Alumni and Friends


More than 500 new engineers graduate from Texas Tech University each year. Our alumni have gone on to make significant contributions to the world. Many are involved in teaching and research at universities across the country, while others make their mark in industry, inventing and leading. It is important to the Whitacre College of Engineering to maintain contact with our esteemed alumni, and reward them for giving Texas Tech the reputation as a university that produces high-quality graduates.

Distinguished Engineers

Each year the Whitacre College of Engineering rewards several of its outstanding graduates by honoring them as Distinguished Engineers. To see this year's Distinguished Engineers and those from years past, visit our Distinguished Engineers page.

Giving Opportunities

In order to continue our tradition of providing a quality education for all students in the Whitacre College of Engineering, we rely on the generosity of our alumni. With your thoughtful contributions, we are able to attract top-notch faculty, enhance our facilities, and provide scholarships and fellowships for outstanding students and students in need. For information on how you can help, please visit our Giving Opportunities page.

Job Postings for Alumni (Alumni JobGrid)

The Whitacre College of Engineering is proud to offer a listing of available positions and jobs for Texas Tech engineering alumni. These jobs are with companies and organizations from around the world, and are not entry-level positions. View the listings at the Alumni JobGrid site and follow the instructions for creating your user account.

Events and Activities

The Whitacre College of Engineering has events throughout the year to keep our alumni connected and interested. For information on the upcoming events, visit our Events and Activities page.


Our Development Office works with alumni and donors to build a better learning environment through student and faculty support, capital projects, and philanthropic donations. For information about our development team, visit the Development page.

Contact Information Update Form

We love to hear from you! If you have moved or have any exciting news that you would like to share, please fill out our Contact Information Update Form.