The Department of Aerospace Engineering is dedicated to fostering a learning environment in which all students may achieve their full potential.
Read a Q & A on diversity with Willett Professor and Dept. Head Jonathan Freund.
The following are links to a number of programs and resources for students from U.S. populations who are underrepresented.
Graduate College Diversity Resources for Students
The Grainger College of Engineering
- Institute for Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Access (IDEA) provides links to diversity programs from the college.
Multi-Cultural Engineering Recruitment for Graduate Education (MERGE)
- The Multi-Cultural Engineering Recruitment for Graduate Education (MERGE) program invites promising students to visit campus for an all-expense-paid, in-depth view of the outstanding programs and facilities available for graduate study in the top-ranked fields of engineering, computer science and physics at Illinois.
Undergraduate & Graduate Contacts
Laura Ann Gerhold
Academic Advisor & Coordinator of Undergraduate Program