Undergraduate Admitted Students

Welcome to the undergraduate program in civil engineering at UIC!

Congratulations on your acceptance. We look forward to introducing you to the faculty, staff, and fellow students who will help you to develop your knowledge and skills in civil engineering—and set you on your way toward a rewarding career.

We encourage all of our incoming students to visit a few important places to gather all the information you need for a great start at UIC.

Visit UIC’s page for newly admitted students

UIC has a dedicated page for new undergraduate students. Start here to get all the information you will need as you start your education at UIC.

Go to the newly admitted students page

Academic Advising

You will receive one-on-one guidance from our faculty to make sure you are enrolling in the courses you need to complete your degree on time and be well-positioned to achieve your post-graduation goals.

Explore the Curriculum

Before you begin your UIC program is a great time to familiarize yourself with all the prospects that await you here—whether it’s courses in environmental engineering or transportation engineering, foundational classes in structural analysis and strength of materials, or finding out how to make computer models of the built world. Start on our courses page; we also recommend you check out the degree requirements and undergraduate course descriptions for civil engineering.

Get Answers to Your Questions

Below are some of the questions that incoming students ask us before they start at UIC. We encourage you to expand each one to gain some key basic information. You also should feel free to explore this entire website to see what awaits you!