Parker elected to National Academy of Sciences

Professor Gary Parker one of 84 new NAS members for 2017.

Bridging the Future

CEE plans to modernize for a new generation.

$25 million matching challenge

Grainger Foundation to match engineering scholarship endowment gifts up to $25 million


Student Welcome


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.

  • Reputation for top rankings
  • Distinguished faculty
  • Cutting-edge research
  • Outstanding student recruitment
  • Career opportunities
  • Active Alumni

Rethinking Water as a Renewable Resource

CEE at Illinois is leading the way in developing safe water and sanitation solutions for a sustainable future.

Feature Story


Upcoming Events

Undergrad Blog

12/12/17 - The application period for undergraduate students planning to...
12/08/17 - December Economics proficiency exams are available for sign-up: http...
12/08/17 - Andrew W. Richardson is Chairman of the Board of Directors and the...

Graduate Blog

12/08/17 - CEE ALUMNI LEADERSHIP SPEAKER SERIES Andrew Richardson Wednesday,...
12/07/17 - PhD Final Defense – Ye Sun Scalable Online Estimation with...
12/06/17 - Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP (SOM) is pleased to announce that...

Alumni Events


CEE Graduation Reception

December 23, 2017
Newmark Lab Crane Bay

CEE Spring Job Fair

February 22, 2018
Newmark Crane Bay

Alumni Awards Dinner

March 8, 2018
Chicago, IL

View More Alumni Events

What's happening at CEE?

From research to awards, check out all the latest news from CEE at Illinois.

Grainger Matching Challenge

$25 Million Matching Challenge

The Grainger Foundation Inc. Matching Challenge will match all donations up to $25 million to Engineering at Illinois' undergraduate scholarship endowments until December 31, 2019.

Select the CEE Engineering Visionary Scholarship Fund option on our giving page, or contact our Advancement Team (John KelleyNishant Makhijani) to discuss.

Shaping the Future Since 1867.

The University of Illinois is Celebrating Its 150th Anniversary.

Celebrate With Us
150th Illinois Anniversary
Scroll to Top