2021 Fall Kick-Off Event

9/15/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Knowledge
Mark October 6th on your calendar for our first ever pre-season prep event!

Altair Student Webinar Series

9/8/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Altair University invites you to attend their many online training sessions specifically designed for students!

2021 Competition Plan

9/1/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
The 2021 plan has been announced! Find out the details in the 2021 CDS Competition Plan document available under Series Resources today.

2021 Season Announcement

8/12/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
The Collegiate Design Series staff will be sharing the 2021 season plan on September 1st. Stay tuned!

AeroTech® 2021 Opportunity

8/10/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Last call for Papers and Presentations! The August 25th deadline is fast approaching so act fast if you would like to submit an abstract.

Participation Certificates

8/6/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Be sure to download your participation certificates for the 2020 SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Season before it’s too late! Certificates will expire in the summer when the events are switched over to 2021.

2021 University Landscape Survey

7/27/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Please take a few moments to complete a survey to help ensure that we can gather info to help make decisions for the upcoming 2021 season.

2021 Season Updates

7/16/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
As we enter the 2020-2021 season, we want to take this opportunity to promote some exciting new developments and changes that you can expect to see moving forward!

CDS Gear Box: Last chance to order!

6/26/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Don't forget to purchase your CDS Merchandise! The current design is available in different apparel options. Hurry and make your purchases today because these designs are only available until toady at 11:59pm EDT.

Congratulations Seniors!

6/24/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Congratulations to the 2020 CDS graduates! Although this year was far different than any of us could have ever anticipated, there is no doubt in our minds that the class of 2020 will continue to persevere throughout their careers and accomplish great things.

CDS Gear Box: June 26th Order Deadline

6/22/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Only 5 days left to purchase your CDS merch! The deadline for this designs is only a few days away, so don't delay!

Robotics for Autonomous Vehicle Systems Bootcamp

6/19/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
OPPORTUNITY: Participate in SAE International’s intensive and rigorous learning program that features hands-on experiences to develop a technical understanding of building autonomous systems for self-driving vehicles!

FREE Catalytic Combustion Webinar

6/12/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
If you want to learn about catalyst or get a better understanding of catalyst, this is a must attend event. John is an industry expert on this subject and will provide an excellent insight on catalyst design, manufacturing and maintenance. You will walk away from this session well informed!

CDS Gear Box Second Launch

6/12/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
The CDS Gear Box is open with a new design!

CDS Gear Box: Last chance to order!

6/9/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Don't forget to purchase your CDS Merchandise! Currently there are two designs available with different apparel options. Hurry and make your purchases today because these designs are only available until tomorrow at 12pm EDT.

CDS Gear Box: June 10th Order Deadline

6/5/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Only 4 days left to purchase your CDS merch! The deadline for these limited edition 2016 Baja SAE California and 2020 Formula SAE 40th Anniversary designs is only a few days away, so don't delay!

CDS Gear Box Orders

5/28/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Just a reminder, due to COVID-19, all international orders for the CDS Gear Box, including Mexico and Canada, will need to be placed through SAE International directly.

#COVIDcantstopgood Video

5/28/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
A message from sponsors, volunteers and staff in 2020 to Collegiate Design Series teams.

CDS Gear Box Launch

5/27/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
The CDS Gear Box merchandise store is now open!

CDS Gear Box is opening soon!

5/25/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
On Wednesday, May 27th, the CDS team is launching a brand-new online merchandise store.

Mentor Mixer May 7 – 8: Women in Engineering & Effective Communication

4/30/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Join SAE Membership for a special virtual mentoring event in the Open Forum of Member Connection May 7 – 8. Mentors and mentees will be able to discuss being a woman in the mobility industry, as well as how to effectively communicate in the workplace. Six women from varying career stages will be available over the course of those two days to answer your questions and share their experiences:

CDS QuaranTEAM Challenge

4/27/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Starting this Wednesday, we will be posting daily challenges on the SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Newsfeed. The challenges will vary from day to day and will require teams to get creative in order to complete. Click for full details.

SAE Student Membership – Spring Updates

4/15/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Membership is hosting a bunch of great events this spring such as the WCX 2020 Knowledge Bar, women-focused mentor mixer, and Industrial Lectures via WebEx. Take advantage of these opportunities over the next few months!

2020 Clean Snowmobile Challenge Results are posted!

3/18/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
2020 competition results posted online

Coronavirus Update

3/2/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
The Collegiate Design Series team along with SAE International is aware of and continues to monitor the evolving Coronavirus outbreaks. The health of our participants is our number one priority, and we will advise further steps as needed throughout the competition season to individual event participants.

MSRP Update for Diesel Teams

2/19/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Diesel teams should use $4,000 for the cost of Utility Sled engine if using OM660 Mercedes's engine.

SAE CDS Webinar Series

2/12/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
The fourth and final webinar was presented on February 6th now available for viewing under Series Resources and DENSO under SAE CDS Webinar Series.

SAE CDS Webinar Series

1/13/2020   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Webinars 1, 2 and 3 are now available for viewing under Series Resources and DENSO under SAE CDS Webinar Series. Mark your calendars for the fourth webinar on February 6th at 3:00 PM EDT for Principles of Noise and Vibration Control.

