Parker elected to National Academy of Sciences

Professor Gary Parker one of 84 new NAS members for 2017.

Bridging the Future

CEE plans to modernize for a new generation.

$25 million matching challenge

Grainger Foundation to match engineering scholarship endowment gifts up to $25 million


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

06/14/17 - WBK Engineering will be offering a summer job shadow session for...
06/14/17 - Please see the attached flyer for information on SE 412 -...
05/31/17 - IDOT has an entry level position open at the Central Bureau of...

Graduate Blog

06/20/17 - July 7, 2017 is the last day to add yourself to the August 2017...
06/19/17 - If you are a doctoral student planning to deposit your dissertation...
06/16/17 - PhD Final Defense – Ruijie Zeng Assessing climate and...

Alumni Events

CEE Golf Outing

July 20, 2017

Faculty-Alumni Interaction Event

September 11, 2017

CEE Tailgate

October 14, 2017

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Top of the class

US News & World Report ranks CEE's undergrad civil engineering program #1 in the nation.

CEE Rankings & Statistics
Grainger Matching Challenge

$25 Million Matching Challenge

The Grainger Foundation Inc. 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 contact our Advancement Team (John KelleyNishant Makhijani) to discuss.

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The University of Illinois is Celebrating Its 150th Anniversary.

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