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Upsilon Pi Epsilon

Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE) is the computing honor society and was created in 1967 at Texas A&M University.  Tonya Melvin-Bryant is the faculty advisor for UPE.

2020 UPE Induction Ceremony

This year's induction ceremony and luncheon will take place on Thursday, March 26, 2020, from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. in the Atheneum Ballroom.  Our invited keynote speaker is Tabitha D. James, M.Ed., an entrepreneur, author, researcher, and transformational strategist.   Read Bio ยป


Membership to Upsilon Pi Epsilon is by invitation only based on eligibility requirements.   To be eligible for election to membership, undergraduate students must meet the following minimum requirements:

  • Rank in the upper 35% of the class
  • Attained not less than 3.0/4.0 grade-points
  • Completed at least 45 semester hours of college work including fifteen (15) semester hours in the basic courses in the Computing and Information Disciplines.
  • The Chapter shall have the right to set any limit above this minimum attainment as a basis for eligibility. More information is available on the national UPE Membership page.