At the Montana Board of Regents meeting this morning, the board voted to approve the name change of Montana Tech's School of Mines & Engineering to the Lance College of Mines & Engineering. The renaming honors Montana Tech alumnus Ryan Lance and his wife Lisa, whose gift of $31 million last spring was the largest in university history.Read more about historic moment.
Montana Technological University will host an upcoming STEM-focused open house event known as Tech Day on Friday, November 17, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tech Day is a one-of-a-kind, hands-on college visit experience for prospective students. Students are invited to the main university campus in historic Uptown Butte, Montana, to experience a day of interactive laboratory breakout sessions, campus tours, and a chance to explore academic areas of interest.Find out more and sign up!
Researchers at Montana Technological University will be able to better explore worlds invisible to the naked eye after the delivery of a multifunctional transmission electron microscope. The new equipment will significantly expand opportunities for the campus community, state of Montana, and Rocky Mountain West.Learn more about new equipment.
We are excited to invite new and returning families to campus for this fun-filled weekend featuring quality time with your student and exciting adventures in beautiful Butte, America.Learn more and RSVP.
Lasting international friendships, an appreciation for foreign culture, and a lifelong zest for the opportunity to travel are just a few benefits Orediggers received through Montana Tech’s 2023 Summer Study-abroad Program in Austria.Learn about upcoming opportunities.
Walk to school with Montana Tech Student-Athletes. Each elementary school will have designated meeting points for students to walk to or be dropped off at. At these points there will be Tech Student-Athletes in uniform to walk with the students to school.Find out how to walk with us!
Montana Technological University is now admitting students to the recently approved Construction Management Bachelor of Science program, housed in the School of Mines and Engineering’s Civil Engineering department.
Montana Technological University is seeking comment from the public about changing the name of the university’s School of Mines and Engineering to the Lance College of Mines & Engineering pending Montana Board of Regents’ approval.
Montana Technological University, Montana Resources, and Butte-Silver Bow County have passed the first hurdle in pursuing a Department of Energy grant that would deliver 63 megawatts of power to the university, the Montana Resources’ Continental Mine, and buildings within the Butte community via solar power.
Access valuable digital databases, maps, atlases, and historical journals of geological and mining resources dating back to the 1800s. Some of our valuable resources, including maps from the Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology, are housed only on Montana Tech campus.
The Tech Vision Student Aid Fund helps recruit new Orediggers and provide funds to take care of our current students. Our goal is to raise $160,000 annually to impact 50-75 students and right now gifts to Tech Vision are being matched 1:1 up to $80,000.