Upcoming Events

Homecoming Tailgate

Join Grainger Engineering for a pre-game tailgate to catch up with fellow alumni and engage with current students. Enjoy delicious food and drinks before cheering the Fighting Illini on to victory. Don’t miss your chance to be a part of this great University tradition!

Alumni Welcome Center at Engineering Open House

Engineering Open House is the largest student run event at the University of Illinois. Each year, Engineering Open House serves as a showcase that opens the engineering campus to more than 20,000 visitors. The event is free and fun for all ages. The Grainger College of Engineering welcomes all alumni to the third floor of Engineering Hall from 10:00am – 3:30pm on Friday and Saturday for snacks and a warm place to relax.

Regional Events

The Grainger College of Engineering regularly hosts alumni receptions throughout the United States. Visit our Regional Events page for more information and to see when we'll be in a city near you.