Welcome to the undergraduate program in the Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering. We offer bachelor’s degrees in three majors: civil engineering, environmental engineering and architectural engineering.

As a student, you can engage in groundbreaking research projects, give back to the world through engineering service organizations, and gain valuable experience through internships. Our goal is for EVERY student to be able to participate in an enrichment opportunity that will help you become a holistic engineer who is fully prepared to launch a successful career.­

Engineer Your Future

We provide a top-20 engineering education in an unparalleled environment of natural beauty, world-class recreation and technological innovation. CU Boulder is home to unique educational, research and service opportunities found nowhere else, not to mention our access to amazing skiing, snowboarding, mountain biking and hiking.

Our students can:

  • Live in a sustainability-focused Residential Academic Program where your residence hall is also your laboratory.
  • Participate in service projects in places from Peru to Rwanda through Engineers Without Borders-USA.
  • Choose specialized Engineering Science or Engineering for Developing Communities tracks.
  • Engage in undergraduate research through the Discovery Learning Apprenticeship Program.
  • Access exclusive internship opportunities, such as the Panama Canal expansion project, through our IMPACT Scholars Program.
  • And much more!

Explore each of our majors and additional student opportunities using the links in the right hand bar.