LAS News

Read article:Professor named Grainger Distinguished Chair in Engineering
Professor named Grainger Distinguished Chair in Engineering
Bill Hammack, also known as the Engineer Guy, is noted for making his field relatable and accessible
Read article:Professor named Grainger Distinguished Chair in Engineering
Read article:A bug's-eye view of a Hollywood storyline
A bug's-eye view of a Hollywood storyline
Insect Fear Film Festival delves into movies featuring ant-sized humans
Read article:A bug's-eye view of a Hollywood storyline
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LAS Insider blog

HEAR DIRECTLY FROM CURRENT STUDENTS & RECENT GRADS ABOUT THEIR EXPERIENCE IN THE COLLEGE OF LAS.

In the LAS Insider blog, students and alumni share their personal stories and insights throughout the academic year at the University of Illinois. Get an inside look at what it's like to be a student in the College of LAS.

LAS by the numbers

  • students icon99.6%of Illinois students take a class in LAS
  • major icons70majors offered within LAS
  • people icon18:1average student to faculty ratio in LAS classes
  • faculty icon33%of campus' tenure-track faculty members work in LAS
  • alumni icon180,000network of LAS alumni
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Paul M. Lisnek LAS Hub

The Lisnek LAS Hub is REOPENED! 

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