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2019 SSBC National Finals. Photo Credit: Steve Buhman, New Leaf Studio

2022 Competition Update

AISC and the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) renewed their partnership for the SSBC, starting with the 2021-2022 school year. The two organizations plan to run regional competitions at ASCE Student Symposia throughout North America with a national finals to be held in May. 

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2022 Regional Competitions

There are two levels of the Student Steel Bridge Competition in North America: Regional Competitions and the National Finals. The Regional Competitions are typically held at ASCE Student Symposia. Outstanding performance in Regional Competitions, and only participation in those competitions, qualifies eligible teams for the Student Steel Bridge Competition National Finals, which is organized by AISC in collaboration with ASCE. 

More information about the 2022 Regional Competitions can be found below. Event registration will be coordinated directly by the Regional Competition Host School.  


 

ASCE Region 6

Host: University of Houston

March 30 - April 2, 2022
Houston, TX


RESULTS

Congratulations to the following overall winners!

1st Place: Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
2nd Place: West Texas A&M University
3rd Place: Universidad Panamericana, Guadalajara


This Regional Competition was held during the ASCE Region 6 Student Symposium. 

Symposium Website

Participating Teams

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
Universidad Panamericana, Guadalajara
University of Oklahoma
University of Texas at Arlington
University of Texas at Austin
University of Texas at El Paso
University of Texas at Tyler, Houston Engineering Center
University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley
West Texas A&M University

(Updated: April 13, 2022)

Carolinas

HOST: North Carolina State University

April 2, 2022
Raleigh, NC

*Note that this competition occurred on a separate weekend than the ASCE Student Symposium for the Carolinas Student Conference. Visit ASCE's Student Conferences, Symposia & Competitions page for more information about the symposium events, including the Student Conference Business Meeting and the Student Symposium Paper competition.

Participating Teams

Clemson University
North Carolina State University

(Updated: April 13, 2022)

Eastern Great Lakes

Host: Ohio University

March 31 - April 2, 2022
Athens County, OH


Results

Congratulations to the following overall winners!

1st Place: Youngstown State University
2nd Place: Michigan Technological University
3rd Place: Ohio Northern University


This Regional Competition was held during the ASCE Student Symposium for the Eastern Great Lakes Student Conference. 

Symposium Website

Participating Teams

Cleveland State University
Lawrence Technological University
Michigan Technological University
Ohio Northern University
Ohio State University
Ohio University
University of Cincinnati
University of Michigan
Youngstown State University

(Updated: April 6, 2022)

Gulf Coast

Host: Auburn University

March 31 - April 2, 2022
Auburn, AL


RESULTS

Congratulations to the following overall winner!

1st Place: Louisiana State University


This Regional Competition was held during the ASCE Student Symposium for the Gulf Coast Student Conference. 

Symposium Website

Participating Teams

Auburn University
Louisiana State University
Louisiana Tech University
University of Alabama
University of Alabama, Huntsville
University of Louisiana at Lafayette
University of South Alabama

(Updated: April 13, 2022)

Indiana-Kentucky

Host: Trine University

April 7-9, 2022
Angola, IN

This Regional Competition was held during the ASCE Student Symposium for the Indiana-Kentucky Student Conference. 

Symposium Website

Participating Teams

Purdue University, Northwest
Purdue University, West Lafayette
University of Notre Dame
Western Kentucky University

(Updated: April 27, 2022)

Intermountain Southwest

Host: University of Nevada, Las Vegas

April 13-16, 2022
Las Vegas, NV


RESULTS

Congratulations to the following overall winner!

1st Place: Brigham Young University


This Regional Competition was held during the ASCE Student Symposium for the Intermountain Southwest Student Conference. 

