- Prospective Students
- Current Students
NPRE Interchange, an event on the University of Illinois campus the Friday of Homecoming weekend, has a two-fold purpose:
The event’s title signifies the goal of groups meeting and exchanging information before going on their ways.
NPRE ILLINOIS alumni are encouraged to participate as representatives for their companies and organizations. For more information, please contact NPRE ILLINOIS Student Coordinator bmelineillinois [dot] edu" href="mailto:bmelineillinois [dot] edu">Becky Meline, or NPRE ILLINOIS Alumni Affairs Coordinator s-mummillinois [dot] edu" href="mailto:s-mummillinois [dot] edu">Susan Mumm.
Chicago-based Exelon Corporation, one of the nation’s largest electric companies, has been a major corporate partner for NPRE ILLINOIS, hiring many of the department’s graduates and providing financial support for our students. As of 2011, the company’s 20-year gift total for NPRE ILLINOIS scholarships had reached $1 million.
Chicago-based Sargent & Lundy, which provides comprehensive consulting, engineering, design, and analysis for electric power generation and power delivery projects worldwide, also has hired many NPRE ILLINOIS graduates. S&L has provided the Department with graduate student support since 2003.
The U.S. Department of Energy and the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission also have provided major support for NPRE ILLINOIS faculty and students. Other supporting agencies have included the National Science Foundation, the National Institutes of Health, and NASA.