The 2023 American Society of Civil Engineers Student Championships is an ASCE society-wide finals events for college students and teams competing in disciplines of Concrete Canoe, Surveying, and Sustainable Solutions competitions. The event is set to be hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Platteville from Saturday, June 10, 2023 to Monday, June 12, 2023 and will bring students and teams from universities all around the world.

Schedule of Public Events

Saturday, June 10: Display Day

Time Event Location
8 a.m.–noon Canoe display set-up, weighing, and measuring Sidewalk south of Doudna and Ullrich Halls
Noon–4 p.m. Meet the sponsors Northwest Patio, Markee Pioneer Student Center
1:30–5 p.m. Canoe display judging Sidewalk south of Doudna and Ullrich Halls
4–5:30 p.m. Sustainable Solutions Poster Display Heritage Hall, Markee Pioneer Student Center

Sunday, June 11: Presentation Day

Time Event Location
7:30 a.m.–noon Surveying Field tasks West/North Lawns, Markee Pioneer Student Center
8 a.m.–noon Concrete Canoe presentations Brodbeck Concert Hall, Center for the Arts
10 a.m.–noon Sustainable Solutions presentations University Rooms, Markee Pioneer Student Center
1–2:30 p.m. Surveying Field tasks West/North Lawns, Markee Pioneer Student Center
1–4 p.m. Sustainable Solutions presentations University Rooms, Markee Pioneer Student Center
1–5 p.m. Concrete Canoe presentations Brodbeck Concert Hall, Center for the Arts

Monday, June 12: Race Day

Time Event Location
8–10 a.m. Sustainable Solutions event UW-Platteville campus
8:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. Sprint and Slalom races Blackhawk Lake
2:15–3:30 p.m. Petite and Grand Sprint finals Blackhawk Lake
1–4 p.m. Surveying Expo Blackhawk Lake

About UW-Platteville

The University of Wisconsin-Platteville is in the city of Platteville, a friendly community nestled in the southwest corner of Wisconsin. UW-Platteville is a comprehensive, four-year public institution of higher education. UW-Platteville has a current enrollment of approximately 8,000 "Pioneers," of whom roughly half are engineers. Our students come from Wisconsin, across the United States, and around the world.

The UW-Platteville campus is accessible and conveniently located within walking distance to nearly all of Platteville’s amenities. The beautiful campus contains academic buildings, activity and involvement centers, residence and dining halls, and plenty of green space, including a park and disc golf course. UW-Platteville is considered one of the safest campuses in the nation.

Small classes, taught by professors, include practical hands-on learning, undergraduate research, and real-world experiences prepare students for the careers of tomorrow. UW-Platteville is known as a leader in science, technology, and engineering fields, with unique initiatives in forensic investigation, and renewable energy, among others.

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More information regarding these competitions, and for rules and regulations related to each event can be found on the ASCE’s student member website
The deadline for competition registration is May 31.

Student Planning Committee Contacts

Advisor Dr. Philip Parker608.342.1235

ASCE Student Chapter


Rountree Commons (included in Competition Registration cost)

While you are welcome to find your own lodging outside of the dorms, all attendees will still be required to pay the full registration cost.

On campus housing with suite-style rooms that will house 1-2 people per bedroom (2–4 per suite). For any questions about on campus housing, please visit the UW-Platteville Residence Life.

  • Located within a 10-minute walk of most facilities used during the competition
  • Kitchenette with full-size refrigerator and microwave, a bathroom, and a separate shower area
  • University will provide linens, but not pillows

Roommate requests are fulfilled at a first come, first served basis. Please see competition packet for full details.

Other local options

Holiday Inn Express & Suites
55 S. Elm St., Platteville, WI 53818 | 608.342.2238

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson
630 S. Water St., Platteville, WI 53818 | 608.315.9495

Thank you to our sponsors

For questions or to request disability accommodations, please contact Austin Cooper at
Event is subject to change based on campus and CDC COVID-19 guidelines.