The GLCM program looks for candidates who possess great intellect, interpersonal skills, creativity, and drive. The selection process includes demanding academic requirements, personal interviews, and an eagerness to be part of a selected group that will be successful throughout their careers as construction managers.

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Application process will be explained at the Town Hall Meeting each Fall and Spring Semester. If you’d like the invitation link please add yourself to the GLCM mailing list (link above). If you are unable to attend, or missed the meeting, please contact EJ Ignacio at

Access the Town Hall Meeting slides here

Applicant interviews will take place during the first two weeks in September: email one-page resume (PDF), and unofficial transcript to EJ Ignacio at

GLCM admission prequalification notification by Friday, early September.

Student confirmation of acceptance before Friday, mid September.

All GLCM candidates must apply to the UIUC Graduate School with application materials (such as reference letters, personal statement) & fees.

Please note that this application is to join the GLCM Program during your senior year, entering the program during the Fall  semester of your senior year.

If you have further questions on the admission processes, please email EJ Ignacio, the Director of the GLCM Program at