Symposium Website

Participating Teams

Arizona State University
Boise State University
Brigham Young University
Northern Arizona University
University of Alaska, Anchorage (Guest)
University of Alaska, Fairbanks (Guest)
University of Arizona
University of Nevada, Reno
Utah State University

(Updated: April 28, 2022)

Metropolitan

HOST: Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

April 8-10, 2022
New Brunswick, NJ

This Regional Competition was held during the ASCE Student Symposium for the Metropolitan Student Conference. Visit the ASCE Student Conferences, Symposia & Competitions page for more information.

Participating Teams

Cooper Union
New Jersey Institute of Technology
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Manhattan College
The College of New Jersey

(Updated: April 27, 2022)

Mid-America

Host: Iowa State University

April 21-22, 2022
Ames, IA


RESULTS

Congratulations to the following overall winners!

1st Place: Missouri University of Science and Technology
2nd Place: Kansas State University


This Regional Competition was held during the ASCE Student Symposium for the Mid-America Student Conference. 

Symposium Website

Participating Teams

Iowa State University
Kansas State University
Missouri State University
Missouri University of Science and Technology
South Dakota State University
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
University of Missouri-Columbia
William Jewell College

 

(Updated: April 27, 2022)

Mid-Atlantic East

Host: Johns Hopkins University / Morgan State University / United States Naval Academy

April 9-10, 2022
Baltimore, MD


RESULTS

Congratulations to the following overall winner!

1st Place: Drexel University


This Regional Competition was held during the ASCE Student Symposium for the Mid-Atlantic East Student Conference. 

Symposium Website

Participating Teams

Drexel University
Johns Hopkins University
Lafayette College
Lehigh University
Morgan State University
Temple University
University of Maryland

(Updated: April 27, 2022)

Mid-Atlantic West

Host: University of Pittsburgh

April 7-8, 2022
Pittsburgh, PA


RESULTS

Congratulations to the following overall winner!

1st Place: George Mason University


This Regional Competition was held during the ASCE Student Symposium for the Mid-Atlantic West Student Conference. 

Syposium Website

Participating Teams

George Mason University
George Washington University
Penn State - University Park
Pennsylvania State University- Harrisburg
The Catholic University of America
University of Pittsburgh
University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown

(Updated: April 13, 2022)

Mid-Pacific

Host: University of California, Davis

March 31 - April 2, 2022
Davis, CA


Results

Congratulations to the following overall winners!

1st Place: University of California, Berkeley
2nd Place: University of California, Davis


This Regional Competition was held during the ASCE Student Symposium for the Mid-Pacific Student Conference. 

Symposium Website

Participating Teams

California State University, Fresno
University of California, Berkeley
University of California, Davis

(Updated: April 6, 2022)

Mid-South

Host: Arkansas State University

March 31 - April 2, 2022
Jonesboro, AR


RESULTS

Congratulations to the following overall winners!

1st Place: Vanderbilt University
2nd Place: Tennessee Tech University


This Regional Competition was held during the ASCE Student Symposium for the Mid-South Student Conference. Visit ASCE's Student Conferences, Symposia & Competitions page for more information.

Participating Teams

Arkansas State University
Christian Brothers University
Harding University (AISC Student Club Guest)
Lipscomb University
Tennessee Tech University
University of Arkansas
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Vanderbilt University

(Updated: April 13, 2022)

Northeast

Host: University of Connecticut

April 22-23, 2022
Storrs, CT


RESULTS

Congratulations to the following overall winners!

1st Place: University of Connecticut
2nd Place: Norwich University
3rd Place: Northeastern University


This Regional Competition was held as part of the ASCE Student Symposium for the Northeast Student Conference. Visit ASCE's Student Conferences, Symposia & Competitions page for more information.

Participating Teams

Merrimack College
Northeastern University
Norwich University
Tufts University
University of Connecticut
University of Maine
University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Lowell
Wentworth Institute of Technology
Western New England University

(Updated: April 27, 2022)

Pacific Northwest

Host: University of British Columbia

April 27-29, 2022
* Virtual *


RESULTS

Congratulations to the following overall winners!

