: 9/18/18