The College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences has a long history with the University of Illinois. Today, it is highly respected for its reputation of excellence in teaching, research, and outreach programs. We put our students first—supporting them with a compassionate and close-knit academic community. You get the benefits of a Big Ten campus, but personalized advisors and small classes within the College. The University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences (ACES) is finding solutions to the world's most critical challenges in the areas of food and energy, environment, families, and communities, and more.