Upcoming Alumni Events

As soon as dates for alumni events are set, they will be added to this list. Check back regularly for updates. A full calendar of CEE events (including seminars, conferences and academic dates) is available here

COVID-19 updates: at this time we are holding in-person events with no restrictions. Check back regularly for status changes, in the event that campus or state COVID guidelines necessitate rescheduling or canceling events.

Jan 26, 2023 - Jan 26, 2024

Grainger College Houston Event

Grainger College Houston Event

Grainger College invites you to join them for an inspiring afternoon of conversation and connection in uptown Houston. Dean Rashid Bashir will be in attendance to share exciting updates from campus and answer any questions that you may have.

Omni Houston at the Galleria

CEE Alumni Awards Dinner

CEE Alumni Awards Dinner

An evening of reminiscing, dining and networking with fellow CEE alumni and current Illinois faculty and students. The largest CEE at Illinois alumni gathering of the year, the evening also includes presentation of the CEEAA awards.

Union League Club, Chicago

Learn about the annual CEE Alumni Dinner

Every year, CEE at Illinois alumni gather in Chicago for an evening of reminiscing, networking and celebrating CEE Alumni Award winners. 

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General Schedule of CEE Alumni Events

Dates for recurring CEE alumni events change every year, but typically follow the schedule below:


Spring Job Fair (February)
Alumni Dinner (March)
Alumni Social Hour (April)


Graduation Reception (May)
Beer Tasting (June)
Golf Outing (July)


Faculty Research Reception (September)
Fall Job Fair (September)
Tailgate (October)
Graduation Reception (December)

Dates will be added to the official calendar above as soon as they are available. Check back often!

Research Conferences

CEE at Illinois is home to several recurring research conferences that bring together some of the best minds in civil and environmental engineering to learn about new research, engage and collaborate, and connect with peers.

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Alumni & Corporate Relations Contact

Keely Ashman

Keely Ashman
Assistant Director of Alumni & Corporate Relations 
1107 Newmark Civil Engineering Lab
205 N. Mathews Ave., Urbana, IL  61801
(217) 333-6454

The CEE Office of Advancement is here to serve CEE at Illinois alumni and friends. We welcome your input and look forward to hearing from you!

For Corporate relations, e-mail is the most reliable contact method and will result in the quickest response.

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