NIST grant funds wind research at Illinois

Researchers will develop sensors that measure pressure, wind and wind loading on structures during high-wind situations.

The Future Starts Now

Six of CEE's newest faculty talk about what drew them to CEE Illinois, their research, and what the future holds for their field.

Fond memories lead young alumna to support CEE Modernization Plan

Find out what (and who) led Valerie Makri (BS 18) to support the CEE at Illinois Modernization Plan.


Student Welcome


Widely known for its friendly, welcoming atmosphere, CEE AT ILLINOIS is where you go to learn, study and conduct leading research in civil and environmental engineering.

  • Reputation for top rankings
  • Distinguished faculty
  • Cutting-edge research
  • Outstanding student recruitment
  • Career opportunities
  • Active Alumni

Rethinking Water as a Renewable Resource

CEE at Illinois is leading the way in developing safe water and sanitation solutions for a sustainable future.

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Upcoming Events

Undergrad Blog

10/16/19 - NCSA’s Students Pushing Innovation (SPIN) internship program...
10/14/19 - Geotech will be hosting a seminar this Friday afternoon that will be...
10/10/19 - See the attached flyer for information on an upcoming workshop...

Graduate Blog

10/17/19 - One 25% TA position is available for CEE202 for Spring 2020....
10/16/19 - Intel is specifically looking for Ph.D. and M.S. students majoring...
10/16/19 - SKY Happiness Retreat is a three-day workshop focusing on...

Alumni Events

CEE Faculty Research Reception

September 9, 2019 - Chicago

CEE Tailgate

October 12, 2019 - Champaign

CEE Alumni Awards Dinner

March 12, 2020 - Chicago

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What's happening at CEE?

From research to awards, check out all the latest news from CEE at Illinois.

Grainger Matching Challenge

$25 Million Matching Challenge

The Grainger Matching Challenge will match all donations up to $25 million to Engineering at Illinois' undergraduate scholarship endowments until December 31, 2019.

Select the CEE Engineering Visionary Scholarship Fund option on our giving page, or call (217) 244-2364 to discuss options.

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