Welcome, Admitted Students

We’ve created multiple ways for you to get a preview of life as an ACES student. Join us for in-person and virtual events or explore on your own. If you haven’t already, please accept our invitation to join the ACES family.

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Discover your purpose and passion in ACES!

Watch this video to see for yourself why students like you said "yes" to ACES at the University of Illinois.


In-Person & Virtual Events for your Major

We’re offering multiple ways for you to see what it’s like to be a student at the University of Illinois. Click on your major below to see specific events and connect with an advisor. Not sure which to attend? Email visitaces@illinois.edu.


Admitted Student Saturday Visit (Major Specific): Meet current students, advisors, and professors to explore experiential learning opportunities, classes, internships, and the career possibilities that await. Campus tours available. Click on your major below for dates and registration link.


Illini Days: Illini Days include an overview of UIUC, a student Q&A panel, a session with your academic major, campus tours, walk-in hours with Financial Aid and Housing. Offered select weekdays to all admitted students. Learn more.


Daily Visits: Visits include a campus presentation on next steps, a Q&A session with current students, a campus tour, and an opportunity to meet individually with your major. Learn more.


Virtual Sessions: Click on your major to learn about virtual sessions.



ACES Undeclared
Agricultural & Consumer Economics (ACE)
Animal Sciences (ANSC) & Animal Sciences + CS (CS + ANSC)
Engineering Technology & Management for Agricultural Systems (ETMAS)
Human Development & Family Studies (HDFS)
Natural Resources & Environmental Sciences (NRES)
Agricultural & Biological Engineering (ABE)
Agricultural Leadership, Education & Communications (ALEC)
Crop Sciences (CPSC), Plant Biotechnology, Computer Science + Crop Science (CS+CPSC) & Agronomy
Food Science & Human Nutrition (FSHN)
Metropolitan Food & Environmental Systems
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