Department of

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Welcome to the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering!

We are pleased to offer B.S., M.Eng., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees with emphasis in the following technical areas: Civil Systems; Environmental & Water Resources; Geotechnical and Materials Engineering; Structures; and Transportation.


CEE graduate application deadlines:

  • Mid-January for admission in Fall
  • Mid-June for admission in Spring


2014 Larson Distinguished Lecture
Friday, April 11, 2014
The Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel
1:30 p.m.
speaker: Frederick "Bud" Wright
Larson Lecture news article



Read our latest Newsletter: Winter 2013/Spring 2014


Bruce LoganBruce Logan, Kappe Professor of Environmental Engineering, is elected to National Academy of Engineering.

News & Events

Civil engineering graduate student Mehmet Unal receives award at the Graduate Exhibition

Graduate Exhibition article


Four engineering students win NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship article


Xuan Yu and Yu Zhang, Ph.D. candidates in Water Resource Engineering, receive Community Surface Dynamics Modeling System 2014 student scholarship

CSDMS Scholarship article


Gordon Warn recognized by NSF with 2014 CAREER Award

NSF CAREER article


Rachel Brennan receives 2014 PSEAS Premier Teaching Award

PSEAS article



Past News Articles