Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
Founded in 1947, the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) is a major force in advancing the skills of information technology professionals and students worldwide. Today, the association's 75,000 members and the public turn to ACM for industry-leading publications and pioneering conferences.
The USD Code Club meets regularly to practice and discuss different coding problems as students work to become better programmers and seek a place in the ACM-ICPC world final.
Network Security Club
This club competes every year in the North Central Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition. In spring 2017, USD took second place.
Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE)
The mission of Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE) is to recognize scholarship, academic excellence and professionalism in students and faculty in the computing and information disciplines. UPE is recognized and endorsed by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) as well as the IEEE Computer Society and is a member of the Association of College Honor Societies (ACHS). USD is one of more than 300 schools and institutions with a UPE chapter.