Find your future in civil and environmental engineering at GW, where our students have access to a broad engineering curriculum, exceptional facilities, and the unique opportunities that only Washington, DC offers.



Prepare for your future: Our rigorous academic programs equip you to succeed in a wide variety of exciting and challenging occupations.


Micro to macro: Conduct research alongside our faculty on a range of topics from infrastructure to automated vehicles.

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Upcoming Events 



Dr. Silverstein speaks to WTOP-FM about GW team’s winning traffic app

March 19, 2019

CEE visiting assistant professor Dr. Claire Silverstein was quoted in the WTOP article "George Washington U. team wins DC funding for traffic app."

GW Transportation Program wins GigabitDCx Challenge

February 20, 2019

On February 12, GW’s Transportation Program won the first GigabitDCx Challenge after developing the framework for “Road Vision” (RV), a video traffic detection and information sharing app.

HTNB engineers visit CEE undergraduates

January 29, 2019

On January 25, a group of professional engineers from the bridge design group of HNTB (Chicago, IL and Washington, DC) gave a presentation to CEE students at the invitation of Dr. Majid Manzari and Dr. Sameh Badie.