The Construction Department offices are located in the Engineering Building on the western edge of the SIUE campus. The nearly state of the art building was completed in the spring of 2000 and has since been expanded twice. This facility contains smart classrooms, laboratory space, computer labs, an auditorium, and faculty offices.
The Mission of the Department of Construction is to prepare its students to assume positions leading to increasing managerial responsibility in a wide variety of firms and agencies which plan and execute construction projects.
The objective of the Department of Construction is to provide graduates with the engineering and business knowledge and skills necessary to coordinate the multifaceted aspects of the construction industry.