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Homecoming Oct. 14 - 21

Join other Vandal families for a week of celebration and Vandal traditions. View Calendar

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U of I Retirees Association

UIRA has a membership of nearly 500 from every part of the University. Learn about UIRA

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Campus Recreation

Gym memberships and wellness class passes are available for faculty, staff and their spouses. Get Healthy

Physics - B.A., B.S.

  • Communication Skills - Students can communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, their scientific observations and their interpretations of physical laws.
  • Learn and Integrate - Students are thoroughly trained in the various subdisciplines of physics. They have mastered the principles of mechanics, quantum mechanics, electromagnetic fields, thermal statics, and some advanced topics in physics, such as astrophysics and computational physics.
  • Students have acquired perspectives on the the role of physicists in the private sector.
  • Think and Create - Students are intellectually prepared to partake in Physics research in a meaningful way.