This is more than a name change — we are taking innovation, technology and academics to new heights.

"We are extraordinarily grateful to Jim Jr. and his family for their incredible history of generosity to the Engineering school. Particularly now, while we stand poised to truly transform our approach to research, innovation and learning, this new commitment will allow us to advance the McKelvey School of Engineering into the next tier of top engineering programs in this country and the world."

— Dean Aaron Bobick

New era in engineering to begin at Washington University

Watch the official announcement from the Jan. 31 kick-off event

Meet Jim McKelvey Jr.