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Civil Engineering
Phone: (208) 885-6782
Toll-free: 88-88-UIDAHO
Fax: (208) 885-6608
Email: civilengr@uidaho.edu

Buchanan Engineering (BEL)
Room 102

875 Perimeter Drive MS 1022
Moscow, ID 83844-1022


Contact Denise Engebrecht
Phone: (208) 364-6123
Fax: (208) 364-3160
Email: denisee@uidaho.edu

Idaho Water Center
322 E. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702

Idaho Falls

Contact Debbie Caudle
Phone: (208) 282-7983
Fax: (208) 282-7929
Email: debrac@uidaho.edu

1776 Science Center Drive, Suite 306
Idaho Falls, Idaho 83402

Distance Education

Engineering Outreach
Phone: (208) 885-6373
Toll-free: (800) 824-2889
Fax: (208) 885-9249
E-mail: outreach@uidaho.edu


Dr. Erik Coats with students in a Civil Engineering laboratory


The Department of Civil Engineering consists of 12 full-time faculty members plus one half-time equivalent faculty member who has a joint appointment with Biological and Agricultural Engineering. There is one other faculty member who currently holds an administrative position, but is tenured in the Department. The Civil Engineering Department serves approximately 210 undergraduate and 76 graduate students with graduate programs located in Moscow, Boise and Idaho Falls.

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The Civil Engineering undergraduate degree program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.

Student Success Stories

Idaho Engineering students have historically scored higher than the national university average on the Fundamentals of Engineering national board examination. Over the past five years, Idaho's pass rate has averaged 98 percent compared to the national average of 64 percent.

Learn about our programs

B.S. Civil Engineering

As a student in our well-known and widely respected program, you will develop the expertise and skills to manage and guide technological advances necessary for human health and well-being. More