The Electrical and Computer Engineering department at the University of Illinois is world-renowned for its excellence in both teaching and research. Our students and faculty are developing the innovations that will define the future of our industry.
Plan Your Visit
Planning to visit the department? Please let us know of your plans, we‘ll make sure you get the most out of your visit.
Take a Tour
Want to see the Electrical and Computer Engineering Building?Complete the form below, or, to take a self-guided tour, pick up a tour booklet near the Office of Advancement in the northeast corner of the building’s first floor.
Interested in reserving the ECE Building for an event? Please click below for more information and to make a request.
Student Access to the ECE Building
Select students are granted access to the ECE Building using proximity i-cards. Access is often granted to the building itself, and specific spaces that depend on student needs. Students given access include:
- Current Illinois ECE majors and minors
- Students who have Open Lab privileges
- Students enrolled in certain instructional lab courses
Metered parking is available on Wright Street and east of the nearby Beckman Institute, 405 N. Mathews Ave., Urbana.
Monday - Friday: 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
About the ECE Building
A new home building for Illinois ECE opened in the fall of 2014. Learn about the features that make the ECE Building a unique and outstanding asset for our students and faculty. You can also learn more about how financial support for the building can make a difference in our department.