For students who are interested in transferring to the College of Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, the Engineering Pathways program offers qualifying students guaranteed admission.

Program Requirements

  • Follow the Engineering Pathways plan of study
  • Earn a B or better in each required course
  • Maintain a 3.5 GPA overall and in technical coursework*
  • Meet with your advisors regularly

Note: students are expected to complete all courses in which they enroll; dropping/withdrawing or failing to earn a B or better in a required course will jeopardize program standing.

*Technical coursework include chemistry, computer science, math, physics, and engineering.

To apply:

  1. Apply to the Engineering Pathways partner school you plan to attend
  2. Complete assessment testing
    • The math assessment (ALEKS)
        • ALEKS assessment cannot be waived
        • Assessment must be proctored
        • ALEKS scores used in evaluation process
    • The Reading/English assessment
        • Assessments may be completed according to individual school policy
        • Placement scores used in evaluation process
  3. Submit the Engineering Pathways application



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