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Tessum wins NASA Early Career Faculty Award

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Artificial intelligence produces a recipe for lower-carbon concrete

Researchers at U of I, Meta and concrete supplier, Ozinga, partnered on discovering better concrete formulas using AI.

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Hashash elected to National Academy of Engineering

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Why Choose CEE at Illinois?

Engineering students

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. A top-ranked program with distinguished faculty, CEE at Illinois prepares students to tackle some of society's biggest challenges:

  • Ensuring clean air, safe drinking water and sanitation;
  • Addressing our changing environment;
  • Protecting the population from natural and man-made hazards;
  • Designing a sustainable infrastructure that serves everyone;
  • Reimagining human and commodity traffic for an automated future;
  • And, of course, designing and constructing the world’s tallest buildings and most iconic bridges

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U.S. NEWS AND WORLD REPORT RANKINGS

#3

Civil Engineering
Undergraduate Program

#6

Environmental Engineering
Undergraduate Program

#2

Civil Engineering
Graduate Program

#3

Environmental Engineering
Graduate Program

#1

Online Civil Engineering Master's Program

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U P C O M I N G   E V E N T S

July
12

FGI Webinar: Live Panel Discussion on Expected Longevity & Applications of Exposed v. Unexposed Geomembranes

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/251630256207413515

12:00 PM

July
21

CEE Golf Outing

Ruffled Feathers, Lemont, Ill.

9:00 AM

July
21

CEE Golf Outing

Ruffled Feathers, Lemont, Ill.

9:00 AM

October
1

CEE Tailgate

Memorial Stadium

8:30 AM

Data Science + CEE Disciplines

New undergraduate certificate option and non-thesis Master's track
combine data science, CEE core disciplines.  

Undergraduate    Graduate

Research Conferences

CEE at Illinois hosts several research conferences throughout the year, bringing together scientists, academics, industry professionals and policy makers together for learning, collaboration and networking.

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Facts + Rankings

CEE at Illinois undergraduate and graduate programs are consistently ranked among the best in the nation. See our current rankings and other stats about our top department.

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