The Syracuse Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) was founded in 1923. We are located in Region 1 (also known as the #1 Region) of the geographic subdivision of ASCE, representing a membership of approximately 500 civil engineers and engineering students in and around the Central New York area.

Upcoming Events

Spring North Country Meeting

Greg Novitzki will discuss the many benefits that roller compacted concrete pavement can provide, proper mix design requirements and specifications, and the structural design of the pavement.
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SU Civil and Environmental Eng. Spring Seminar

PDH Presentation on the Challenges and Recent Progress in the Analysis, Design and Modelling of Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil Walls
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Latest News


Adjunct Faculty Position at SUNY Polytechnic Institute

The Civil Engineering program at SUNY Polytechnic Institute (formerly SUNY Institute of Technology), Utica, NY, seeks applications for an adjunct faculty position in the fall semester. learn more


2015 Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement Award

This distinguished award honors the project that best illustrates superior civil engineering skills and represents a significant contribution to civil engineering progress and society. learn more

ASCE Syracuse Mission / Goals

To provide essential value to our members, their careers, our partners, and the public. The Syracuse Section of ASCE's mission will be actualized through focus on these Goals:

  • Facilitate the advancement of technology to enhance quality, knowledge, competitiveness, sustainability, and environmental stewardship.
  • Encourage and provide the tools for lifelong learning to aid our members' continued growth throughout their careers.
  • Promote professionalism and the profession throughout society to enhance the stature of civil engineers and to influence public policy.
  • Develop and support civil engineer leaders to broaden our members' perspectives, enhance their career growth, and promote the public interest.
  • Advocate infrastructure and environmental stewardship to protect the public health and safety and improve the quality of life.