Skip to main content
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Flickr
  • Instagram
  • Pinterest
  • YouTube
  • Google+

2019 Design Challenge Participating Teams

Eighty teams from 65 collegiate institutions are participating in the next U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Design Challenge! These teams are vying to be selected as one of the finalist teams that will compete during the Design Challenge Weekend, April 12–14, 2019.

The 65 collegiate institutions participating in the 2019 Design Challenge are:

  • Alexandria University (Alexandria, Egypt)
  • Appalachian State University (Boone, North Carolina)
  • Ball State University (Muncie, Indiana)
  • Barber-Scotia College (Concord, North Carolina)
  • Brigham Young University (Provo, Utah)
  • Brown University (Providence, Rhode Island)
  • California State University, Fullerton (Fullerton, California)
  • Carnegie Mellon University (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania)
  • CEPT University (Ahmedabad, India)
  • Dr. Bhanuben Nanavati College of Architecture for Women (Pune, India)
  • Drury University (Springfield, Missouri)
  • Eastern Michigan University (Ypsilanti, Michigan)
  • Georgia Institute of Technology (Atlanta, Georgia)
  • Hampton University (Hampton, Virginia)
  • Hope College (Holland, Michigan)
  • Humboldt State University (Arcata, California)
  • Illinois Institute of Technology (Chicago, Illinois)
  • Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis (Indianapolis, Indiana)
  • Jefferson University (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
  • Kansas State University (Manhattan, Kansas)
  • King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (Dhahran, Saudi Arabia)
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, Massachusetts)
  • Miami University (Oxford, Ohio)
  • Michigan State University (East Lansing, Michigan)
  • Monash University (Melbourne, Australia)
  • New York City College of Technology (Brooklyn, New York)
  • Oregon State University (Corvallis, Oregon)
  • Pennsylvania College of Technology (Williamsport, Pennsylvania)
  • Queen's University (Kingston, Ontario)
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (Troy, New York)
  • Rhode Island School of Design (Providence, Rhode Island)
  • Ryerson University (Toronto, Ontario)
  • Saddleback College (Mission Viejo, California)
  • Salt Lake Community College (Salt Lake City, Utah)
  • Shahid Beheshti University (Tehran, Iran)
  • Sharif University of Technology (Tehran, Iran)
  • Stanford University (Stanford, California)
  • State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry (Syracuse, New York)
  • Syracuse University (Syracuse, New York)
  • Technische Universität Berlin - EUREF Campus (Berlin, Germany)
  • Tehran University of Art (Tehran, Iran)
  • The Manchester School of Architecture (Manchester, England)
  • The Pennsylvania State University (Centre County, Pennsylvania)
  • The Pontifical and Royal University of Santo Tomas (Manila, Philippines)
  • The University of Arizona (Tucson, Arizona)
  • The University of Texas at Austin (Austin, Texas)
  • The University of New Mexico (Albuquerque, New Mexico)
  • The University of Vermont (Burlington, Vermont)
  • Tsinghua University (Beijing, China)
  • United States Military Academy at West Point (West Point, New York)
  • Universidade Federal do Paraná (Curitiba, Brazil)
  • University of Alberta (Edmonton, Alberta)
  • University of Cincinnati (Cincinnati, Ohio)
  • University of the District of Columbia (Washington, D.C.)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Champaign County, Illinois)
  • University of Minnesota Twin Cities (Minneapolis, Minnesota)
  • University of Missouri-Columbia (Columbia, Missouri)
  • University of Portland (Portland, Oregon)
  • University of Wisconsin–Madison (Madison, Wisconsin)
  • University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (Milwaukee, Wisconsin)
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Blacksburg, Virginia)
  • Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, Missouri)
  • West Virginia University (Morgantown, West Virginia)
  • Western New England University (Springfield, Massachusetts)
  • Yale University (New Haven, Connecticut)

Finalists will be announced in February 2019, and winning teams will be selected in April 2019.