Civil and Environmental Engineering

Embracing Complexity

Discovery and design at the planetary scale, balancing human needs with Earth's resources.

Innovation that Defies Convention

Solving today's biggest problems while pre-empting challenges of the future.

Building for the Next Generation

Princeton CEE opens pathways to a sustainable, adaptable and resilient world.


When the National Research Council compared 130 CEE doctoral programs, they ranked Princeton as number one.


Six in ten undergraduate students who major in CEE travel abroad for work or study.


All of our doctoral students get robust financial support: five years of funding, no tuition.