Mission


 

provide an outstanding educational experience that prepares students for leadership positions and professional practice in academia, government, and industry

The mission of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Utah is to: 1) provide an outstanding educational experience that prepares students for leadership positions and professional practice in academia, government, and industry; 2) improve the productivity, economic competitiveness, quality of life, health, safety, and security of society through high-impact research and the transfer of knowledge and technologies to public and private sectors.

 

Vision


Vision: Provide the quality of learning, research, and broader impact in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Utah that is expected of any top civil and environmental department in the U.S. High-caliber faculty members will be attracted to and retained in the Department because the learning and research environment provides an outstanding place for them to build successful careers. Students will have a positive experience in a stimulating, diverse, and supportive climate leading to a strong foundation in civil and environmental engineering; exposure to policy, business, community engagement, ethics, and legal issues in civil and environmental engineering; and interactions with national leaders in academia, government and industry.

 

Read the CVEEN strategic plan.