More Women Engineers Than Ever

More Women Engineers Than Ever

Proud to welcome the most diverse freshman class in the College's history!

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Meet Denzel McCauley, a sophomore in civil engineering who participates in the Morrill Engineering Program. MEP empowers underrepresented engineering students to achieve academic excellence and grow as leaders.

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Nearly half--46 percent-- of the 190 incoming #ILLINOIS CS students are women!

General Engineering major changes name to Systems Engineering and Design

NPRE student helps develop winning startup in Nuclear Innovation Bootcamp

#ILLINOIS Professor Sheldon Jacombson leads team of students to analyze the possible outcomes of the 2016 elections:

#ILLINOIS Blue Waters supercomputer is helping create topographic images for White House Arctic Initiative

#ILLINOIS biomedical engineers take 2nd place at NIH DEBUT Challenge with sepsis chip design

John Dallesasse of #ILLINOIS ECE leading team of researchers with a $2.5 million budget on transistor laser project

Two #ILLINOIS NPRE Assistant Professors to validate computer coding for power plant operations

King Li, M.D., MBA to serve as the inaugural dean and chief academic officer of Carle Illinois College of Medicine

#ILLINOIS MechSE graduate Adam Tilton & founder of startup Rithmio, will get you running with his new technology

Gifts in Action


Chase Duncan
BS, Computer Science

Before coming to Illinois, Chase dropped out of the 9th grade, worked hard at a community college, and was accepted as
a transfer student. While getting married
with a baby son along the way. Chase is a guy who is up for a challenge.

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