1st Place: University of Alaska, Fairbanks
2nd Place: University of Alaska, Anchorage
3rd Place: University of Idaho


This Regional Competition was held virtually as part the ASCE Student Symposium for the Pacific Northwest Student ConferenceTeams participated from their own campus via the SSBC: Compete from Campus.

Participating Teams

Oregon Institute of Technology
Portland State University
University of Alaska Anchorage
University of Alaska Fairbanks
University of British Columbia
University of Idaho

(Updated: May 2, 2022)

Pacific Southwest

Host: University of California, San Diego

March 31 - April 2, 2022
San Diego, CA


RESULTS

Congratulations to the following overall winners!

1st Place: University of California, San Diego
2nd Place: California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
3rd Place: University of California, Irvine


This Regional Competition was held during the ASCE Student Symposium for the Pacific Southwest Student Conference. 

Symposium Website

Participating Teams

California Baptist University
University of California, San Diego
California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
California State University Long Beach
University of California, Irvine
University of Hawaii at Manoa



(Updated: April 21, 2022)

Rocky Mountain

Host: Colorado School of Mines

April 8-9, 2022
Golden, CO


RESULTS

Congratulations to the following overall winners!

1st Place: Colorado School of Mines
2nd Place: South Dakota School of Mines and Technology


This Regional Competition was held during the ASCE Student Symposium for the Rocky Mountain Student Conference. 

Symposium Website

Participating Teams

Colorado Mesa University
Colorado School of Mines
Colorado State University-Fort Collins
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
United States Air Force Academy
University of Colorado, Boulder

(Updated: April 13, 2022)

Southeast

Host: Florida Institute of Technology

Melbourne, Florida
March 19-20, 2022


Results

Congratulations to the following overall winners!

1st Place: University of Florida
2nd Place: Kennesaw State University
3rd Place: University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez


Participating Teams

Florida Institute of Technology
Florida International University
Georgia Institute of Technology
Georgia Southern University
Kennesaw State University
University of Central Florida
University of Florida
University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez
University of South Florida 

Competition Website

(Updated: March 28, 2022)

Upstate New York - Canada

Host: Cornell University

April 21-23, 2022
Ithaca, NY


RESULTS

Congratulations to the following overall winners!

1st Place: University at Buffalo
2nd Place: SUNY College of Technology at Canton
3rd Place: Cornell University


This Regional Competition was held during the ASCE Student Symposium for the Upstate New York - Canada Student Conference. Visit ASCE's Student Conferences, Symposia & Competitions page for more information.

Participating Teams

Clarkson University
Cornell University
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
SUNY College of Technology at Canton
SUNY Polytechnic Institute, Utica
United States Military Academy West Point
University at Buffalo

(Updated: April 27, 2022)

Virginias

Host: Virginia Military Institute

April 7-9, 2022
Lexington, VA


RESULTS

Congratulations to the following overall winners!

1st Place: Virginia Tech
2nd Place: West Virginia University


This Regional Competition was held during the ASCE Student Symposium for the Virginias Student Conference. 

Symposium Website

Participating Teams

James Madison University (Guest)
Marshall University 
Old Dominion University
Virginia Military Institute
Virginia Tech
West Virginia University

(Updated: April 27, 2022)

Western Great Lakes

Host: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

April 7-9, 2022
Champaign, IL


RESULTS

Congratulations to the following overall winners!

1st Place: Lakehead University
2nd Place: University of Minnesota Duluth
3rd Place: University of North Dakota


This Regional Competition was held during the ASCE Student Symposium for the Western Great Lakes Student Conference.

Symposium Website

Participating Teams

Bradley University
Illinois Institute of Technology
Lakehead University
Marquette University
North Dakota State University
University of Illinois at Chicago
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Minnesota Duluth
University of Minnesota- Twin Cities
University of North Dakota
University of St. Thomas
University of Wisconsin Platteville
University of Wisconsin-Madison

(Updated: April 13, 2022)