SAE CDS Webinar Series Topic 2 & 3

12/18/2019   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
SAE International introduced a webinar series in 2019 for SAE Collegiate Design Series teams. This webinar announcement will cover topics 2 & 3 for the SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge students

Sharing STEM Stories

12/9/2019   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
We would love to hear how SAE International has guided your engineering journey. Email us at [email protected] if you would like to share your story with us!

SAE CDS Webinar Series

11/19/2019   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
SAE International introduced a webinar series in 2019 for SAE Collegiate Design Series teams. This webinar is the second of four focused for SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge students.

Fast Track Roster: How To

11/19/2019   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
All students and faculty are required to be on their team's roster at ww.sae.org by the Fast Track Roster Affiliation deadline. However, there is a great benefit to being on your team’s roster NOW.

What is the Future of Mobility?

11/19/2019   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Check out our YouTube video where we asked students and faculty throughout the 2019 Collegiate Design Series for their opinions on what the future holds for mobility.

Mobility Meetup: AV Test Platforms & Vehicle Cybersecurity

11/18/2019   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
SAE Innovations in Mobility meetup group presents our first meetup in the Motor City on December 4th! Representatives from DG Technologies Inc. and Dataspeed, Inc. will be discussing Car-Hacking & Vehicle Security and By-Wire Conversion for AV Research Platforms. Sign up today!

AWIM Learn Twice Initiative

11/6/2019   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Collegiate Design Series teams will be rewarded with a sponsorship of $3,000 for their participation in AWIM's Learn Twice Initiative. Learn how to take advantage of this opportunity today!

SAE CDS Webinar Series

10/22/2019   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
SAE International introduced a webinar series in 2019 for SAE Collegiate Design Series teams. This webinar is focused for SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge students.

Start an SAE Chapter in addition to your CDS Team

10/18/2019   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
What having an SAE Student Chapter can do to benefit your team members and CDS team!

Write an article and win $500

10/18/2019   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Student contest open to any SAE Student Member. Deadline is November 1, 2019.

Free Professional Development Courses for Student Members

10/18/2019   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
New student benefit for SAE student members grants access to five professional development courses.

Join SAE Membership for the next Mentor Mixer and get career advice!

10/18/2019   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Virtual Mentor Mixer is happening November 13 - 14, 2019.

SAE Clean Snowmobile Registration 2020

8/14/2019   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Registration is set to open Thursday, October 17th.

SOLIDWORKS xDesign SAE Challenge

8/2/2019   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Calling all U.S. SAE Teams! Use your team’s design skills to create a rescue vehicle of the future and your team could win $3,000.

WCX Awards

2/5/2019   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Attention Collegiate Design Series Teams! Our SAE Awards and Scholarship Team is solicitating a few volunteers amongst those attending this year’s WCX19 in Detroit Michigan.

Student Tech Paper Competition

1/25/2019   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
The mobility industry is rapidly changing, and students and young professionals will be at the forefront of fostering these transformations. The SAE Membership Team is excited to present the new Student and Young Professional Technical Paper Competition at the inaugural Innovations in Mobility event!

DoD Security Clearances

1/23/2019   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
The ability to mark your DoD security clearance level was added to the Fast Track Roster on www.sae.org in November. Due to this being added after registration in October, we still have many students who are on their fast track roster without having chosen a clearance level yet. If you registered your team or were added to your team's roster prior to November, please make sure you're logging back in to www.sae.org fill out your clearance level. This can be checked by clicking the orange edit button next to

Merchandise Store - Holiday Sale!

12/14/2018   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Introducing the SAE International Holiday Sale! Now through January 11, 2019 SAE merchandise is 25% off using the promo code HOLIDAY25. We're also offering free shipping on standard delivery. Get your SAE gear today!

Volunteer Opportunity - Student Posters at Aerotech

12/13/2018   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Students are invited to submit an abstract for a poster to be displayed at AeroTech Americas. Abstract submissions will be evaluated, and authors will be notified in advance of the event. For those accepted, individuals will receive an official letter to attend AeroTech (travel expenses are not included). Selections will be made by February 15, 2019.

Autodesk invites SAE teams to join Autodesk® Fusion 360® free webinars

12/12/2018   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Autodesk invites SAE teams to join Autodesk® Fusion 360® free webinars. From exploring the full span of integrated technologies to a deep dive into manufacturing tools. Turn your winning idea into reality!

Autodesk announces its partnership

10/23/2018   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Autodesk announces its partnership with 2019 SAE CDS, and we have exciting news for you!

CDS Virtual Career Fair – January 31st, 2019 12-4 pm EST

10/17/2018   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
CDS Virtual Career Fair – January 31st, 2019 12-4 pm EST

Rumbaugh Outstanding Student Leader Award

10/11/2018   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
SAE would like to honor one outstanding student leader engaged in one or more SAE activities! Apply today!

2019 SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Rules Updated

10/8/2018   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
Revised rules with minor update is now posted online Series Resource

2019 SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Registration Date Changed!

10/4/2018   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Series
2019 Registration Date Change

2019 SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Dates Release

7/19/2018   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge
2019 CSC Dates

CDS Virtual Career Fair - coming soon!

10/26/2017   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge
2018 CDS Virtual Career Fair - coming soon!

NOTICE: Duplicate Team Names Restricted

8/22/2017   SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge
2018 NOTICE: Duplicate Team Names Restricted