SAE Aero Design Validation - West

April 9-11, 2021 │Van Nuys, California

2021 SAE Aero Design West has been Rescheduled


This year's SAE Aero Design West planned for 2021 in Van Nuys, California has been merged into the SAE Aero Design East event. The event has been rescheduled for June 4-6th and will be held in Lakeland, Florida.

Stay tuned to the news feed at for updates on this year's competition!

Understanding the Cancellation Process

Please be advised that NO REFUNDS will be given if your team withdraws from a competition. Non-Refundable Registration Fees Policy still applies to teams withdrawing from active Registered Team List.

If you add your team to any waitlists and register for another, registration fees WILL NOT be transferable. We will also not transfer teams or registration fees between competitions. If your team has the option to become active on the registered team list for the competition, you will be required to pay a second registration fee and vice versa.

Should your team decide to withdraw OR to be taken off the waitlist for any competition, please notify at least six weeks prior to competition date.  Notifying us allows another team on the Wait List to be offered your spot.