Student Life

Civil and environmental engineering students at Illinois are part of a close community, where collaboration is encouraged and life-long friends are made. Get involved by joining a student organization, networking with fellow Illini and alumni, and utilizing the many campus resources available to maximize your college experience.

Student Organizations

A wide variety of student organizations means there is something for everyone, no matter your interest. Some of the CEE organizations include the steel bridge team, concrete canoe and student chapters of national professional organizations. There are many more to consider!

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Career Preparation

There are a wide variety of career services available to students to help you prepare for life after school, including two job fairs just for CEE students each year, plus Grainger and campus recruiting events, entrepreneurial resources, and leadership opportunities.

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Student Resources

Looking for department, college and campus resources? From undergraduate forms to wellness resources, this is a good place to start.

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CEE, College and Campus Events

Several annual events are held by the department, college and campus, to welcome new students, celebrate achievements and build community.

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CEE at Illinois Virtual Yearbook

Our graduates share photos and plans for the future in the CEE Virtual Yearbook.

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