Undergraduate Blog

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September 27, 2018

This is a reminder that math proficiency exams are available for the following classes: Math 220, 225, 231, 241, 285, 286, 415, Saturday, October 6, 2018, for eligible students who submit their online registration form no later than 12pm, Wednesday, October 3. Math proficiency exams are like a 3-hour final exam for the course. No books, notes, or calculators are allowed. Those who need a conflict exam (typically for religious reasons) or special accommodations should register as soon as possible!


More information and the registration link are available from



The next exams will take place January 19, June 15, and August 31, 2019, with registrations closer to those dates.

Please direct questions to mathadvising@illinois.edu!

September 26, 2018

This winter, Illinois is offering more than 35 high-quality courses taught by Illinois faculty and delivered in a condensed, online format over the winter break. Winter Session begins December 21, 2018 and ends January 12, 2019. This is a great opportunity for students to take an active role in their education, enroll in a high demand course and work toward degree completion.


Important information for students.


·         Winter Session 2018-2019 begins on December 21, 2018, and ends January 12, 2019.

·         Priority registration begins for Winter 2018/2019 in conjunction with Spring 2019 on October 29, 2018.

·         Students may enroll in only one class during Winter Session.


If you have questions, contact Kalee Ackerman at ackermn@illinois.edu

September 24, 2018

WINTER session information for this upcoming Winter term:


Undergraduate classes are offered 12/21/2018 (Friday) through 1/12/2019 (Saturday) Tuition is charged per credit hour, base rate only Students can only register for 1 course Priority registration for 1 course is the same time date as priority registration for Spring 2019 Deadline to register is midnight, Thursday, 12/20/2018 (the night before classes start) No course restrictions or registration permission overrides are being used Enhanced Registration will allow the student to drop their Winter class through 1/1/2019 Pro rate refund schedule for dropping a Winter class is 80%, 60%, 40%, 0  per each week Drop without a “W” grade is allowed until midnight on Monday, 1/1/2019…after that the student must see the College Office to withdraw


This information has come to us through the Registrar’s Office.

September 24, 2018

Delta Airport Consultants, Inc. is actively seeking entry-level civil engineering graduates in their Charlotte office, particularly students interested in transportation, water resources, land development, construction, and of course airports.


September 24, 2018

Please see the attached flyer for details on ASCE's FE Review program. You can register for the Review sessions using the following link:

Google Form: https://goo.gl/forms/GH7MODC6ZP3AeWB03