Professional and Student Organizations

UB supports so many professional organizations and student clubs at the departmental, school, and university levels that (at least) one of them will suit your personality and interests.  Get involved, make friends, build leadership skills, and cultivate your professional network! We invite you to join as many as you like.

CSE Student Clubs and Organizations

The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) is the main professional organization for computing professionals. Our mission is to foster a student community around computer science and software engineering at the University at Buffalo through tech talks, hackathons, and social events.
The Computer Science and Engineering Graduate Student Association (CSEGSA) is a GSA academic club formed to bring the CSE graduate students together, promote communication and interest in issues concerning CSE graduate students.
The National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) is the only national non-profit focused on women's participation in computing across the entire ecosystem, helping nearly 900 organizations recruit, retain, and advance women from K-12 and higher education through industry and entrepreneurial careers by providing support, evidence, and action.
UB Hacking is the University at Buffalo's official student-run hackathon. Students are invited to gather at our event to create cool and innovative projects within 24 hours and showcase their achievements. Just bring your laptop (and other personal hygiene products) and we'll prepare the food and swag for a memorable weekend!

SEAS Student Clubs and Organizations

The mission of the AWMA student chapter is to provide leadership and direction to the UB student population in the areas of air and waste management.
The purpose of the Computational Sciences Club is to bring together UB students from various disciplines to share their research perspectives, organize seminars and workshops, promote collaboration, and nurture awareness in the job market.
The UB Design Club is a multidisciplinary outlet for the exploration of entrepreneurship, design, and product development.
EMERGE is a student-run STEM-themed biannual publication powered by a multidisciplinary team of inquirers who strive to artistically produce technical content.
The mission of EWH is to help students apply knowledge and skills to real problems facing health professionals in the developing world, while expanding practical skills beyond classroom exposure.
The National Society of Black Engineers is the largest student managed organization in the country. NSBE seeks to promote the recruitment, retention, and academic excellence of students of color in engineering and science.
The New York Water Environment Association (NYWEA) University at Buffalo Student Chapter is aimed at linking students to the professional world of water sustainability and management.
oSTEM@Buffalo is a lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, two-spirited, queer, questioning, intersex, asexual (LGBTTQQIA+) and ally-affirming organization that aims to provide services and support for students in science, technology, engineering and mathematics and to create a dynamic network between students and professionals in industry and academia.
Phi Sigma Rho is a social sorority exclusively for women in engineering. Phi Sigma Rho sisters strive for academic and professional excellence but recognize that developing lasting bonds of friendship and support with other women in engineering is essential to our success.
UB Robotics (UBR) is an undergraduate club dedicated to engineering excellence and collaboration in the field of robotics.
Scientista empowers pre-professional women in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) through content, communities, and conferences.
SASE is dedicated to the professional and educational advancement of Asian heritage scientists and engineers.
SHPE UB inspires and motivates underrepresented students to pursue careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics at the University at Buffalo and in the Buffalo area.
The Society of Women Engineers encourages women to achieve their full career potential as engineers and leaders by expanding the image of the engineering profession as a positive force in improving the quality of life, and by demonstrating the value of diversity.
The goal of the University at Buffalo Students for the Exploration and Development of Space (UB SEDS) is to raise interest and awareness of space exploration and development.
Tau Beta Pi is the nation's second oldest honor society, and the the only engineering honor society that recognizes individuals from all engineering disciplines.
TPEC gives interested students the chance to explore theme park engineering in depth and to learn more about potential careers in the field.
Theta Tau is the nation's oldest co-ed fraternity for engineers and is comprised of students from all engineering majors.
Nanosat is a collaborative organization of undergraduate and graduate students who work with the Air Force Research Lab, NASA, and Moog, Inc. to build satellites from concept to launch.

UB Student Clubs and Organizations