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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.

UPE Induction Ceremony

The UPE induction ceremony takes place each April.  Last year's ceremony was held on Monday, April 10, 2023.  Next year's ceremony details will be posted as the next date approaches.


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.   

Current Members / UPE Alumni

Current members, please visit the CCU UPE website.