City Scholars Program

City Scholars is a new program that allows Urbana-Champaign engineering students in CS and ECE to take a full-time load of classes while working a paid, part-time internship at a company in downtown Chicago. Currently the program is accepting applications for the Spring 2019 cohort. There are several opportunities to learn more about the program over the coming weeks:

Attend an Information Session on:

o   Wednesday, September 5th from 5:30-6:30pm in DCL 1310 or

o   Monday, September 17th from 5:30-6:30pm in DCL 1310.

Visit the City Scholars table at the Engineering Career Fair on September 11-12

To read more about the program, visit the City Scholars website. The application for Spring 2019 is available on the website and is due on September 21st. If you have any further questions, you can reach out to Charles Neiss via email ( or phone (217-300-5333).