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A World with Abundant Food

The College of ACES is helping feed the world’s population—even as it continues to grow—through scientific discoveries and practical solutions in research.

Continual Innovation

Through science, engineering, and human ingenuity, the College of ACES is bringing new ideas to life, constantly developing technologies and systems to improve the world, ultimately affecting the way we live and work.

A Healthy World

The College of ACES is using the latest scientific advances, ranging from molecular biology to the management of landscapes, to improve the health and wellness of people, animals, plants, and the environment.

Productive, Empowered Communities

The College of ACES helps people live more productively so they can also strengthen their communities and contribute answers to society’s most challenging issues.

Financial Security

The College of ACES helps people make better decisions in their jobs and for their families, giving them knowledge and tools to achieve financial security and success, as a foundation for purposeful and fulfilling lives.
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Advancing the world's nutritious foods and clean energy

There's no doubt about it - a degree from the College of ACES has an outstanding value! The University of Illinois was named one of "15 public four-year colleges with high graduation leading to high incomes" by the U.S. Department of Education.

Dean Robert Hauser

ACES Dean Robert Hauser shares why "life is good in ACES" and addresses the strength of the college's teaching, research, and outreach programs.

ACES at Illinois Fall 2015

The latest issue of ACES@Illinois is out and features articles that show how our students, faculty, staff, and alums are solving some of the world’s greatest challenges relating to abundant food and energy, a healthy environment, and successful families and communities.