Engineering Hall

The Dean's Student & Family Welcome Reception

The Dean’s Student & Family Welcome Reception

Prior to classes starting in the fall, we welcome you to join Interim Dean Tamer Başar for a Student and Family Welcome Reception! Desserts will be provided and you will have an opportunity to mingle with the dean, as well as other representatives from Illinois Engineering. This event is open to all new students (including freshmen, transfer, and graduate students) and their families. We look forward to meeting the families who act as a support system to our wonderful students!


Friday, August 24, 2018
2:00p - 3:30p


Bardeen Quad

Who is Invited:

All incoming engineering students (including freshmen, transfer, and graduate students) and their families


Please RSVP by Friday, August 17, 2018

Directions and Parking Information:

The Bardeen Quad is located in the heart of the engineering campus. The Quad lies behind Grainger Library if you are coming from Springfield Avenue, behind Engineering Hall if you are coming from Green Street, behind Talbot Laboratory if you are coming from Wright Street, and behind the Mechanical Engineering Lab if you are coming from Mathews Avenue.

Metered parking is available on Mathews Avenue, Springfield Avenue, and Wright Street. There are also limited metered spots located in parking lot B1 (on the corner of Springfield Avenue and Goodwin Avenue).


For more information regarding the Student and Family Welcome Reception, please contact the Office of Advancement at or 217.244.2364.

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