Design is one of the five Groups of the Mechanical Engineering Department. Our Programs page contains information about the possibilities for study in Design. The ME Department website contains lots of helpful information about the Department. Go to Information for Prospective Students (and expand the appropriate headings of Undergraduate Students or Graduate Students in the navigation bar at the left) for information on how to apply, PhD study, financial support, etc.
Many applicants are interested in CA/TA or RA positions. You'll find information here: