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Why should you join SPEX?

Project Experience
Who can join SPEX?

New Students

RIT Space Exploration is open to all undergraduate and graduate students at RIT. Meetings during the semester are at 11:00 AM in Hugh L. Carey Hall, room 14-2575-2585 every Saturday. If you are interested in joining SPEX, you can send an email using the form below to receive more information.

RIT Faculty

SPEX is interested in partnering with RIT faculty in a variety of roles. We are looking for faculty interested in advising SPEX members and project teams in the following fields.

If you have expertise in other aerospace-related fields not listed, we would love to work with you on future projects.

SPEX is also actively looking to partner with RIT faculty looking to fly their research on future high altitude balloon (HAB) launches and CubeSat missions. We have a HAB platform that can fly up to 8u (20cm x 20cm x 20cm) payloads up to 100,000 ft.

Industry Professionals

SPEX is looking to partner with industry professionals to give our members insight into aerospace industry. Prior outreach events have included presentations on technical work, resume reviews and company Q and A. If you or your company would be interested in participating in a SPEX outreach event, please let us know via the form below. SPEX is also looking for corporate sponsorship to support its projects. You can learn more on our donation page.

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