Welcome to our department. We encourage you to discover the challenges and excitement in Civil Engineering and how our undergraduate and graduate programs will prepare you for a rewarding career in this dynamic profession. Our departmental philosophy links students, staff, faculty, alumni, and industry into an internationally recognized team of people to provide a first class educational, research, and development enterprise.
Civil Engineering covers a wide range of engineering applications from dams, tunnels, pipelines and highways to buildings. Civil Engineering is distinguished as being one of the earliest engineering disciplines. Throughout the ages it has provided creative and feasible solutions to many of the basic human needs and problems, and it still continues to take pride in being a fundamental building block of civilization.