EERI @ UMN is a student chapter of Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI) at Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geo- Engineering at University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.

EERI @ UMN is dedicated to spreading the knowledge of earthquake engineering by providing the members with tools to get themselves involved with seismic design related lectures and competition activities. It also mentors members in seismic related queries.


  • holds an open meeting at the beginning of each semester.
  • holds monthly meeting with the members to discuss the plans and updates on events/activities.
  • hosts lectures and seminars.
  • participates in Seismic Design Competition.
  • participates in Paper Bridge Competition.

Become a EERI @ UMN Member

We invite every student at University of Minnesota interested in Earthquake Engineering to become a member of EERI @ UMN. Details on EERI membership can be found in the Membership tab in the menu.

Let us know that you are interested in EERI @ UMN!

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Email: eeri@umn.edu

Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geo- Engineering

500 Pillsbury Drive S.E.

Minneapolis, MN 55455-0116

Phone: 612-625-5522