Section 1

Incoming Students

Congratulations on your admission to the MSPE Program and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign! Here you will find information to help make your transition to the University as smooth as possible. Please feel free to contact
the MSPE office with any concerns or questions.

Arrival Information - Fall 2017

  • Please plan to arrive in Champaign-Urbana no later than Wednesday, August 16
  • English Placement Test -- only sign up for tests offered on August 14, 15, 16, 17, or 18
  • Orientation begins Monday, August 21 at 8:00 am
  • Classes begin on Monday, August 28
  • If you will require assistance with transportation from the airport/bus station or with finding housing upon arrival in Champaign-Urbana, please complete the MSPE Student Arrival Information and immediately email it to We must receive your form no later than 72 hours before your expected arrival.