Founded in 1947, the Association for Computing Machinery is a major force in advancing the skills of information technology professionals and students worldwide.
Today, our 75,000 members and the public turn to ACM for the industry's leading Portal to Computing Literature, authoritative publications and pioneering conferences.
The club competes every year in the North Central Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition. In spring 2017, USD took second place.
The mission of UPE is to recognize scholarship, academic excellence and professionalism in students and faculty in the Computing and Information Disciplines. UPE was first organized at Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas in 1967. The international organization now consists of chapters in various colleges and universities in North America and overseas. Upsilon Pi Epsilon is the only international Computer Science honor society.
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). Over 120 schools and institutions have UPE chapters.