Department, College, and Campus Events

Department Events

CS @ ILLINOIS hosts many Inreach, Outreach, and Signature events each year to build community within Siebel Center. Many of these events are planned in partnership with the CS Student Groups--you can participate or volunteer to help! Follow the Department calendars and social media for regular updates.

Inreach Events

CS @ ILLINOIS Orientation Sessions for Incoming Freshman, MS, and PhD Students (August)

Celebrating CS @ ILLINOIS (September)

Trivia Night (December)

Casino Night (May)

CS @ ILLINOIS Graduation Celebration (May)

Pop-up Snack Breaks (Around Mid-Terms & Finals)

Outreach Events

CS @ ILLINOIS Sail and The NCWIT Aspirations in Computing Awards (April)

Gems Computer Science Camp for Girls (mid-June through July)

ChicTech Retreat (November)

CS @ ILLINOIS Hour of Code (December)

Signature Events

CS @ ILLINOIS Alumni Awards & Keynote at Homecoming (October)

CS @ ILLINOIS Celebration of Excellence Student & Faculty Awards (October & April)

Engineering Events

The College of Engineering hosts events for students and supports many student-led events.

FreshmanFest and the International Student Reception (August)

EOH: Engineering Open House (May)

Senior Send-Off (May)

Engineering Employment Expo (Spring and Fall)

Campus Events

The University of Illinois maintains several campus calendars to promote community-wide events of interest, cultural and arts activites, entertainment and recreation offerings, and Fightining Illini sports.