Event Schedule

Throughout the year, the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Illinois gathers students, alumni, faculty, and industry partners for various events. Check back often for additional opportunities to connect on campus and in your region. We look forward to seeing you at one of our events!

PLEASE NOTE: the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is monitoring developments involving the COVID-19/novel Coronavirus very closely. CEE at Illinois continues to follow UIUC guidance on gatherings and has postponed – or is considering virtual options for – many upcoming events. Updates will be made to this page as soon as they are available. 

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Upcoming Alumni Events

As soon as dates for alumni events are set, they will be added to this list. The General Schedule of CEE Alumni Events below contains a typical breakout of recurring events. Check back regularly for updates. A full calendar of CEE events (including seminars and academic dates) is available here

Sep 26, 2021 - Dec 25, 2021

CEE Faculty Research Webinar

CEE Faculty Research Webinar

Hear from professor Imad Al-Qadi about the Smart Track Infrastructure Initiative, including the new Illinois Autonomous and Connected Track (I-ACT) -- a state-of-the-art arena for the development, testing and commercialization of smart, autonomous and multimodal transportation.

Professor Imad Al-Qadi

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 
1117 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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