The Department of Materials Science and Engineering is dispersed between the Steidle Building on the west side of campus and the Millennium Science Complex near central campus. Please refer to our faculty and staff directories for specific office locations.


Edward Steidle Building on Penn State campus

Steidle Building is the primary home of our department, housing our Undergraduate and Graduate Student Services Offices, Departmental Office, Financial Office, Information Technology and Technical staff, and many of our faculty and graduate student offices.  Learn More





Millennium Science Complex on Penn State Campus

Millennium Science Complex

The Millennium Science Complex is home to the Materials Research Institute (MRI) and features several state of the art laboratories centered around materials-related research. A handful of the department's faculty and graduate students have offices in this building.




The MatSE Department also engages in research through a variety of centers and other research facilities.  For more information on the centers click here.