The Towson University Beta Chapter of Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE) was established in 1991. The mission of Upsilon Pi Epsilon is to recognize academic excellence at both the undergraduate and graduate levels in the Computing and Information Disciplines. The program allows outstanding students to obtain recognition of superior educational achievement that emphasizes the Computing and Information Disciplines as well as liberal arts, sciences, and other professional and interdisciplinary education in the context of individual and societal responsibilities.
Membership in UPE is the highest honor that a student in the computer and information sciences can receive. Members receive a free one-year membership to the Association for Computing Machinery and students are eligible for various scholarships.
Cost of membership is a total of $70.00, including the following:
Respondents will be notified of the results of their application by April 1. In order to participate in the induction ceremony, successful applicants must hand in their payments (check or cash) in an envelope with their name. Checks MUST be made out to the TU Foundation. The induction ceremony takes place once a year in April.
For any additional questions, please reach out to the director Dr. Joyram Chakraborty.