Bold Ideas. Brilliant Innovations.

The CCIL offers transformative funding opportunities that accelerate cutting-edge cancer research efforts from faculty at Illinois.

Two Research Programs. Three Themes.

Cancer Center at Illinois scientists span the sciences, bringing together expertise in imaging, artificial intelligence, data science, biology, chemistry, and physiology.

Experiential Learning. Exceptional Students.

The Cancer Center at Illinois provides training and mentoring opportunities spanning from high school to early-stage professional careers. 


June 24, 2023 | 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. | I Hotel and Conference Center

Cancer Center Research and Innovation Building Campus Engagement Survey

The CCIL is working with campus Facilities and Services and an external architectural design team to identify the needs for a new Cancer Center Research and Innovation Building (CCRIB). We have developed a survey questionnaire to solicit input regarding the new facility. Information gathered via the survey will help guide the next steps in the development of the building.

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Harnessing the power of engineering and basic sciences to transform cancer research, detection, and treatment.

Student Learning Hands On


Training future leaders in cancer research and inspiring collaboration and clinical partnerships.

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Providing financial support will grow our translational research impact, improving the lives of cancer patients.

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Discover how Cancer Center at Illinois scientists are transforming cancer research.




Drug Discovery.

Tech Innovation.

Learn more about how the Cancer Center at Illinois brings scientists and physicians together to accelerate cancer care solutions. 

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The Oberg Family is accelerating cancer research efforts through their generous gift.

Support for the CCIL goes directly towards cancer research and education. 

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