Welcome to GFX!

The Grainger Engineering First-Year Experience (GFX) is an interdisciplinary program designed to enhance the learning experience of every first-year student in Grainger Engineering. Our goal is to support your aspirations by laying a solid foundation for your collegiate career.

Upcoming Events

Join us for Launch!, the first-year students’ official welcome to The Grainger College of Engineering. Launch! is a signature event hosted by both The Grainger College of Engineering and GFX.

Saturday, August 22nd, 2020
12:00 - 4:00 PM
Krannert Center for the Performing Arts

12:00 – 1:00 PM: Pick up your free t-shirt and explore resources for your college career.

1:00 – 2:00 PM: Join faculty, alumni, student leaders, and all 1500 of your classmates for your official welcome to The Grainger College of Engineering!

2:00 – 4:00 PM: Move to the Bardeen Quad and join us for food, inflatables, a tug-of-war competition, music, games, and more!