Governance and Guiding Documents

The IL Section and its members abide by the following documents.


The Constitution is the IL Section’s highest governing document, followed by the Bylaws.


The Bylaws mirror the structure of the IL Section Constitution, providing more detail. Bylaws maybe be amended by the Board of Directors, with advance notice to the membership.

Illinois Section Code of Conduct

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Illinois Section offers a variety of meetings, events, and activities that provide opportunities to learn, grow professionally, and exchange ideas; and, where all participants can participate fully in an atmosphere that is free of harassment and discrimination based on any identity-based factors.

Any violation of the code of conduct should be brought to the current Illinois Section President and/or member of the Executive Committee (Past President, President-Elect, Secretary, or Treasurer). Illinois Section Code of Conduct