Plan your Visit

If you are a prospective student, parent of a prospective student, or alumnus planning to visit the department, please let us know of your plans. We‘ll make sure you get the most out of your visit. (Please allow at least two weeks to arrange a visit.)

Select a link below to schedule your ECE visit:

Prospective students should also consider visiting and exploring campus beyond ECE.

Learn more about reserving space in the ECE Building

Interested in reserving the ECE Building for an event? Please review our building reservation policy 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 ECE ILLINOIS majors and minors, who have access to study spaces
  • Students enrolled in certain instructional lab courses have access to those labs
  • Students who have Open Lab privileges have access to that space

Schedule a tour of the ECE Building

Want to see the Electrical and Computer Engineering Building? Use this form to give us more information about your group and preferred times for tours. 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. You can watch a video tour of the building, as well.

Building Hours

Monday - Friday: 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: Closed


Metered parking is available on Wright Street and east of the nearby Beckman Institute, 405 N. Mathews Ave., Urbana.


All areas of the ECE Building are accessible.

ECE Building Map

Click for full interior map of the ECE Building.

Other ECE Buildings

Additional ECE faculty offices, research groups, and laboratories are housed in other buildings on campus.

Introducing the ECE Building

A new home building for ECE ILLINOIS 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.