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.

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Upcoming Events

Undergrad Blog

05/23/18 - The Illinois State Geological Survey, Prairie Research Institute is...
05/18/18 - The USGS Central Midwest Water Science Center (serving Illinois,...
05/14/18 - This specialized Master’s degree is a unique opportunity for...

Graduate Blog

05/22/18 - Hello Illinois CEE grad students – I want to call your...
05/21/18 - PhD Final Defense – Roberto Fernández Laboratory...
05/21/18 - Summer Session SF (12 week) Upcoming Registration Deadlines May 25...

Alumni Events

CEE Springfield Social Hour

May 31, 2018 - Springfield, IL

CEE Beer Tasting

June 13, 2018 - Chicago, IL

CEE Golf Outing

July 19, 2018 - Lemont, IL

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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 Nishant Makhijani to discuss.

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The University of Illinois is Celebrating Its 150th Anniversary.

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