University of Pennsylvania, Lambda Chapter
Welcome to the official website of the Eta Kappa Nu Lambda Chapter at the University of Pennsylvania. Eta Kappa Nu is the premier Electrical and Computer Engineering honor society in the nation (est. 1904). With over 200 student chapters globally comprised of over 200,000 members, Eta Kappa Nu is one of the most respected organizations in engineering.
Eta Kappa Nu is dedicated to encouraging and recognizing excellence in the electrical and computer engineering field. Members consist of students, alumni, and other professionals who have demonstrated exceptional academic and professional accomplishments, along with superior character and attitude.
Although established over 100 years ago, Eta Kappa Nu continues to operate on its founding principles of recognizing excellence in the electrical and computer engineering field, with regards to academics and personal character. Moreover, the elements which its members devote their studies to are deeply woven into the society’s brand and tradition.
The goal of the Eta Kappa Nu Lambda Chapter projects are to provide useful and interesting opportunities to the student community at the University of Pennsylvania. These projects provide informative and engaging challenges to students, and academic assistance outside of the classroom. Non-HKN members are welcome to participate.
Eta Kappa Nu’s social events are aimed at bringing together the student and professional engineering community. Through gatherings of diverse individuals across numerous fields and backgrounds, priceless relationships are formed, giving young individuals valuable insight on career building and professional development.