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Virtual Visits

Congratulations on your admission to MechSE at the University of Illinois!  As a newly admitted student, you're invited to attend an exclusive webinar where we will discuss our Engineering Mechanics and Mechanical Engineering curricula and extracurricular opportunities.  We will have a student panel Q&A for the last 20-30 minutes of the session, so come prepared with questions about student life, campus, and our programs!

Thursdays: March 23, April 13, or April 27
Each webinar is 6:30-7:30 pm CDT.  

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Student Introduction to Engineering (SITE)

(SITE)  is a two-day, overnight, interactive and informational program offered to high school seniors. Invitations are distributed to admitted applicants of engineering majors. This is a unique opportunity to explore and experience life as an engineering student here in Urbana-Champaign. We promise no sugarcoating and no sales pitch. From day one, we show you everything Illinois has to offer -- for your education, social circles, and personal growth. Be curious with us and we will be candid with you.  Visit our website for full event details. This event includes a $40 cost per admitted student.  A shared hotel room with one other admitted student and meals will be provided.   
*This event is for admitted students only, no guest to allow maximum capacity for students. 

Thursday-Saturday, March 23-25 (two overnights)
9:00 am arrival March 23 to 9:00 am departure March 25
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Registration closes 72 hours prior or when capacity is reached.

Visit Us

To plan a virtual or in-person visit see

Just happen to be on campus?  Feel free to drop by the Undergraduate Programs Office in 1056 Lu MEB to learn more about our programs or stock-up on informational brochures and information.

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