Student and Professional Organizations

With hundreds of Drexel University student organizations and clubs available, College of Computing & Informatics (CCI) undergraduate and graduate students have the opportunity to follow their passions, apply their skills outside of the classroom and make new friends. Drexel students can also learn more about their career path and network through a number of professional organizations, many of which have student chapters on campus.

Below is a list of computing and information science-related clubs and organizations. A complete list of Drexel student organizations and clubs is available at DragonLink.

Drexel Student Organizations and Clubs

  • Drexel Smart House

    A student-led organization dedicated to promoting undergraduate research and public involvement in sustainability and advanced technologies through Drexel’s Race Street property.
  • Drexel Cyber Dragons

    A club for students who want to learn more about cybersecurity and/or compete in collegiate competitions.
  • Drexel Women in Computing Society (WiCS)

    An organization tailored specifically to women in computing-related majors at Drexel University, aimed at supporting, recruiting and retaining women pursuing a degree in the field.
  • Drexel Hackathon and Coding Club

    A place for students to work on their coding skills in a casual environment.
  • Drexel oSTEM

    Dedicated to making LGBT individuals feel safe and supported within the STEM community.
  • TechServ

    Committed to bridging the Digital Divide in the Philadelphia area by refurbishing computers to donate to non-profit organizations in need.
  • Drexel University Onyx Valley

    Drexel's chapter of Onyx Valley, a nonprofit organization which aims to draw in more students of color into the field of User Experience. Shows creative students how they can translate their passion into a sustainable career and offer specialized workshops to promote good practice for user experience.

  • Drexel Blockchain

    Comprised of undergraduate and graduate students from a wide range of disciplines, with a concentration of computer scientists, MBAs, and law students. Club members bring a combination of rigorous education and top-level professional experiences together to form a thriving group of blockchain experts and builders. The goal of this organization is to foster a community in the Philadelphia with three fundamental pillars: Education, Implementation of Blockchain, and Consultancy.

  • Drexel University Extended Reality Club

    Centered around creating a community for those learning, teaching, or working within the new technological are of Extended Reality.

  • Drexel AI

    Seeks to help Dragons get familiar with Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning fields.

  • Drexel Algorithms and Data Structures

    For students interested in developing their programming skills and honing their algorithmic intuition through regular training, simulations, and coding competitions.

  • Drexel Game Developers Group

    Promotes fields involved with game development, including Computer Science, Digital Media, and Music, to the University’s student body.

Graduate Student Organizations and Clubs

Professional Organizations

Students have the opportunity to participate in professional organizations such as the following. Many of these associations have local chapters.

Student Chapters of Professional Organizations

Honor Societies

  • Beta Phi Mu, Sigma Chapter

    Beta Phi Mu is an international honor society that recognizes and promotes scholastic achievement in library and information studies.
  • Upsilon Pi Epsilon

    The only National Honor Society for the computing sciences and is recognized as such by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) and IEEE Computer Society. Drexel University was chartered in 1989 as the fifth chapter of the state of Pennsylvania to the Association by the Executive Council of Upsilon Pi Epsilon.
  • Eta Kappa Nu, Beta Alpha Chapter

    The international honor society of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) which recognizes excellence in the electrical and computer engineering field.