Future Students

Purdue's Lyles School of Civil Engineering is built on more than 125 years of outstanding teaching and research. The school has a strong past - and is poised to meet the challenges of the future.

Together, We Build

You can be one of the engineers to design mile-high skyscrapers; mega-buildings housing over 100,000 people; highway systems moving cars 10 times more efficiently; high-speed rail making current air travel seem like horse-and-buggy rides; or 3D printed homes that are self-sufficient, reconfigurable, disaster-proof, water/light-efficient, and producing zero pollution.