The University of Utah is a Tier 1 Research Institution, the only one in Utah, and offers great opportunities for students to participate in research. The Civil & Environmental Engineering Department offers a wide variety of research topics & opportunities for students. Many of our Undergraduate students participate in research that helps improve the Civil & Environmental Engineering profession.

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Faculty Research

The Department faculty’s research falls within 5 main areas:

  • Environmental
  • Geotechnical & Construction Materials
  • Structural
  • Transportation
  • Water Resources

The Civil & Environmental Engineering Department houses the Utah Nuclear Engineering Program (UNEP). For more information please visit their website.

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