Groups and organizations

CS&E community members organize and participate in many organizations on campus.

American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES)

Builds community by bridging science and technology with traditional Native values.

Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Student Chapter

Advances the arts, sciences, and applications of information technology.

Association for Computing Machinery for Women (ACM-W) Student Chapter

Supports, celebrates, and advocates for the engagement of women in all aspects of the computing field.

College of Science and Engineering Diversity & Inclusivity Alliance

Improves the college's climate through advancement and practice of diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI)

Council of Advancement of Underrepresented Scientists and Engineers (CAUSE)

Dedicated to the recruitment, retention, and professional development of graduate students of color and first generation college students within the College of Science and Engineering

Department of American Indian Studies

Strive to restore and promote the importance of American Indians in everyday life through the exploration of indigenous narratives, heritage, and history

Graduate Students of Color Alliance (GSOCA)

Promotes community and support for graduate and professional students of color

National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE)

Works to increase the number of culturally responsible black engineers who excel academically, succeed professionally, and positively impact the community

NorthStar STEM Alliance: The Minnesota Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation

Offers programs and opportunities to meet the challenge of doubling the number of underrepresented graduates in STEM fields

Office for Equity and Diversity (OED)

Creates a welcoming and affirming climate—to serve and support diverse individuals and groups at the University of Minnesota

    Out in STEM (oSTEM) Professional Development Group for LGBTQIA+ Students

    Dedicated to educating and fostering leadership for LGBTQIA+ communities in the STEM fields

    Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Program

    An academic advising office within the College of Liberal Arts available to any CLA student who appreciates an environment that embraces and fosters multiculturalism

    Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers (SASE)

    Supports the advancement of Asian heritage scientists and engineers in education and employment so they can achieve their full career potential

    Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)

    Promotes the development of Hispanics in engineering, science, and other technical professions to achieve educational excellence, economic opportunity, and social equity

    Women in Computer Science (WCS) Program

    Promotes and enhances the visibility of accomplishments of women in computer science; addresses the issues that contribute to the retention and recruitment of women in the sciences

    Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) Initiative

    Supports women by fostering an inclusive community and sponsoring a variety of programs