Student Chapters


The mission of SMTA Student Chapters is to create learning opportunities for networks of post secondary students to develop professional skills and the knowledge necessary to work in electronic assembly technologies and related business operations.

Want to learn more about electronics manufacturing? View these introductory videos that teach you the basics of SMT.

Students from Southern PolyTech attend their SMTA meeting
Student Membership is only $5 USD!

Current Student Chapters:

Auburn University Student Chapter in Auburn, Alabama
Binghamton University Student Chapter in Binghamton, New York
Georgia Institute of Technology Student Chapter in Atlanta, Georgia
Northern Ohio Student Chapter in Cleveland, Ohio
Oregon State University Student Chapter in Corvallis, Oregon
Rochester Institute of Technology Student Chapter in Rochester, New York
Ryerson University Student Chapter in Toronto, Ontario Canada
University of Maryland Student Chapter in College Park, Maryland
University of South Florida Student Chapter in Tampa, Florida
University of Texas at Arlington Student Chapter in Arlington, Texas
University of Toronto Student Chapter in Toronto, Ontario Canada
University of Waterloo Student Chapter in Waterloo, Ontario Canada






How to Start A Student Chapter at Your School

New Student Chapters may be established at any post secondary school with programs that support surface mount technology, microelectronics, electronics packaging, assembly, or related industries.

Contact Karen Frericks Director of Chapter Relations or call 952-920-7682 with any questions.


Visit the Local Chapters & Affiliates page for a complete listing of chapters around the world.

Go to the Chapter News page of the SMTAnews section for a summary of current chapter activity.

See the SMTA Calendar for detailed postings of current local activity around the world.