Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE) is an honorary society established to recognize outstanding talent and promote high scholarship and professionalism in the Computing Sciences. UPE is the first and remains the only international honor society for the Computing Sciences, and is recognized by ACM and IEEE Computer Societies. Membership in UPE is extended through invitation to students and faculty in Computer Science and Computer Engineering who display outstanding scholarship and professionalism.
The Alpha Mississippi Chapter of Upsilon Pi Epsilon was established at Mississippi State University on April 29, 1974. Membership in UPE is open to Juniors and Seniors in Computer Science and Computer Engineering with outstanding academic standing.
Information about membership eligibility can be found in Bylaw VIII of the Bylaws of the UPE chapter.