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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. Ross Foultz is the faculty advisor for UPE.

2021 UPE Induction Ceremony

Congratulations to our UPE inductees!  To view photos of the event, visit the 2021 UPE Photo Gallery!

This year's induction ceremony and luncheon took place on Wednesday, April 21st 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Singleton Ballroom.  

Our invited keynote speaker was Kevin Cox, Strategic Account Specialits at Horry Telephone Cooperative (HTC).  See LinkedIn 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.