Visit MechSE and Apply

Want to see MechSE and the Grainger College of Engineering in action?  Come visit us for the annual Engineering Open House!   

April 8 - 9, 2022

With over 130+ interactive exhibits, impactful keynote speakers, robotics competitions, various demonstrations, and many other special events, EOH delights and challenges inquisitive minds of all ages.  EOH is the largest student-led event of its kind!

2022 ADMITTED Student Webinars

Congratulations on your admission to MechSE at the University of Illinois!  As a newly admitted student, you're invited to attend an exclusive virtual gathering where you can learn more from MechSE advisors, alumni, and current students. Register to attend one of our webinars:

Each webinar below starts at 6:30 pm CDT.

April 28 - Register for this webinar >>

Visit Us

All University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in-person visits at the departmental level have been suspended indefinitely in response to proactive policies instituted by our university to protect the health and welfare of all participants and attendees amid the global COVID-19 pandemic; however, you can visit with our department in-person via one of the Grainger College of Engineering's Explore Grainger Engineering Sessions.

To plan a virtual or in-person visit see


Apply Now

So you know you want to be a MechSE student... now what? Apply to Illinois! Just follow the directions at one of the links below. 

Domestic Students should contact:
Office of Admissions and Records
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
901 West Illinois St.
Urbana, IL 61801
Phone: 217-333-0302

International students should contact:
International Admissions
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
901 West Illinois Street
Urbana, IL 61801 U.S.A.
Phone: 217-333-0413