About the Environmental Engineering Program
Our mission is to provide a state of the art and multidisciplinary learning environment at the undergraduate and the graduate level. We offer a variety of degrees, including B.S., Minor, M.S., M.Eng., and Ph.D. degrees, and we conduct cutting edge research in three core areas:
Please explore our website to obtain more information on career paths and opportunities for Environmental Engineers, our curriculum, faculty members and research projects. Our faculty is committed to your academic and professional success. We offer challenging and rigorous courses; exciting and relevant research opportunities; and individualized mentoring and guidance.
Timothy Vadas, Ph.D.,
Environmental Engineering Program Director
Environmental Engineering News
Environmental concerns have always been important to Brodey Lu, a CT high school student whose project titled ” Creating a smaller and more portable . . .
Published: May 10, 2021
Sita Nyame ’18 (CLAS), today an environmental engineering major at UConn, is working with the Eversource Energy Center at UConn Tech Park to dev . . .
Published: Apr 23, 2021
The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the selection of six organizations nationwide to receive a total of $11 million in grants to pr . . .
Published: Apr 21, 2021
"Overpumping reduces the downward pressure exerted by the aquifer's fresh water, giving seawater from the Gulf of Mexico room to move in and fill the . . .
Published: Mar 29, 2021